Research

Business Research at Appalachian

Walker College of Business faculty produce and disseminate extensive research through both academic and professional communities. In the last five years, faculty members have published approximately 400 peer-reviewed academic journal articles, 130 conference proceedings and made more than 400 conference and professional presentations in 170 different venues. In total, the faculty has produced more than 700 individual intellectual contributions in basic discovery research, more than 400 contributions in applied or integrative research and 240 contributions in teaching and learning research.

Recent News

Westerman to edit Human Resource Management Review special issue on sustainable HRM

Appalachian State University Director of Sustainable Business Jim Westerman will serve as editor of a special issue of the Human Resource Managem...

Walker College Dean's Club research grant applications now open

The Walker College of Business Dean's Club is accepting proposals for Fall 2017-18 research grants. Submit a proposal online through Decembe...

Professor of sustainable business management to speak Nov. 8 about sustainable forestry and climate change

Rajat Panwar, professor of sustainable business management in the Walker College of Business, will speak November 8 as part of the Goodnight Fami...

Professor of sustainable business management to speak Oct. 3 about land use and sustainability

Rajat Panwar, professor of sustainable business management in the Walker College of Business, will speak about land use and sustainability during the ...

College Fed Challenge team featured in competition promo video

Students from Appalachian State University are featured in a new video promoting participation in the College Fed Challenge, a competition designed to...

Accounting professor earns grant from Aspen Institute; graduate students will research on IBM case study

Appalachian State University Professor of Accounting Tammy Kowalczyk has been awarded a 2017 Faculty Micro-Grant from the Aspen Institute's Business a...

Research Support

Appalachian's Office of Research

Appalachian's Office of Research offers support for the research, creative, and scholarly endeavors of Appalachian faculty, staff, and students and collaborates with Special Funds Accounting on the fiscal management of awarded projects.

Walker College Office of Graduate Programs & Research

The Walker College of Business Office of Graduate Programs & Research provides additional support to business faculty. The office administers Dean's Club research grants to tenured and tenure track faculty for research expenses. Learn more or email cobresearch@appstate.edu.