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

Eight earn professorships in Walker College of Business

About the AwardsAppalachian State University professors Tracy Reed, Tammy Kowalczyk, Heather Dixon-Fowler and Ash Morgan have been awarded professorsh...

Tournament bans impact universities’ enrollment, Appalachian study finds

BOONE, N.C. — Does a university’s athletic scandal impact its enrollment? Yes, according to a working paper by Appalachian State University facult...

Students in cross-disciplinary program IOHRM present research in Chicago

Nine Appalachian State University students presented their research at the 2018 Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psy...

Interactive dashboard in Peacock Hall offers insight on energy consumption

An interactive screen in Peacock Hall enables those who work and learn in the building to gain insights about energy consumption.The touch-screen dash...

Student economists estimate impact of five major High Country events

Students from Appalachian State University's student chapter of the National Association for Business Economics and faculty in the Department of Econo...

In Pictures: Sprinkle presents on 'Building the Blockchain for Bees' at NCUR

Appalachian State University junior computer science major Alisha Sprinkle recently presented at the 2018 National Conference for Undergraduate Resear...

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