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

Finance professor offers advice on unsecured credit cards for people with bad credit

Alex Holcomb Ph.D., Appalachian State University Assistant Professor of Finance, is featured as an expert from WalletHub's recent piece on u...

Dean's Club Research Prize applications now open

Full-time tenured and tenure-track business faculty members at Appalachian State University are invited to submit completed and published research for...

App State awarded AT&T grant to examine climate change resiliency, community impact

BOONE, N.C. — AT&T has selected Appalachian State University as one of five universities nationally to conduct research designed to he...

App State marketing professor’s book analyzes Uber’s success

Appalachian State University professor of marketing Pia A. Albinsson has co-authored a new book, "Uber," about "one of the most innovative compan...

Earn cash for participation in economics experiments

The faculty of the Appalachian Experimental Economics Laboratory (AppEEL) in the Walker College of Business invite you to register to participate in e...

Partnership between CARE and New River Light and Power continues with recent research article

January 15, 2020By Andrew Scott As part of the Center for Analytics Research & Education (CARE) focus on doing research and analytics for goo...

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.

UNC Research Opportunities Initiative

The UNC Research Opportunities Initiative provides targeted funding for innovative and potentially game-changing research projects. These projects have the potential to promote economic development and position North Carolina as a leader in strategically important research areas. The ROI represents North Carolina’s first financial investment in the UNC system’s five-year strategic plan.

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