Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Research

Selected Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Research authored by Walker College of Business Faculty


  • "This is Who I am: Using Instagram as Counterspace for Shared Ethnic Identity Expressions," Perera, B. Y., Ray Chaudhury, S., Albinsson, P. A., & Nafees, L, Journal of the Association for Consumer Research, 2021


  • "Senior sexual and gender minorities' perception of healthcare services: A phenomenological approach," I Benoit, P Albinsson, International Journal of Healthcare Management, 2020

  • "Sexual harassment training: A need to consider cultural differences," H Davison, V Mishra, Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Perspectives on Science and Practice, 2020

  • "Student Perceptions of Group Learning Experiences. Does Race Matter?" R Kaenzig 

  • "Young Adults and their Digitally Extended Selves: Assessing the impact of Gender," L Nafees, R Nargundkar, S Kushai, Journal of Public Affairs, February 2020


  • "Cultivating Inclusive Excellence," J Anderson, Presentation, Boone, NC, January 2019

  • "Empathy as an antecedent of social justice attitudes and perceptions," Cartabuke, M., Westerman, J. W., Bergman, J. Z., Whitaker, B. G., Westerman, J., & Beekun, R. I., Journal of Business Ethics, 2019

  • "Inclusive Teaching Best Practices," J Anderson, Lecture, Appalachian State University, September 2019

  • "Overcoming Health Inequities in Native American Tribal Populations through mHealth," C Noteboom, J Xiong,  Twelfth Annual Pre-ICS SIG Global Development Workshop (SIGGlobDev), December 2019

  • "Social Determinants of Health Equity: Does mHealth Matter for Human Development?," J Xiong, S Qureshi, The 2019 annual Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), August 2019

  • "Social Class and Social Networks: How Sociocultural Upbringing Affects Organizational Social Networks," J Tilton,  May 2019

  • "Teenage workers need sexual harassment training, #TeensToo," H Davison, S Stewart,  Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Perspectives on Science and Practice, May 2019

  • "The Death of the Inner Circle: Understanding the Perpetuation of the Corporate Elite," H Loncarich, J Tilton, J Johnson, J Ridge, Academy of Management Proceedings 2019 (1), 15358

  • "Unequal Dignity: An Examination of Social Class Differences in Preserving and Protecting Dignity," J Tilton, JJ Kish-Gephart, K Lucas, Academy of Management Proceedings 2019 (1), 15029

  • "What we don’t know: Answers from the SIOP Income and Employment Survey," H Davison,  Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Perspectives on Science and Practice


  • "Academic Career Advancement in IS: Does Gender Matter?," L Iyer, 2018 AMCIS Proceedings

  • "Best Practices for Data in Rural Utilities: The Importance of Data Standardization," E Hassler, Appalachian Regional Business Symposium, March 2018

  • "Constituting, Testing and Validating the Gender Learner Profiles of Serious Game Participants," Garber, L.L., Hyatt, E. M., & Boya, U. O., International Journal of Management Education, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2018

  • "Entrepreneurial intentions and start-ups: Are women or men more likely to act on their intentions?" B Powell, D Hsu, H Zhou, R Shinnar, International Small Business Journal,  April 2018

  • "Gender Identity and Auto Insurance: A New Adverse Selection Crisis Looming?" L Medders, Presentation, Orlando, FL, November 2018

  • "Medical Tourism Destinations: the Influence of Patient Motivation, Gender, and Risk Aversion on Country Consideration Set," B Guy, International Journal of Healthcare Management, 2018

  • "Revisiting the 2016 SIOP Income & Employment Survey: Gender pay gap," H Davison, The Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, 2018

  • "The Role of mHealth for Equitable Access to Healthcare for Rural Residents," B Deitenbeck, S Qureshi, J Xiong, AMCIS, 2018


  • "Reboot: Revisiting Factor Influencing Female Selection of the CIS Major," D Hodges, K Corley, Information Systems Education Journal, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2017

  • "Identity work by first-generation college students to counteract class-based microaggressions," B Gray, T Johnson, J Kish-Gephart, J Tilton, November 2017, Organization Studies 39 (9), 1227-1250

  • "The Role of Gender in the Provision of Public Goods through Tax Compliance," D Bruner J D'Attoma, S Steinmo, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, December 2017

  • "Understanding the sources and consequences of dignity threats for members of lower social classes," J Tilton, JJ Kish-Gephart, K Lucas, Academy of Management Proceedings 2017 (1), 16810


  • "Barriers to Balance: The Lower Social Classes' Arduous Experience of Work-Life Conflict," J Tilton, Academy of Management Proceedings, July 2016 (1), 14113