Dean's Club Research featured in Peacock Hall October 14

Twelve business research projects were presented at the 2021 Walker College of Business Dean's Club Research Poster Session on Thursday, October 27.

The following research from Walker College of Business faculty was featured.

Title of Research


What makes a Good Audit Hire, and How has that Changed Post-COVID?Pennie Bagley, Kevin Eller, Brian Hasson
The Impact of Coastal Groundwater Issues on the Coastal Tourist Economy of North CarolinaJohn Whitehead
Consumer Improvisation, Vulnerability and ResiliencePia Albinson,  Kesha Coker, Jessica Zeiss
Collateral Enforcement in Public Goods GamesBrock Stoddard
Newcomer Socialization: Investigating the Role of Cultural ValuesH. Kristl Davison
Consumer Responses to Legality Framing About Medical Canabis in Social MediaJeff Foreman
Air Transport in the COVID Era: A Fear and Satisfaction Analysis using a Best-Worst ScaleSteven Leon
Healthcare User Generated Content (HUGC) and COVID Vaccination Hesitancy and ResistanceWei Xie
Is the Influencer I Follow Human or Robot: A Case of Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) Influencers and BrandsLubna Nafees
Personality and Ethical ChoiceDavid Dickinson
How Online Gambling Impacts Probability Judgements in a Bayesian task environmentParker Reid
Collateral Enforcement in Small Groups Brent Johnson

The research depicted in the posters was funded in part by the Walker College's Dean's Club, an annual giving society designed to benefit our students and faculty while enhancing our academic programs. 

About the Walker College Dean's Club

Contributions from Dean's Club members provide unrestricted support each year for critical needs in the college such as: student scholarships, travel funds for faculty and students to attend course-related conferences and/or visits to corporations, seed money for new programs or opportunities within the college, and resources to bring guest lecturers, such as leaders in business and government, to the classroom. Learn more about the Dean's Club.

About Faculty Research in the Walker College of Business

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. For more information, visit

Dean's Club Research featured in Peacock Hall October 14
Published: Sep 28, 2021 2:10pm