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New Faculty Join College of Business

August 27, 2012—The University of Texas at Arlington‘s College of Business welcomes three new tenured and tenure-track faculty members this fall. Their academic accomplishments and high levels of research activity are an ideal match for the college’s mission to providing one of the most diverse business student bodies with an exceptional business education at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels. Narayanan Janakiraman, Feirong Yuan, and Bin Srinidhi New faculty at the College of Business, from left to right:
Narayanan Janakiraman, Feirong Yuan, and Bin Srinidhi

Bin Srinidhi joins the Accounting Department as The Carlock Endowed Distinguished Professor. Dr. Srinidhi received his Ph.D. in accounting from Columbia University in 1984. Prior to UT Arlington, Dr. Srinidhi was the Chair Professor of Accountancy at City University of Hong Kong. He has previously served on the faculty at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University; University at Albany, State University of New York; Rutgers University; and New York University. His primary research interest is governance and its necessity in mitigating negative externalities among organizations.

Narayanan Janakiraman is an assistant professor of marketing. His areas of research focus include time perception, philanthropy and unexpected changes in consumer markets. Dr. Janakiraman received his Ph.D. from the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania in 2003. Prior to coming to UT Arlington, Dr. Janakiraman was an assistant professor of marketing at the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.

Feirong Yuan is an assistant professor of management. Dr. Yuan earned her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in 2005. Prior to joining UT Arlington, she was an assistant professor at the University of Kansas. Dr. Yuan's research interests are mainly in the areas of employee creativity and innovation, organizational change, and cross-cultural studies.

About The College of Business

The University of Texas at Arlington College of Business is home to innovative educators who know business—a place where blazing new trails is the norm. The college prepares more than 5,500 students each year for their roles as leaders, innovators and influencers in the global community. The AACSB-accredited College of Business is among the nation’s most productive business schools in published academic research.