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Christina Batcheler

Christina Batcheler Program Operations & Public Relations Specialist Research Partnerships & Grants Initiative, School of Business & Center for Assurance Research and Engineering (CARE), Volgenau School of Engineering George Mason University P: 703-993-3746 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030 *For our latest news, please go to our blog at: *To receive our news via email periodically, please send your email to: *Follow our tweets at: *Join our Meetup Group for upcoming events at:

Congratulations to Maggie Dyre and Brandon Henrich on Receiving Research Administration Certification

Maggie Dyre, Dean’s Office and Brandon Henrich, Information Systems and Operations Management completed and were awarded Research Administration Certificates in May of this year. With their newly acquired background, Maggie and Brandon are looking forward to working further with School of Business faculty in partnering, applying and administering awarded research grants. Maggie and Brandon attended […]

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From the Car sharing Economy to how to Approach a Research Partnership? Dr. Ioannis Bellos Discusses These Topics and More in the New ‘Researcher Spotlight’ Feature Story

Dr. Ioannis (Yannis) Bellos, assistant professor of Information Systems and Operations Management, is the newest feature story for the “Researcher Spotlight” section. Bellos talks about his research interests in the field of Operations Management, his view on research collaborations, as well as opportunities for engagement for School of Business faculty. Congratulations on your recognition by […]

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Visiting Humphrey Scholar from Pakistan Explores Policymaking and ICT at Mason

“I consider this one year as arguably the richest and most fulfilling time of my life,” says Shahzeb Khan, a Humphrey Fellow visiting scholar from Pakistan to George Mason University’s School of Business and Volegenau School of Engineering. During his time at Mason, Khan’s focus is on public policy, international development, and potential of ICT. Shahzeb […]

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School of Business’ Center for Infrastructure Protection – Enhancing Research Focus

Dr. Mark Troutman, Director of the Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security, School of Business talked to us for a few moments in a Q&A session as the subject of the “Researcher Spotlight” feature. Troutman talks about the Center for Infrastructure and Homeland Security’s current and future projects, as well as opportunities for engagement […]

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Dr. Toshio Obi, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan Visits Mason; Highlights Potential for Robotics for Ageing Societies

Japan is the world’s first super ageing society with more than 40% of the population projected to be 65 and older by 2050.  Ageing societies though aren’t limited to Japan – many developed as well as developing countries are projected to have at least 30% of their population 65 or higher by 2050 including Korea, […]

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