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Mary Crowson

Mary Crowson is a program operations specialist for the Research Partnerships and Grants Initiative within George Mason's School of Business.

School of Business Shares Provost Award

A $5,000 award from the Provost will help fund a day-long cybersecurity conference for an audience of small- and mid-sized business executives interested in understanding and addressing cybersecurity issues. Mark Troutman, director, Center for Infrastructure Protection & Homeland Security, represents the School of Business on the project, which is headed by Jody Keenan of the […]

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Alumni Meet with Estonian Cybersecurity Expert

Cybersecurity expert Joe Carson, visiting from Estonia, spent an evening at the Arlington campus with a group of alumni from the MS in Management of Secure Information Systems program.  During a roundtable discussion, the group compared U.S. to European approaches to cybersecurity. The late June meeting was a reunion of sorts for the group since […]

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Visiting Nigerian Scholar Focuses on Cybersecurity

“Tremendously insightful” is how Temitope Aladesanmi, PhD, describes his time as a visiting scholar at George Mason University’s School of Business and Volgenau School of Engineering. “We have a lot of political unrest in my country (Nigeria), which tends to dominate our national identity,” says Aladesanmi. “However, my time in the United States has made […]

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Researcher Spotlight: Olivia (Mandy) O’Neill

In an interview, Olivia (Mandy) O’Neill, an assistant professor of management in the School of Business and a senior scholar at Mason’s Center for the Advancement of Well-Being, talks about some of the things she’s learned as a successful researcher and shares some of her plans for finding research funding. O’Neill’s research focuses on emotions […]

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Meet the New Team at the Office of Sponsored Programs

If you have a question about grant proposals and funding, there is a new team at the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) that would like you to reach out to them: (from left in photo below) Elizabeth Hale-Salice, senior grants administrator; Andrew Sprecher, research administration manager; and Shamekia Davis, grants specialist. Not pictured: Lindsay Holyfield, […]

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