Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors Given to Our Distinguished Faculty

Cuervo-Cazurra receives honorary doctorate

Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra, professor of international business and strategy at D’Amore-McKim, received an honorary doctorate in March from the Copenhagen Business School’s Department of International Economics, Government and Business. Considered one of the leading business schools in Europe, Copenhagen Business School is also the largest business school in Denmark with more than 20,000 students and 600 professors.

Ravi Ramamurti named University Distinguished Professor

Professor Ramamurti is internationally renowned for his pioneering research on the strategies of firms in and from emerging markets. In 2008, he was elected a Fellow of the Academy of International Business for outstanding contributions to the field. Professor Ramamurti’s scholarly work is consistently interdisciplinary, drawing upon economics, political science, and management, among other specialties. He is a prolific researcher and writer, authoring books and journal articles on topics including state-owned enterprises, deregulation, privatization, and reverse innovation. Professor Ramamurti is held in high esteem by his Northeastern colleagues and by thinkers at other leading business schools. On the topic of emerging markets, a peer at another esteemed university wrote: “I know of no one who knows more and has contributed more on the subject than Professor Ramamurti.”

Daniel McCarthy named University Distinguished Professor

Daniel McCarthy, CEM Faculty Fellow and D’Amore-McKim School of Business Professor, the highest rank that can be bestowed upon a faculty member. McCarthy is a renowned international business and management scholar and is consistently ranked as one of the most productive and influential practitioners in his field. He has consulted with domestic and international companies for more than 40 years. In order to be nominated, University Distinguished Professors must have earned international recognition and distinction for educational, artistic, and/or scholarly contributions that have made transformational impact on their field.

Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra elected as Fellow of the Academy of International Business

Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra, Professor of International Business and Strategy, was also named the Division Chair for the Academy of Management’s International Management Division. He also became a reviewing editor for the Journal of International Business Studies.