They aren’t your typical Ph.D. students. And what they’ve chosen to pursue, at Virginia Tech’s Northern Virginia Center in metro Washington, D.C., is not your typical Ph.D. program.
Read about how a new business Ph.D. program in the nation’s capital is equipping executives with elite research skills and meeting a distinct market need in the cover story of the fall 2017 issue of Virginia Tech Business.
Other stories include:
- Combining business and medicine: His Virginia Tech education has helped Dr. Joe Scalea tackle some of the challenges of being director of pancreas transplantation at a major hospital.
- A new business analytics tool for decision making: Michelle Seref’s “rhetoric mining” advances text mining techniques by capturing more sophisticated language phrases identified as rhetorical moves.
- Disaster resilience requires proactivity: Chris Zobel’s research examines humanitarian logistics and supply chain resilience in disaster readiness and response.
For more information, email Sookhan Ho.