#ThisIsTRSM: A Young, Urban University on the Move

Dr. Frederic Dimanche is the new Director of the Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (TRSHTM). Born in France, he has lived and worked in Oregon, New Orleans, and, most recently, the French Riviera, but says he was drawn to Toronto because of its dynamic and growing tourism sector. “Toronto has experienced a…

#ThisIsTRSM: Where Accounting and Social Responsibility Meet

Dr. Thomas Schneider is a Professor of Accounting at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University, but his academic focus goes way beyond traditional theory. With 12 years of professional experience in management accounting, Dr. Schneider brings real-world expertise to the classroom and explores the relationships between accounting, social/environmental responsibility, and ethics. “Accounting…

#ThisIsTRSM: Retail Innovation in the Heart of Downtown Toronto

Dr. Mark Lee can’t imagine a better place to study retail management than in the heart of one of Canada’s busiest shopping hubs. “Our location is one of our biggest advantages. Students can go to the Eaton Centre and do an observational study or an analysis of a retail store. We have connections to so…

#ThisIsTRSM: Ensuring Creativity in the Classroom

If you take MKT 100 or MKT 300 and expect Dr. Fathima Saleem to simply stand behind a podium and read from a PowerPoint presentation, you may be in for a surprise. The Assistant Professor of Marketing likes to knock down the traditional barriers between professors and students, sitting amongst her class during lectures, using…

A Meeting of the Minds on CSR at Ryerson University: The Nexus between Public and Private Interests

Over this week, Ryerson University in Toronto hosted the Corporate Responsibility & Sustainable Development: 3rd International Symposium. Dr. Lez Rayman-Bacchus, a Visiting Research Fellow at Winchester University and Dr. Phil Walsh of the Ted Rogers School of Management (TRSM) at Ryerson University co-chaired the event. The sustainability focused conference occurs every two years and has…

Entrepreneurs and Clean Energy: A Perfect Pairing

Key role for universities in effecting environmental change, says TRSM professor In a Canada that is beginning to realize the value of renewable, clean energy, Ryerson University has a critical role to play, says Deborah de Lange, a professor of global management studies at the Ted Rogers School of Business Management.