Congratulations to the winners of the annual WAIB Awards presented at the Academy of International Business conference!

  • 2023 emerging scholar award
  • 2023 woman of the year award
  • 2023 best paper award

Award Winners by Year

2024
2023

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016

2024 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Rebecca Piekkari

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Nana Yaa Antwi-Gyamfi

WAIB Best Paper Award

for the paper entitled “Inclusion for Growth: The Impacts of Entrepreneurial Ecosystems on the Quantity and Quality of Women’s Entrepreneurship”
by
Lianghui Lei, Honglan Yu, Qihai Huang, and Yameng Zhang

Helping Hands Awards

Xuefei Yu, Hang Yuan,  Monisha Dikhit, Shengwen Li, and Sunanda Ale Sharma

2023 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Nancy Adler

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

“Cathy” Chang Liu

WAIB Outstanding Service Award

Lyn Amine

WAIB Best Paper Award

for the paper entitled “The Organizational and Cultural Boundaries of Gender Homophily in Microfinance”
by
Ronny Manos, Amir Shoham, Israel Drori, and Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

Helping Hands Award

Maria Reichert, 2. Soni Jha, 3. Anamika Datta, 4. Jingswen Sha, 5. Hina Mahreen

2022 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Anne-Wil Harzing

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Juan Bu

WAIB Best Paper Award

for the paper entitled “Female CEOS, Institutional Environment, and Exports”

by

Farzana Chowdhury
David Audretsch

WAIB Best Paper Runner-Up

for the paper entitled “From professional aspirations to identity confirmation and transformation: The case of Japanese Career women working for foreign subsidiaries in Japan”

by

Markus Pudelko
Helene Tenzer

Helping Hands Award

 Cinara Gamirage
Esra Karapinar Kocag

2021 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Anne Tsui

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Linn Eleanor Zhang

WAIB Best Paper Award

for the paper entitled “The Impact of Gender Role Orientations on Subjective Career Success: A Multilevel Study of 36 Societies”

by
Jane L. Y. Terpstra Tong, Monash University
David A. Ralston, University Fellows International Research Consortium
Len Treviño, Florida Atlantic University
Olivier Furrer, Université de Fribourg
Fabian Froese, University of Goettingen
Brian Tjemkes, Vrije Universiteit
Fidel León Darder, Universitat de València
Malika Richards, Pennsylvania State University
Yongjuan Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Pingping Fu, University of Nottingham Ningbo
Mario Molteni, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Ian Palmer, RMIT University
Zuzana Tucková, Tomas Bata University
Erna Szabo, Johannes Kepler University
Gabrielle Poeschl, Universidade do Porto
Martin Hemmert, Korea University
Arif Butt, Lahore University of Management Sciences
Teresa de la Garza, Tecnológico Nacional de México
Dalia Susniene, Kaunas University of Technology
Charlotte Karam, American University of Beiruit
Satoko Suzuki, Hitotsubashi University
Han Srinivasan, University of Connecticut
Jamie Ruiz Gutierrez, Universidad de los Andes
Antonin Ricard, Aix-Marseille University
Zoltán Buzády, Corvinus University of Budapest
Luis Sigala Paparella, Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado
Oswaldo Morales, ESAN University
Vik Naidoo, University of Sydney
Maria Kangasniemi-Haapala, South-Eastern Finland University
Tevfik Dalgic, University of Texas at Dallas
Ruth Alas, Deceased
Vojko Potocan, University of Maribor
Ajantha S. Dharmasiri, University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Yongqing Fang, University of Canberra
Calvin Burns, University of Strathclyde
Marian Crowley-Henry, Maynooth University
Marina Dabic, University of Zagreb / Nottingham Trent University

Helping Hands Award

Karoline Summerville

2020 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Janet Murray, University of Missouri-St. Louis

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

June Lee, University of San Francisco

WAIB Best Paper Award

for the paper entitled “For the paper entitled “Same But Different? How Female Entrepreneurs in Beijing, Berlin, and London Manage Gender Stereotypes”

by

Sonja Kristin Franzke &
Fabian Jintae Froese

2019 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Elizabeth Rose

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Andri Georgiadou

WAIB Best Paper Award

Shibashish Mukherjee

Helping Hands Awards

Ha Nguyen Thi Thu
Kechen Dong
Jennet Achyldurdyyev
Komal Kalra
Yaxi Shen
Quyen Dang Thao

2018 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Rosalie Tung

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Danqing Wang

WAIB Helping Hands Award

Lydia Qianqian Li
Zhihan Shen
Emine Beyza Satoglu
Wenjun Tu
Rishika Nayyar
Chui Shiam Chan

2017 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Nakiye Boyacigiller

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Stephanie Lu Wang

WAIB Best Paper Award

Katharina Bader
Fabian Froese

Helping Hands Awards

Li Qian
Rishika Nayyar
Farida Saleem
Wenjun Tu
Gloria Sraha
Susan Ngur

Special Appreciation

AIB Secretariat

2016 WAIB Award Winners

WAIB Woman of the Year Award

Lorraine Eden

WAIB Emerging Scholar Award

Stacy Fitzsimmons

Helping Hands Awards

Liubov Ermolaeva
Irina Heim
Yi-Dan Huang
Mariana Bassi Sutter
Ciska Tobing
Jing Liu
Joan Lilian Ogendo
June Lee
Marcelle Colares Oliveira
Medha Satish Kumar
Xia Liu
Lee Martin
Laura Gasiorowski
Ahreum Lee
Hong Chen

Special Appreciation

Janet Murray