Georgia State University’s Risk Management Foundation celebrated industry excellence and generosity at the eighth annual Risk Science & Insurance Leadership Awards (“The Riskies”) on March 29 at Georgia State's Center Parc Stadium. Nine individuals were recognized for achievements in risk-related industries and the event raised $193,810 for the foundation.
Department of Risk Management & Insurance
Professor Omesh Kini is the inaugural holder of the Bank of America Distinguished Chair in Finance & Risk Management at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business.
Undergraduate Kudzanai Maveneke and alumna Nuru Mugambi of the J. Mack Robinson College of Business are among the winners of Georgia State University’s 2021 International Education Awards.
Five undergraduate offerings – four specialties and the overall B.B.A. – at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business are ranked among the nation’s best in the 2022 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges
Starting fall 2021, the Department of Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business will offer its highly regarded Master of Actuarial Science (MAS) degree online, allowing working professionals from any location to study at the school ranked first in North America for actuarial science research.
Perry Binder, clinical associate professor of legal studies at Georgia State University’s Robinson College of Business, received the George M. Sparks Award today (April 27) during the university’s 2021 service recognition ceremony.
Glenn W. Harrison, C.V. Starr Chair of Risk Management & Insurance at Georgia State University’s Robinson College of Business, has been appointed a Distinguished University Professor in recognition of his sustained and outstanding record in scholarship and instruction.
The insurance community recently came together virtually to honor outstanding students and members of the risk management community as part of The Riskies Awards, an annual event held by the Georgia State University Risk Management Foundation and the Department of Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University.
A graduate research assistantship position enabled Youssef Zniber to fully focus on his studies. He's completed some really interesting projects, like calculating the cost of health insurance based on customers' personal habits and traits as well as predicting the value of soccer players.
A graduate research assistantship position enabled Ariane Lara to pursue a dual degree in risk. A self-proclaimed math nerd, she aims to work in the risk department for a large corporation.