In recent years, the Business History Conference has sprouted several interest groups that have coalesced around perceived needs. The first two, "Women in Business History" and "Business Historians at Business Schools," meet informally over lunch at the annual meeting to discuss issues in the profession and to network. The "Emerging Scholars" group began informally, but its leadership now constitutes one of the BHC standing committees.
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Professor of History and Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Research Interests: information technology, standardization, Technology, Organizations
Andrew L. Russell is Professor of History and Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica and Albany, New York. He joined SUNY Poly in 2016 after serving as Director of the Program in Science & Technology Studies at Stevens Institute of Technology in...(read more)