Eric Lee

Full Professor
Sobey School of Business
Finance Info Sys and Mgmt Science

Faculty Member Information

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellowship , , Communications Research Centre, National Research Council (NRC) , 1979
Ph.D., Experimental Psychology, University of Victoria, 1977
M.A., Experimental Psychology, University of Victoria, 1974
B.A., Experimental Psychology, University of Victoria, 1972
Other, Chemical Engineering – 1st two years of BEng, Royal Roads Military College, 1967

Academic Work Experience

1994 - Present, Full Professor; tenured (1993), Management Science, Saint Mary's University
1989 - 1994, Associate Professor, Management Science, Saint Mary's University
1986 - 1986, Associate Professor; tenured (1986), Graduate School of Public Administration, University of Victoria
1982 - 1986, Assistant Professor , Graduate School of Public Administration, University of Victoria
1978 - 1979, Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Carleton University

Honours

Invited 1.5-hr presentation, entitled “Crazy Ideas”, given to 135 Canadian and international junior achievement students and 25 teacher mentors on the importance of critical thinking in business - 2013
Faculty of Commerce Teaching Award Saint Mary's University Student Association (SMUSA) - 2013
Professor 2013 as nominated by Mr. Kiefer Burgess of the Saint Mary's University men’s soccer team Saint Mary's University Canadian Interuniversity Sport - 2013
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year – 1st Year) Saint Mary’s University - 2013
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year – 1st Year) Saint Mary’s University - 2012
Commerce Society Faculty of Commerce Professor of the Year Saint Mary's University - 2010
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary’s University - 2010
Nominated for Saint Mary's University MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary’s University - 2006
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2006 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 129 - 2006
Nominated for Saint Mary's University MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary’s University - 2005
Faculty of Commerce Excellence in Teaching Professor of the Year Saint Mary's University Students’ Association (SMUSA) - 2005
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2005 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 135 - 2005
Named in Canadian Business Magazine’s MBA Guide ‘04 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 85 (7 Nov 2004) - 2004
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2004 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 143 - 2004
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2003 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 137 - 2003
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2002 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 133 - 2002
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary's University - 2001
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2001 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 161 - 2001
Reverend William Stewart, S.J., Medal for Excellence in Teaching (top teaching award at Saint Mary’s University) Saint Mary's University - 2000
Commerce Society Faculty of Commerce Professor of the Year Saint Mary's University - 2000
Named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities 2000 as popular professor at Saint Mary’s University, p. 140 - 2000
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary's University - 1999
Research Fellow Department of Psychology, University of Aberdeen - 1996
MBA Teaching Award (MBA Professor of the Year) Saint Mary's University - 1994
Award for best paper in Applied Psychology (Montreal: Schmidt, F. & Lee, E. Conflict and negotiation within an alliance) Canadian Psychology Association Annual Conference - 1988
Outstanding Service Award University of Victoria - 1987
Award for best paper (Zurich: Lee, E. et al., Human factors in videotex information retrieval) International Zurich Seminar on Digital Communications (Man-Machine Interaction) - 1982
Post-Doctoral Fellowship National Research Council (NRC) - 1977
Doctoral Fellowships National Research Council (NRC) - 1974
Graduate Fellowship University of Victoria - 1973
Undergraduate Scholarship University of Victoria - 1971

Teaching: Course / Program Development

1978/03 - Present, TEACHING CONTRIBUTIONS

Scholarly Contributions

Journal Articles

Lee Eric, Bygrave C, Garg J, Cottreau S. "Can exams be shortened? Using a new empirical approach to test in finance courses", International Journal of Social, Human Science and Engineering 8:1 (Spring - 2014), 113-123
Lee Eric, Bygrave C, Mahar J, Garg N. "Can higher education exams be shortened? A proposed methodology", International Journal of Information and Education Technology 4:6 (Spring - 2014), 517-525

Presentation

Lee Eric, Garg N. "Justifiability of shortening final exam length", Talk delivered to the Department of Finance, Information Systems, and Management Science (Spring - 2015)

Conference Proceedings

Lee Eric, Bygrave C, Mahar J, Garg N. "Can higher education exams be shortened? A proposed methodology", International Conference on Education and Psychological Sciences (2014 - 2014)
Lee Eric, Bygrave C, Mahar J, Garg N, Cottreau S. "Can exams be shortened? Using a new empirical approach to test in finance courses", International Conference on Higher Education and Management (2014 - 2014)
Lee Eric, Bygrave C, Jung M, Mishra V, Whalen T. "Using synthetic designs, a new form of true experimental design: can the length of university exams be shortened without losing integrity of the test? ", Atlantic School of Business Conference (2010 - 2010)

Service: Institutional Committees

Member (departmental representative), Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, 2006/03 - 2011/03 (602)
Elected member, University Review Committee, 2003/03 - 2011/03 (601)
Course Co-ordinator, MGSC2207 (Business Statistics), 1998/03 - 2011/03 (603)