Tatiana Vashchilko (Lukoianova) is a visiting assistant professor in international business, and joined the Department of Management and Human Resources in 2013. After receiving her PhD in Political Science with specialization in International Political Economy (IPE) and Research Methodology, she worked as a visiting instructor at the University of Rochester (Political Science Department), sessional instructor at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University (Canada), and as a research associate at the Ivey Business School and Language and Information Technology Research Laboratory at the University of Western Ontario (Canada).
Dr. Vashchilko teaches the core undergraduate Introduction to International Business class, and an undergraduate elective called Advanced Topics in International Business. Prior to joining Fisher, she taught courses called business and government in global environment; international political economy (IPE); non-state actors in world politics; and macroeconomic analysis and policy.
Dr. Vashchilko’s research interests are multidisciplinary and emerge from her research experience in international business, political science, economics, and information science. Her main research centers on the implications of international institutions and interstate relations for international business. Her work has appeared in The Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS), The Academy of Management (AOM) Conference Best Paper Proceedings, Political Science Quarterly, Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), and the Conference Proceedings of the Association for Computational Linguistics.
As part of her service to professional societies, Dr. Vashchilko organized a professional development workshop (PDW) on Visualization and International Management at the 2014 Academy of Management (AOM) conference (http://u.osu.edu/visualization2014aom/ ).
Dr. Vashchilko has been selected as a finalist of the International Management (IM) Division Fundação Dom Cabral Best Paper in Strategy / International Business (IB) Theory Award, and a finalist of the William H. Newman Dissertation Award at the 2013 Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting. In 2007, she received NSF-EITM fellowship for the participation in Empirical Implications of Theoretical Models (EITM) Summer Institute at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA).
BUSMHR 2000 - Introduction to International Business
Basic coverage of world trade and investment problems, and introduction to multinational corporation strategies and the various types of environments in which they do business. Prereq: Econ 2002.01 (201), and Econ 2001.01 (200) or AEDEcon 2001 (200). Not open to students with credit for BusAdm 555. Not open to students enrolled in UUSS, UExp or PreBSBA-PR.
BUSMHR 3000 - Advanced Topics in International Business
Advanced topics in international business including strategy, alliances, and exchange.
Prereq: BusMHR 2000 and 2291 (BusAdm 499.01). Not open to students with credit for BusAdm 555.
Peer-Reviewed Publications in International Business:
- (2013) “The Signaling Role of BIT Stringency for Facilitating of FDI,” The Academy of Management (AOM) Conference 2013 Best Paper Proceedings.
- (2010) “Dyadic military Conflict, Security Alliances and Bilateral FDI Flows,” Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS) 41(5): 765-782, Special Issue on “Conflict, Security, and Political Risk: International Business in Challenging Times.” With Quan Li.
Peer-Reviewed Publications in Political Science:
- (2010) “The Market for Locations: When Do Foreign Direct Investors Pick Conflict Zones?” Chapter in Ending War, Consolidating Peace, ed. M.Berdal and A.Wennmann, London, UK: Adelphis. With Andreea Mihalache-O’Keef.
Peer-Reviewed Publications in Information Science and Computational Linguistics:
- (2014, forthcoming) “Truth and Deception at the Rhetorical Structure Level” With Victoria L. Rubin. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST). DOI: 10.1002/asi.23216.
- (2014) “Veracity Roadmap: Is Big Data Objective, Truthful, and Credible.” With Victoria Rubin. Advances in Classification Research Online 24(1): 4-15.
- (2012) “Identification of Truth and Deception in Text: Application of Vector Space Model to Rhetorical Structure Theory.” In Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter for the Association for Computational Linguistics: Computational Approaches to Deception Detection Workshop, Avignon, France, April 23, 2012. With Victoria L. Rubin.
- (2013) Business Teaching Case “Coca-Cola: Back to Burma.” With Christopher Williams and Carolyn Burns, London, ON Canada: Ivey Business School Publishing.
- (2001) “Econometric Cross-Impact Analysis of Share Prices in Stock Market Technological Sector,” Economics and Mathematical Methods 37(1), (in Russian). With Sergey B. Perminov.
- "MNEs and Interstate Political Risk.” With Quan Li (Texas A&M, Political Science).
- “Visualization and Theory Development in International Management.” With Olha Buchel (FIMS, UWO) and Andreas Schotter (Ivey, UWO).
- “The Signaling Role of the International Investment Institutions”