Mason Ameri, PhD is an Associate Professor of Professional Practice and the Director of Special Projects at Rutgers Business School. He specializes in managing diversity, specifically examining equal opportunity for people with disabilities. His work has been profiled in more than 100 media outlets, including The New York Times. Mason has had the privilege of sharing his research findings at distinguished conferences hosted by The World Bank and TEDx and has notably advised the House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform on matters of equal access. His published pieces can be found in Academy of Management Discoveries and others. Mason has earned numerous awards in each research and teaching, including two teaching honors at the university level: the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching Innovations. Along with his research team, he recently obtained two major grants through the US Department of Health and Human Services for $4.3 million and the National Science Foundation for $1.88 million.
Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching; Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching Innovations; Dean’s Meritorious Teaching Award at Rutgers Business School; Excellence in Scholarly Contributions Award at Rutgers Business School