University of California, Riverside

Anderson Graduate School of Management

Fieldwork Approval Process

What to do Before Starting Your Fieldwork

Prior to starting fieldwork for the AGSM Fieldwork in Management Program, you must complete the fieldwork approval process. This involves completely and accurately filling out the 298I Petition and the Fieldwork Position Description. Include a copy of the job description from the employer. Please carefully follow these steps to complete the process.

1 Complete the Fieldwork in Management (298I) form

  • You will need to complete the 298I form with your site supervisor.
  • Detail the scope of duties you will be performing during your fieldwork in section 1 of the 298I form.
  • Obtain the site supervisor's signature.

2 Complete the Fieldwork Position Description form

3 Get a faculty advisor

  • A faculty member must serve as your academic supervisor for the duration of the fieldwork.
  • You and your advisor must agree upon the written product to be produced and the academic skills that will be applied during the fieldwork. This will be entered into section 2 of the 298I form. Please complete all four questions on a separate sheet of paper.
  • Faculty Advisor List
Area of Accounting
Hyun 'Shana' Hong(951) 827‑7325Anderson Hall 0205
Ke 'Kevin' Li(951) 827‑4993Anderson Hall 0022
Woody Liao(951) 827‑6451Anderson Hall 0202
Barry Mishra(951) 827‑7707Anderson Hall 0217
Theodore Mock(951) 827‑2333Anderson Hall 0209
Area of Finance
Alexander Barinov(951) 827‑3684Anderson Hall 0018
Peter Chung(951) 827‑3906Anderson Hall 0146
Jean Helwege(951) 827‑4284Anderson Hall 0130
Yawen Jiao(951) 827‑3653Anderson Hall 0129
Ivalina Kalcheva(951) 827‑2325Anderson Hall 0137
Thomas Kim(951) 827‑4995Anderson Hall 0242
Yun Liu(951) 827‑6447Anderson Hall 0214
Richard Smith(951) 827‑3554Anderson Hall 0141
Area of Information Systems
Area of Management
Timothy Gubler(951) 827‑3674Anderson Hall 0010
Jerayr 'John' Haleblian(951) 827‑4848Anderson Hall 0250
Michael Haselhuhn(951) 827‑3608Anderson Hall 0234
Ye Li (On Sabbatical Fall 2015)(951) 827‑3694Anderson Hall 0218
Haibo Liu(951) 827‑2920Anderson Hall 0014
Boris Maciejovsky(951) 827‑4786Anderson Hall 0213
Amnon Rapoport(951) 827‑4996Anderson Hall 0226
Marlo Raveendran(951) 827‑6192Anderson Hall 0233
Elaine Wong(951) 827‑7319Anderson Hall 0238
Area of Marketing
Amitav Chakravarti(951) 827‑4999Anderson Hall 0237
Thomas Kramer(951) 827‑7765Anderson Hall 0229
Jorge Silva-Risso(951) 827‑7705Anderson Hall 0201
Ashish Sood(951) 827‑3643Anderson Hall 0015
Charles Zhang(951) 827‑4994Anderson Hall 0246
Rami Zwick(951) 827‑7766Anderson Hall 0222
Area of Operations and Supply Chain Management
Mohsen El Hafsi(951) 827‑4557Anderson Hall 0134
Long Gao (On Sabbatical Fall 2015)(951) 827‑5284Anderson Hall 0221
Elodie Goodman(951) 827‑7882Anderson Hall 0225
Adem Orsdemir(951) 827‑2932Anderson Hall 0142
Yunzeng Wang(951) 827‑4237Anderson Hall 0122
Emeritus Faculty
Bajis Dodin(951) 827‑4284Anderson Hall 0130
David Mayers(951) 827‑5300Anderson Hall 0138
Kathleen Montgomery(951) 827‑6329Anderson Hall 0162
Michael Moore(951) 827‑7325Anderson Hall 0205
Waymond Rodgers(951) 827‑6329Anderson Hall 0162
David Stewart(951) 827‑6329Anderson Hall 0162
G Lawrence Zahn(951) 827‑6329Anderson Hall 0162

4 Write a description of the final product to be completed

  • Upon agreement with the faculty advisor, describe the scope of the final project you plan to produce in section 3 of the 298I form and completely fill out the Fieldwork Description form.

5 Review and signature

  • Submit your completed 298I form along with the Fieldwork Description form to the MBA career services director for review and signature.
  • Meet with the graduate advisor for approval and signature.

6 Final approval and submission

  • Make an appointment with the graduate advisor for approval and final signature.
  • Submit completed and signed 298I form with four questions on separate sheet of paper, fieldwork description form, employer's copy of the job description to the MBA Student Affairs office before your first day of employment.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

The A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management

Graduate Programs Office
102 Anderson Hall, South

Tel: (951) 827-6200
Fax: (951) 827-2055