2001-present: Tarleton State University, College of Business Administration, Department of Management, Marketing and Administrative Systems, Stephenville, Texas. Professor and Department Chair.
1996-2001: Tarleton State University, College of Business Administration, Department of Management, Marketing and Administrative Systems, Stephenville, Texas. Associate Professor.
1994-1996: Tarleton State University, College of Business Administration, Department of Management, Marketing and Administrative Systems, Stephenville, Texas. Assistant Professor.
1988-1994: Tarleton State University, College of Business Administration, Department of Computer Information Systems and Management, Stephenville, Texas. Assistant Professor.
1985-1988: Grambling State University, College of Business, Department of Management and Marketing, Grambling, Louisiana. Assistant Professor.
1985-Fall: Louisiana State University in Shreveport, College of Business Administration, Department of Management and Marketing. Adjunct Faculty.
1983-1985: Louisiana Tech University, College of Administration and Business, Department of Business. Teaching Assistant.
Teaching Interests: Personnel, Human Resource Management; Web-based Course; Production/Operations Management; Business Policy /Strategy; General Management Principles; Organizational Behavior; Organizational Theory; Principles of Marketing.
Courses Taught: Graduate: Seminar
Contemporary Human Resource Management Issues.
Management: Introduction to Business; Organizational Behavior, Planning and Control; Management Principles and Policies; Management of Human Resources; Compensation Management; Purchasing and Materials Management; Business Policy; Recruitment, Selection and Placement.
Quantitative Analysis: Operations Management.
General Business: Business Mathematics.
Working Papers: "Long-Range Planning at the Macro Level."
"Participative Management: Fact or Fiction?"
Professional Certification: "Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)" for life; through the Human Resource Management Certification Institute
Professional Affiliations: Beta Gamma Sigma (National Honor Society in Business and Management); Omicron Delta Epsilon (Honor Society in Economics); Academy of Management; Academy of Management, Southwest; Society for Human Resource Management (formerly American Society of Personnel Administration).
Nonacademic Work Experience:
1981-1982: Geo Vann, Bossier City, Louisiana. Implemented and directed new inventory records system for controlling explosives and tools used in oil well completions.
1973-1981: City of Springfield, Springfield, Missouri. Zoning Enforcement Inspector in charge of developing, implementing and directing a new effective enforcement program for the city's zoning ordinance. Supervised from one to three employees.
Fall 1972: Traveled extensively through Europe and the Middle East studying other cultures.
Summer 1972: Chicago Transit Authority, Chicago, Illinois. Employed as a temporary city bus operator.
1970-1971: M.F.A. Insurance Companies (now Shelter), Springfield, Missouri. Served as a claims adjuster for all lines of insurance.
1969-1970: Worked at Wickes Lumber and Building Supply while attending Southwest Missouri State University taking courses to become a highschool science teacher.
1968-1969: Attended Drury College, Breech School of Business Graduate School, Springfield, Missouri.
Last updated 11/26/2003