Associate Professor of Management
Ph.D. (Management), University of Missouri; M.B.A., Missouri State University; B.S.B.A. (Finance), Avila University.
Business Policy and Strategy, Organization Theory, Research Method and Practice.
Organization Culture, Stakeholder Management, Corporate Social Action
More than fifteen years industry experience in all major functional areas, including finance, marketing, and operations. Numerous scholarly presentations and publications in journals such as: Academy of Management Review, Business & Society, Business & Society Review, the Journal of Public Affairs, and Corporate Governance. James is a past director of the International Association for Business and Society and is an Editorial Board Member for the scholarly journal, Business & Society.
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As I write this, I am attending a class, Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems, in Vienna.