Meghan Stidd, Ph.D.

UCCS College of Business Assistant Dean of External Relations, Meghan Stidd, Ph.D.

Meghan Stidd, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean of External Relations
College of Business
Dwire Hall 301A

Education

Ph.D., Educational Leadership, Research, and Policy, UCCS, 2012

Master of Public Administration, UCCS, 2009

Bachelor of Science, Business, dual emphasis in Human Resource Management and Marketing, minor in Leadership Studies, UCCS, 2004

Professional Experience

Assistant Dean for External Relations, UCCS College of Business, Dec 2018 – Present

Program Director, UCCS College of Business Career Development Center, Dec 2016 – 2018

Regional Director, Mountain Pacific Troops to Teachers, 2016

Associate Regional Director, Mountain Pacific Troops to Teachers, 2008 – 2016

Professional Research Assistant, Mountain Pacific Troops to Teachers, 2004-2008

Publications and Presentations

The Ethics of Unpaid Internships

Cooperative Education and Internship Association Academy | Presentation | April 2020

Finding the Why: Encouraging Lifelong Learning in Students

UCCS Teaching and Learning Conference | Presentation | January 2020

Perfecting Partnerships

Cooperative Education and Internship Association Academy | Presentation | June 2019

Telling Your Story and Getting What You Need 

Cooperation Education and Internship Association Academy | Panelist | June 2019

Using Annual Sponsorships to Increase Employer Engagement

Cooperative Education and Internship Association Annual Meeting | Presentation | April 2019

Connecting the College of Business to the Community

Colorado Springs Business Journal | Article | April 2019

To Pay or Not to Pay: How to Properly Compensate Interns

Colorado Springs Business Journal | Article | August 2018

Integrating Ethics into the Internship Curriculum

Cooperative Education and Internship Association | Annual Meeting | Presentation | April 2018

Building Relationships through the Better Business Bureau

Cooperative Education and Internship Association | Annual Meeting | Presentation | April 2018

Integrating Ethics into the Internship Curriculum

Cooperative Education and Internship Association | Blog Post | Sept 2017

UCCS Career Development Center Seeks Partners

Colorado Springs Business Journal |Article | Aug 2017

Recruit and Retain the Best Talent

University of Colorado Colorado Springs | College of Business Alumni Association | Keynote Speaker | Aug 2017

Ethical Interview Practices

Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative | Pueblo Community College Summer Institute | Presentation | Jun 2017

ROTC

Sociology of Education | SAGE Publications| Article | May 2013

Recruiting the Best: Military Veterans as Teachers

American Association for Education Employment | Annual Meeting | Presentation | Oct 2012

Does Alternative Certification Lead to Higher Levels of Teacher Turnover? Insights from Nationally Representative Data

Co-author | American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting | Roundtable Session | Apr 2012

Does Money Matter

A Policy Evaluation of Troops to Teachers Legislation Using a Mixed Methods Approach

American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting | Poster Session | Apr 2012

An Analysis of Troops to Teachers Legislation Using a Fixed Effects Model

Effective Pathways to Teaching Conference | Presentation | Apr 2011

Military Career Transitions: An Evaluation of Troops to Teachers Counseling Practices and Influence on Participant Withdrawal

American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting | Poster Session | Apr 2011

Courses Taught

MGMT 3000 - Integrated Skills for Management

BUAD 1000 - Introduction to Business

GPS 1010 - Finding your Way Business

BUAD 3010 - Career Strengths and Assessment

BUAD 3100 - ROAR Program Phase I – Finding Your ROAR

BUAD - 3200 - ROAR Program Phase II - Refine Your ROAR

Professional Organizations

Cooperative Education and Internship Association

Vice President of Region 6, 2019-2021

National Research Committee Member, 2017-Present

Colorado State Representative, 2017-2019

Winter Night Club

President, 2019-2020

1st Vice President/President Elect, 2018-2019

Member, 2014-2018

Collegiate Career Services Association

Conference Planning Committee Member, 2019

Member, 2018-Present

Colorado Internship Partnership Group

Member, 2017 - Present

National Association of Colleges and Employers                                                                      

Member, 2017 – Present

Delta Sigma Pi

Honorary Member, Inducted in 2019

Awards and Honors

Colorado Springs Business Journal Rising Star, 2019

Mountain Lion of the Month, UCCS College of Business, October 2018

Outstanding Staff Award, UCCS College of Business, 2017

Dean’s Recognition Award, UCCS College of Business, 2017

Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Inducted in 2003

Staff Excellence in External Service Award, UCCS College of Business, 2018

Staff Excellence Award Nominee, University of Colorado Staff Council, 2019