Donald G. Gardner, Ph.D.

Donald G. Gardner, Ph.D.

Donald G. Gardner, Ph.D.

Professor of Management & Organization
Dwire Hall 212

Education

  • Ph.D. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
  • B.S. Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Teaching

  • Professor of Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 2002 - present
  • Establishment Professor of Management, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 2000 - 2002
  • Visiting Professor of Management, Australian Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1996
  • Professor of Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1992 - 2000
  • Associate Professor of Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1986 - 1990
  • Visiting Assistant Research Professor, School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984 - 1986
  • Associate Professor of Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs (promoted in absentia),1985
  • Assistant Professor of Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1981 -1984
  • David Ross Fellow, Purdue University, 1980 - 1981
  • Instructor, Personnel Management, Purdue University, 1979 - 1980
  • Co-Instructor, Introduction to Administrative Decision Making, Purdue University,1979
  • Research Assistant, Information Privacy Research Center, Purdue University, 1978 - 1979
  • Research Assistant, Frye/Joure and Associates (management consultants), Memphis, Tennessee, 1977 - 1978

Certifications

  • Certified administrator of and coach for the Meyer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT)
  • MHS Organizational Effectiveness Unit (2006)

Professional Experience

  • Department Chair, Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 2002 - 2005
  • Head of School ("Dean"), School of Business, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 2000 - 2002
  • Department Chair, Management and Organization, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1992 - 2000
  • Associate Dean, College of Business and Administration, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1997 - 1999
  • Director of Distance Education MBA Program, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 1997 - 1999

Organizations

  • Academy of Management
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Society for Human Resource Management

Teaching Interests

  • Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Labor Relations

Research Interests

  • Work Attitudes, Motivation, and Performance
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Staffing
  • Performance Appraisal