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Alex Bolinger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Management

Office: BA 433

(208) 282-6242

Ph.D. University of Utah
MBA Idaho State University
MA Idaho State University
BBA Idaho State University

Dr. Bolinger’s research interests focus on groups and teams, negotiation, entrepreneurship, and employment in service professions. He is an advocate of active learning and student engagement with the community. He also created the “Make-a-Wish Challenge” at ISU and initiated an honors class where students work in teams to write a local history book that is published by Arcadia Publishing. Bolinger was voted by the Associated Students of ISU as the school’s “Professor of the Year” for the 2015-2016 school year.

Tyler Burch, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Management

Office: BA 444

(208) 282-3455

Ph.D. University of Washington
MS University of Washington
MAcc Brigham Young University
BS Brigham Young University

Dr. Burch’s primary research interests include individual psychological withdrawal and embeddedness in and organization, the work-family interface, employee voice and pedagogical techniques. Dr. Burch is passionate about teaching courses related to organizational behavior, loves the outdoors, and is enamored with his wife Erin and their three children.

Dennis Krumwiede, Ph.D.

Professor of Management

Office: BA 429

(208) 282-3506

Ph.D. Kansas State University
MS University of Colorado
BS University of Nebraska

Dr. Krumwiede’s research focuses on Operations Management topics including Quality Management, Project Management, Theory of Constraints, Enterprise Resource Planning, and Supply Chain Management / logistics. His publications can be found in Operations and Case related peer reviewed Journals.

Greg Murphy, Ph.D.

Professor of Management

Office: BA 443

(208) 282-2856

Ph.D. University of Houston
MB University of Houston
MS University of Central Texas
BA Weber State University

Teri Peterson, Ed.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor of Management

Office: BA 536

(208) 282-4861

Ed.D. Idaho State University
MS Utah State University
MS San Diego State University
BA University of California

Dr. Peterson has been involved in independent consulting for other industries and has participated as an author in multiple papers and presentations addressing the statistical methods and results of the information theoretic approach to model selection. In working with researchers she has managed and guided the design of data files, construction of scales, and other aspects of data modeling. Dr. Peterson has worked extensively with researchers in the areas of marketing, economics, management, nursing, dental hygiene, pharmacy, physical therapy, health care administration and health education.

Sue Schou

Clinical Assistant Professor of Management

Office: BA 439

(208) 282-4608

Ph.D. Idaho State University
MS Florida State University
BS Florida State University

With her Ph.D. being in instructional design while also holding a certificate in geotechnology, Dr. Schou’s research interests are diverse. At the College, Schou works as a statistics professor and served as the chair of the Special Interest Group on Statistics Education associated with the Mathematics Association of America (MAA). In addition, she has served on the Joint ASA/MAA Committee on Statistics Education.

Jeff Street, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Management, Director of CEED

Office: BA 335

(208) 282-3162

Ph.D. University of Georgia
MBA University of Tennessee
BSME East Tennessee State University

Dr. Street holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia. His areas of research and teaching bridge his dual interests in strategic management and operations management, particularly where processes and systems germane where operations management can be leveraged to achieve competitive advantage.

Neil Tocher, Ph.D.

Department Chair of Management and Marketing, Professor of Management

Office: BA 441

(208) 282-3588

Ph.D. Auburn University
MS Auburn University
BS Gonzaga University

Dr. Tocher’s primary research interests focus on the influence of social resources on entrepreneurial outcomes, the influence of human resource management practices on the performance of small and emerging firms, and case writing. Tocher has taught courses at the undergraduate and masters levels in entrepreneurship, venture consulting, strategic management, and organizational behavior.

Yan Chen

Professor of Management

Office: BA 440

(208) 282-2155

Rutgers University
Ph.D. in Industrial Relations and Human Resources

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Master of Human Resources and Industrial Relations

Renmin University of China
Bachelor of Management, Major in Labor and Social Security

Yan Chen received her Ph.D in Industrial Relations and Human Resources from Rutgers University. Her research areas include compensation and benefits, workplace diversity, and strategic human resource management.


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