Learn more about current Doctoral Student, retired Marine Corps Colonel, and artificial intelligence researcher, Marty LaPierre, Jr.
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Recent Student Spotlights
General David Petraeus, former CIA director and noted military authority,sat down with University of Phoenix Center for Leadership Studies & Educational Research (CLSER) personnel to discuss the role of servant leadership in the military.
School of Advanced Studies Student Jim Turner, on the cusp of earning his University of Phoenix Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership degree (A Heuristic Study of Servant Leadership in the Military) has much to celebrate this fall. Davenport University has selected Jim for its coveted “Excellence in Teaching” award where he is a full-time business management instructor for the Lansing and Grand Rapids, Michigan campuses.
An Internet marketer and a website designer, doctoral candidate Katherine Maccall took on a research topic that is relevant to her work and seeks answers to solve real-world problems. A native from Latin America, Ms Maccall is passionate about the barriers or lack of digital infrastructure and related institutions governing digitization diffusion in Latin America. Having a good digital infrastructure and digital governance is a prelude for users and businesses to leverage big data to improve businesses, education, healthcare, transportation, and daily lives.
His presentation was titled "The Sustainable Value-Added Model (SVA): An Interdisciplinary Approach to Corporate Sustainability and Strategic Planning."
Learn more about current DHA program student, healthcare researcher, and top-notch multi-tasker Terri Jones-Meineke, MBA.
The article by Jesse Arnett and Brion Goldfinch is titled "Multi-Dimensional Nature of Innovation at Amazon."
Chris Poole, a School of Advanced Studies student, hosted a prevention conference in partnership with tribal, federal, and state partners. The conference provided information and resources to help tribes develop culturally-competent alcohol and drug abuse prevention strategies.
We begin our spotlight series with Jesse Arnett, a SAS student living in Garrettsville, OH and studying under the Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership program.
Pilar Abreu dissertation titled "One Size does not Fit All: Bilingual Training and Effectiveness in Healthcare Translation" has been accepted for presentation at "Cross-cultural conuseling and education conference for research, action, and change".