Alum Dr. Jermani "Felicia" Thompson presented a research paper titled “The Latina’s Long Game to Succeed in U.S. Financial Services Despite Social Class Bias”. This work is based on her dissertation that investigated female project managers readiness and capabilities in leadership in the financial industry. Her dissertaion measured managers' formal and informal trainings of tacit and implicit knowledge. Dr. Thomspon graduated from SAS in 2017 from the DMIST program and has since been pro-actively pursuing publication opportunities.
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Dr. Lynne Devnew speaking passionately at The Qualitative Report Conference (TQR), January 2018
By C.A. Holland, EdD, UOPX Junior Fellow
Dr. Elizabeth Johnston, Dr. Jerry Olivas, Dr. Patricia Steele, Dr. Cassandra Smith, and Dr. Liston Bailey received confirmation that their chapter titled Virtual Reality Pedagogical Considerations in Learning Environments was published in Student-Centered Virtual Learning Environments in Higher Education(chapter 2) published by IGI Global and edited by Marius Bobac and Selma Koc.
The School of Advanced Studies Alumni Special Interest Group is excited to announce the start of new feature which will highlight the professional and scholarship advancements of our alumni. Alumni are encouraged to let the SAS Alumni SIG know "how they are doing" by following the directions below. A monthly SAS Alumni Spotlight Profile will be published within the SIG group of the Research Hub.
The Phoenix Scholar has just published its third issue. The third issue brings you articles about current research, scholarship, events, and interviews at the University of Phoenix, written by our leading scholars. Click on news title to download your copy and read more.
The Phoenix Scholar Summer 2018 edition is the third quarterly installment since its inception and the theme coincides with this year’s one millionth University of Phoenix graduate achievement. From its inception of the founders’ revolutionary ideas to offer quality alternative college classes and the new flexibility of the non-traditional classroom are recounted.
Congratulations to Dr. Leslie Miller and Sara Pemble on their successful paper presentation and panel discussion at the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) convention in Chicago, Illinois. The presentation team included I-O psychology, HR, and public relations professionals. Further, two Department Chiefs from the Clearwater (FL) Fire & Rescue participated on the panel.