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Charles A von Urff, Ph.D.

Dr. von Urff has a BEE degree from NYU, An MSE degree from Princeton, and a Ph.D. degree in O&M, focusing on Telemedicine. Dr. von Urff has been teaching for UOP for over 22 years and teaches in both the School of Business, and the College of IS&T. He has taught at all three levels in UOP. Dr. von Urff has also taught for 4 years in the online Ph.D. program at Capella University. Dr. von Urff was the CCC for the College of IS&T at the SoCal campus, he has been an Area Chair, a CFAL, and a member of the ABET certification team. He has also been extensively involved in curriculum development. Dr. von Urff has an extensive list of publications and presentations. Outside of academia, Dr. von Urff has over 35 years of Executive Management (C level) experience in public and private companies in the Semiconductor, High Performance Computer and Telecommunications industries. His industry experience includes over 25 years of Executive level, International Business management experience.

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Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


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College of Information Systems & Technology