Directory & Faculty Profiles

Phil Davidson, PhD

Attended Occidental College in Los Angeles, CA. Major: Biology (Premed). Minor: Chemistry. Received B.A. Degree. Attended California State University in Hayward, CA. Major: Public Administration. Minor: Healthcare. Received MPA in 1994 Attended Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, CA. Major: Human and Organizational Systems. Received MA in Organizational Development in 1996 and PhD in HOS in 1997. Attended University of Phoenix, School of Advanced Studies. Major: Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Received MS in 2011 Started as adjunct faculty with UOPX in 1998, moving to associate faculty and focused on the School of Advanced Studies in 2002.

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-


Associate Faculty
Certified Advanced Facilitator
Dissertation Chair
Committee Member
Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies