Phil Vardiman, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Management

Contact Information:

  • Office: MBB 283
  • Address: ACU Box 29327
  • Email: pxv02b@acu.edu
  • Telephone: 325-674-2153

Academic Resume


Degrees, Licenses, & Certificates:

  • B.S.Ed., Abilene Christian University, 1976
  • M.B.A, University of Mary-Hardin Baylor, 1992
  • Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 2001

 

Academic Positions Held:

  • Associate Professor, College of Business, Abilene Christian University, 2002-Present
  • Assistant Professor, College of Health Professions, Southwest Texas State University, Fall 2001 & Spring 2002

 

Other Positions:

  • Sam Walton Fellow, SIFE, 2002-Present
  • Regional Human Resources Director, Cardinal Health, Inc., 1977-2000
  • Human Resources Manager, Avery Dennison, Inc.
  • Training Supervisor, Avery Dennison, Inc.
  • Production Supervisor, Avery Dennison, Inc.
  • Production Supervisor/Quality Analyst, General Tire & Rubber Co., 1977-1986

 

Courses Taught:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Introduction to Business & Technology
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Principles of Management
  • Production/Process Management
  • Training & Development

 

Research Areas:

  • Conceptual models of collaborative partnerships and the infusion of knowledge workers in the local IT sector
  • Environmental Factors that Impact Leadership Development, Dissertation 2001
  • Environmental Leadership Development: Toward a Contextual Model of Leadership Emergence and Effectiveness
  • Performance appraisals & assessment for Non-Profit organizations
  • Privacy, Safety & Liberty
  • Social Responsibility from a business perspective

 

Current Projects:

  • Conceptual models of collaborative partnerships and the infusion of knowledge workers in the local IT sector

 

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