Faculty Profile

Dr. James Swaim

Dr. James Swaim

Lecturer
Management & Entrepreneurship
  • DBA - Kennesaw State University
  • MBA - California State University
  • BS - California State University
jswaim2@kennesaw.edu
470-578-6552
Burruss Building 304

Certifications
  • Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB)
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (lifetime)
  • Certified in Integrated Resource Management (CIRM)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
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Research Interest
  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Management
  • Project Management
Teaching Areas
  • Organizational behavior theory as related to supply chain management
  • Project management
Publications
  • The Effects of Collaboration, Rational Persuasion, and Valence on Goal Commitment for Student Team Projects
  • Influences on Student Intention and Behavior toward Environmental Sustainability
  • Student Environmental Sustainability Behavior: Opportunities for Supply Chain Educators
Presentations
  • 75th Annual Academy of Management Meeting - The Use of Influence Tactics and Valence on Commitment for Student Team Projects
  • Decision Sciences Institute - Influences on Supply Manager Behavior toward Environmental Sustainability" Decision Sciences Institute
  • Southern Management Association - Helping the Organization Achieve Environmental Sustainability Goals: Integrating Two Theories of Motivation
  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Educators Conference - Student Environmental Sustainability Behavior: Opportunities for Supply Chain Educators
  • Decision Sciences Institute - A Cross-Functional Systems Project in an IS Capstone Course
Awards and Honors
  • Doctoral Consortium Participant - Selected to participate in doctoral consortium at annual CSCMP conference in Denver, Colorado - October
  • APICS Student Paper & Presentation Competition Finalist - Among three finalists - June
  • Doctoral Consortium Participant - Selected and attended doctoral consortium representing DBA program at Kennesaw State. - November
  • Doctoral Consortium Participant - Selected to participate in doctoral consortium (late stage students) and received $500 honorarium. - November
  • Instructional Innovation Award Competition Finalist - Developed and presented pedagogical paper Maloni, M.J., P. Dembla, and J. A. Swaim, “A Cross-Functional Systems Project in an IS Capstone Course.” - November