Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Management
Dr. Matrecia S. L. James is currently an associate dean in the Davis College of Business at
Jacksonville University. She serves as associate professor of management and
manages the accreditation, assessment and planning processes within the college.
Prior to obtaining her Ph.D .in Business Administration-Organizational Behavior
from the College of Business at the Florida State University, Matrecia obtained
a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration from the School of
Business and Industry at Florida A & M University and a Master’s Degree in
Business Education from the College of Education, also at Florida A&M
teaching interests include Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Principles of
Management, Business Ethics, and Organizational Design and Change Management.
Her current research interests include cynicism in organizations, social
influence, and workplace spirituality. She has published her work in numerous
journals and conference proceedings. Additionally, she has developed and
facilitated a number of leadership development seminars, organizational
development practicums and individual enhancement workshops.
When not engaged
in facilitating the learning process or engaging in scholarly research, Dr.
Matrecia James enjoys leisure bike riding, snorkeling and listening to
Course: PPOL 550. Leading Organizations