Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University

Faculty & Research

Dr. James Mirabella

AACSBAACSB Accreditation

Assistant Professor of Decision Science & Information Management

  • P: 904-256-7905
  • E: jmirabe@ju.edu
  • CV: Jim Mirabella CV.doc
  • Dr. Jim Mirabella has been with Jacksonville University since 1998 when he joined the inaugural ADP faculty as an adjunct and has since become full-time in 2008. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Karen, and his 9-year old son, Sean (whom they homeschool). Jim and his son are members of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and the Fellowship of Christian Magicians, and they both enjoy performing Gospel magic, and Jim likes to use magic when teaching. He has written and directed many plays and enjoys leading the drama ministry at his church, and loves to travel (mostly cruising) as well as playing & watching sports.
DBA -  Management, Nova Southeastern University
MBA - Business Administration, Auburn University
M.S. - Statistics, University of North Florida
B.S. - Operations Research, U.S. Air Force Academy
Teaching Interests
Operations Management, Statistics, Quantitative Analysis, Research Methods
Recent Scholarship & Research
Operations Management, TQM, HR, Teaching & Learning
Button, S., Arbogast, G. and Mirabella, J. (2014). “The impact of corporate average fuel economy (CAFÉ) on U.S. automakers.”  Journal of Management and Engineering Integration.
Barrow, L., Kolberg, S., Mirabella, J. & Roter, A.  (2013). “Are Rational Self-Interested Leadership Behaviors Contributing to the Workplace Bullying Phenomenon in Canada and the United States?”   American Journal of Industrial and Business Management.
Perez, J. & Mirabella, J. (2013).  “The relationship between leadership practices and restaurant employee turnover.”  International Journal of Accounting Information Science & Leadership, 6(18).