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 University.
Dr. James’s 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 music.