Name: Robert L. Shepherd, Ph.D
Title/Position: President | Professor
Department: Business & Leadership
Specialties: Aviation Systems, Organizational Behavior, Management, Leadership
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Contact Phone: (407) 245-7355

Faculty Bio

Dr. Robert Shepherd is a graduate from the School of Business and Technology at Capella University where he earned his PhD in Organizational Management and Leadership. His research interests center around the study of organizational behavior, the influence of internal and external organization culture on employee motivation and organizational productivity, leadership development and personality assessment. The original research he accomplished for his graduate school requirement focused on the effects federally mandated furloughs have on the organizational commitment and organizational citizenship behavior of federal civil service employees. Dr. Shepherd also holds a masters degree in the science of management from Troy University and a bachelors of arts degree in social science from the University of West Florida where he specialized in education, environmental studies and geography. His work background includes maintenance concept, theory and practice of airfield systems used in the Department of Defense and the Federal Aviation Administration.


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Course ID Course Number Course Name Instructor Room Number Days Time Credits Prerequisites
425011 BUS-301CS An Introduction to Organizational Behavior Non-Credit/CEU Online Instructor-Led Course $ 90.00 0.5 CEU N/A
425012 BUS-302CS Leadership Self Assessment and Personal Development Non-Credit/CEU Online $ 180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425013 BUS-303CS Leadership Theory and Practice Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425014 BUS-304CS Marketing Strategy and Practice Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425015 BUS-305CS Leading in a Global Environment Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425016 BUS-306CS Leading Organizational Change Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425017 BUS-307CS The Dark Side of Leadership Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A
425018 BUS-308CS Financial Management Non-Credit/CEU Online $180.00 1.0 CEU N/A