Dr. Paula Daly
Academic Department Head, Professor
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Arlington, Business Administration
M.B.A., Oregon State University, Business Administration
B.A., Montana State University, English Literature
Current Courses Taught:
COB 487 – Strategic Management
MGT 480 – Organization Theory and Design
MGT 375 – Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
COB 202 – Interpersonal Skills
Current research focuses on cross cultural management issues, organizational citizenship behavior, employee engagement, and organizational justice issues in performance management.
Daly, P.S., White, M.E., Zisk, D.S., Cavazos, D.E. (2013). “Problem-Based Teaching in International Management: A Political/Economic Risk Assessment Exercise”, Journal of Teaching in International Business, Vol. 23, issue 4.
Bierly, P.E. & Daly, P.S. (2007). “Alternative Knowledge Strategies, Competitive Environment, and Organizational Performance in Small Manufacturing Firms.” Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice, Vol.31, Issue 4, pp.493-516.
Daly, P., Bierly, P. E., & Miller, B. K. (2004) “The Impact of Training and Use of Teams on Dynamic Capabilities of Small Manufacturers.” International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital, 1(2): 150-176.
Bierly, P. & Daly, P.S. (2002) “HR Practices, Culture, Structure, and Knowledge Strategy.” In N. Bontis and Choo, C.W. (eds.), The Strategic Management of Intellectual Capital and Organizational Knowledge: A Collection of Readings. Oxford University Press: New York.
Campus and Community Involvement:
College of Business faculty coordinator, liaison, and lead instructor for managerial training courses, developed and facilitated in conjunction with staff at the JMU Center for International Stabilization and Recovery, for managers working in mine action/ERW centers around the world. Topics include Strategic Planning and Implementation, Effective Use of Organizational Resources, Capacity Building, Organizational Control Systems, and Managing Change.
International management consultant, restaurant manager, office manager, retail sales
JMU Distinguished Service Award, COB/CISR Collaboration, 2012
Community Service Award, COB/CISR Collaboration, JMU College of Business, 2011
Academic Unit Head, Management Department, 2005-2010
Best Academic Publication Award, JMU College of Business, 2008
JMU IMPACT Leadership Program, 2007-08
Faculty member in residence, COB Semester in Antwerp, 2002
Distinguished Research Award, Allied Academies National Conference, 1999
Beta Gamma Sigma, Scholastic Honor Society, Faculty Inductee, 1999
Outstanding Paper Award, Allied Academies National Conference, 1998