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Dr. Brian Charette

AVP — University Planning and Analysis

Office: ZSH 422
Phone:(540) 568-4248
Email: charetbj@jmu.edu
Mailing address: JMU, College of Business, MSC 204, Harrisonburg, VA 22807


The opportunity to build relationships with JMU students, particularly COB students is a great privilege for me. The combination of my full-time role in university administration and my part-time teaching responsibilities make JMU a very fulfilling place for me to work.

Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, Organizational Leadership
M.A., Eastern Mennonite University, Leadership
B.S., Eastern Mennonite University, Management and Organizational Development

Recent Courses Taught:
COB 202 - Interpersonal Skills

Research and Professional Interests:
Leadership, Leadership Development, Emotional Intelligence

Key Publications:
My dissertation research focused on creating assessment of leadership training as well as creating and evaluating organizational leadership competencies.

Recent Publications:
Bierly, P.E., Kolodinsky, R.W., & Charette, B.J. Understanding the complex relationship between creativity and ethical ideologies. Journal of Business Ethics (Electronic version published June 2008).

I am currently the Assistant Vice President for University Planning and Analysis. I am also working with the President's office to explore new innovation models for JMU. Privately, I work as a consultant in the areas of strategic management, leadership, training, and conflict resolution.