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Kenneth G. Brown

Professor
Henry B. Tippie Research Fellow

Management & Organizations
S344  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-335-3812
Fax: 319-335-1956
E-mail: kenneth-g-brown@uiowa.edu
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Academic History

  • PhD in Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1999
  • MA in Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1996
  • BS in Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, 1993

Expertise

  • e-Learning
  • Motivation and self-regulation
  • Training design and evaluation

Awards

  • Innovative Teaching Award, HR Division of the Academy of Management, 2014
  • Outstanding Faculty Service Award, Tippie College of Business, 2014
  • Last Lecture, University of Iowa , 2011
  • President and Provost Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Iowa, 2009

Selected Publications

      Sponsored Research

      • “Collaborative Research:  Solving Large-Scale, High-Fidelity Workforce Planning Models That Recognize the Potential of Human Learning," Award No. 1266064, Barrett W. Thomas, Kenneth G. Brown. National Science Foundation

      Other Work

        Current & Prior Positions

        • Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership Studies (courtesy appointment), College of Education, The University of Iowa, 2013 - Present
        • Professor, Department of Management and Organizations, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2012 - Present
        • Associate Professor, Department of Management and Organizations, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2005 - July 2012
        • Visiting Professor, Monash and Deakin Universities, Melbourne, Australia, February 2012
        • Assistant Professor, Department of Management and Organizations, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, January 1999 - July 2005
        • Instructor, Department of Management and Organizations, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 1998 - December 1998

          Professional Affiliations

          • Editorial Board Member, Human Resource Development Quarterly, 2011 - current
          • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Management Education, 2011 - current
          • Editorial Board Member, Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 2010 - current
          • Editorial Board Member, Human Resource Management, 2009 - current
          • Editorial Board Member, Organization Management Journal, 2008 - current
          • Editor, Academy of Management Learning & Education, 2012 - 2015

              Committees and Professional Service

              • Human Resources Certification Institute, 2014-2016
              • Iowa City Community School District Foundation, 2013-2015

                Licensures and Certifications

                • Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Human Resources Certification Institute, January - 2010