Jeffrey K. Pinto, Ph.D.

Jeffrey K. Pinto, Ph.D.
Program Chair, MPM program
Andrew Morrow and Elizabeth Lee Black Chair in Management Technology, Business & Management
Professor of Management, Project and Supply Chain Management and MPM programs
Office Phone
Office Location
282 Burke
PENN STATE BEHREND
281 BURKE CENTER
ERIE PA 16563
Biography

Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh (1986): Research interests include project management, information system implementation, power and political processes in organizations, and the diffusion of innovations. He teaches in the areas of project management, organizational behavior, and organization theory. Dr. Pinto holds the Andrew Morrow and Elizabeth Lee Black Chair in Management of Technology and has received the Distinguished Contribution Award from the Project Management Institute and the Behrend Council of Fellows Research Award. He has consulting experience with a number of major organizations, including General Electric Company, PPG Industries, Aker Rauma Offshore (Finland), Data General Corporation, Erie Press Systems, Repola Oy (Finland), and Zurn Industries.


Teaching 

  • Andrew Morrow and Elizabeth Lee Black Chair in Management of Technology, Penn State Erie, 2004-Present
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Departmental Editorial Leadership, IEEE Technical Management Council. (August 2010).
  • Research Achievement Award, Project Management Institute. (October 2009).
  • Nominee, Distinguished Contribution Award, Project Management Institute. (2008).
  • Nominee, D. I. Cleland Distinguished Literature Award, Project Management Institute. (2005). (with Peter Morris)
  • Samuel A. and Elizabeth B. Breene University Endowed Fellow in Management, Penn State Erie, 1996-2004
  • Recipient, Award of Special Recognition, Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program, Penn State University, 1999
  • Nominated, Guy W. Wilson Award for Excellence in Academic Advising, Penn State Erie, 1998
  • Collaborative and Curricular Innovations Special Recognition Program Award, Penn State University, May 1997

Courses Taught

  • B ADM 502: Demand, Operations, and Firm Performance
  • MANGT 300: Behavioral Concepts for Management
  • MANGT 330: Organizational Processes and Structure
  • MANGT 410: Project Management
  • MANGT 497K: Special Topics
  • MANGT 501: Principles of Management
  • MANGT 510: Project Management
  • MANGT 531: Organizations
  • MANGT 597G: Special Topics

Service 

  • Council of Fellows Faculty Excellence in Outreach Award, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, 2005

Consulting

  • Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), Knoxville Tennessee, 2011.
  • Grace Church, Erie PA, 2009.
  • Erie Pediatrics, Inc., Erie PA, 2005–
  • Charles Breene, Erie PA, 2001
  • Erie Insurance Group, Erie PA, 1999
  • Erie Press Systems, Erie PA, 1999
  • GE Transportation Systems, Erie PA, 1999
  • Plastics Technology Deployment Center, Penn State Erie, 1998
  • Aker Rauma Offshore Oy, Pori Finland, 1997–
  • Georgetown University, Washington DC, 1997
  • Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Center, Erie PA, 1997–
  • Hamot Health Systems, Erie PA, 1997–
  • Zurn Industries, Erie PA, 1996
  • Digital Equipment Corporation, Augusta ME
  • Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Center, Erie PA
  • HWC, Inc., Madison WI
  • MCI Corporation, Cedar Rapids IA
  • Rauma Oy, Ltd., Tampere, Finland

Outreach-Based Instruction

  • Pre MPM Certificate Program: Nov 2001-May 2002
  • Service to Business and Industry
  • Worked with Miriam Crossman and Aaron Lundberg on Adult Education survey and Guest Experience teams, 2009.
  • Presentation on project management basics. Corry Chamber of Commerce, Corry PA, 2007.
  • CMI EPTI, presentation on developing project management training, Erie PA, 2006.
  • Kimley-Horn Construction, presentation on the development of a project management video, West Palm Beach FL, 2005.
  • Affinia Brake Parts presentation on developing project management training, Erie PA, 2005.
  • Program Development:
    • Zurn Industries, Erie PA, 1995
    • Data General Corporation, Boston MA, 1992-94.

Industry Training and Development

  • Erie Insurance Group, Erie PA, 1999
  • General Electric Company, Erie PA, 1999
  • Aker Rauma Offshore Oy, Pori Finland, 1997-1998
  • Erie Press Systems, Erie PA, 1999, 1997
  • Zurn Industries, Erie PA, 1995
  • Rhône-Poulenc Rorer Pharmaceuticals, Valley Forge PA, 1994
  • U.S.D.A. Soil Conservation Service, Bangor ME, 1992
  • Bethlehem Steel Corporation Bethlehem PA, 1989
  • General Electric Company, Cincinnati OH, 1989
  • State of Maine:
    • Program for government Employees, Augusta ME, 1991
    • Department of Environmental Protection, Augusta ME, 1990
    • Maine Management Institute, Castine ME, 1989-1990
  • University of Maine:
    • American Management Association Certificate Program, Orono ME, 1989-1991
    • Center for Conferences and Institutes, Orono ME, 1989-1991
  • GKN, Plc., Pittsburgh PA, 1988
  • Inland Steel Corporation, Gary IN, 1988
  • PPG Industries, Pittsburgh PA, 1988-1990
  • University of Pittsburgh:
    • Katz Graduate School of Business, Management Program for Executives, Pittsburgh PA, 1988
  • Westinghouse Corporation, Pittsburgh PA, 1988
  • Appleton Paper Company, Pittsburgh PA, 1987
  • The Whiting Company, Burlington VT, 1987

Service to Public and Private Organizations

  • Volunteer, Erie Soldiers' and Sailors' Home visitation program, Erie PA, 2011.
  • Provided supporting letter for Project Management Institute Fellow Award for Peter W. G. Morris, 2011.
  • Reviewer of funding proposals, 2011:
  • "Internet traffic analysis in Saudi universities," by B. AsSadhan for King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, 2010.
  • "Integrated approach to enhanced technical portfolio management in multi-disciplined businesses with cross cultural and environmental perspectives," by M. Kafaji for King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, 2010.
  • "Searching for static and dynamic project drivers to predict and control the impact of management/contingency researves on a project's success," by M. Vanhoucke, Y. Kwak, and B. De Reyck for University of Ghent Research Fund.
  • Served as external member of review committee to hire two faculty for BI Norwegian School of Management, 2010.
  • Served as external peer evaluator for Promotion and Tenure decision for:
    • Dr. Nuno Gil, Manchester Business School, December 2010.
    • Dr. Hedley Smyth, University College, London, 2010.
    • Dr. K. Yeo, reappointment evaluation, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2010.
    • Dr. Aaron Shenhar, promotion to Professor evaluation, Rutgers University, 2009.
    • Dr. Dov Dvir, Ben-Gurion University, 2009.
    • Dr. Nuno Gil, Manchester Business School, 2007.
    • Dr. Thomas Lechler, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2007.
    • Dr. K. Yeo, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2007.
  • Member, Learning Center Advisory Board, Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Center, Erie PA, 1996-
  • Member, International Advisory Panel for the Fourth International Research Network on Organizing by Projects (IRNOP), 1999
  • Member, Learning Center Advisory Board, Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Center, Erie PA, 1996-.

Participation in Community Affairs

  • Member, Organizing Committee for Barber Christmas Ball, Barber National Institute, Erie PA, 2011, 2010.
  • Grace Church, Erie PA:
    • Volunteer, Guest Experience Team, 2011, 2010.
    • Volunteer, Operation Christmas Child, September 2011, 2010.
    • Member, Thanksgiving Outreach, 2011, 2010; 2009.
    • Presenter, Essentials of Project Management, 2009.
  • Member, Erie City Golf Committee, Erie PA, 2003.
  • Co-organized (with M. B. Pinto) first annual "Clean-up Day" at J. C. Martin Golf Course, Erie PA, September 2003.

Speaking Engagements

  • BP Oil Spill. Erie Rotary Club, Erie PA, October 2010.
  • Web-based Teaching – MPM Degree Program. Behrend Council of Fellows Meeting, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, April 2010.
  • Sophomore Business Bridge Power Breakfast, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, 2006.
  • Searching for the Root Causes of Project Failure. Rolls-Royce Corporation, Derby UK, May 2001.
  • Why Do Our Projects Continue to Fail? Project Management Plenary, UMIST, Manchester UK, May 2001.
  • Becoming an Influential Manager. Lunchtime learning seminar, GE=s Transportation Division, Erie PA, September 2000; April 2001.
  • Projects and Pitfalls. Second Annual Penn State/APICS Symposium, Erie PA, April 2001.
  • How to Ruin a Perfectly Good Project. Erie Chapter of APICS, Erie PA, February 2000.
  • Where Did the Time Go? Finding and Wasting Time on Our Projects. Erie Chapter of APICS, Erie PA, November 1999.
  • Regaining Control of Runaway IS Projects: Why Are We Always Late? Seminar at University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester England, September 1999.
  • How to Fail at Project Management (Without Really Trying). International ICAD User=s Group annual meeting, Orlando FL, May 1999.
  • Project Management: Charting the Best and Worst Practices. General Electric, Transportation Division, Lunchtime Learning Series, December 1998.
  • Learning the Valuable Lessons from Past Failures. General Electric, Outage Project Management Conference, King of Prussia PA, June 1997.
  • Total Quality Management. Management Development Series, Bangor Chamber of Commerce, Orono ME, April 1993.
  • Motivating Change in Organizations. American Accounting Association meeting, Bangor Chapter, Bangor ME, April 1991.
  • Steps to Defusing Resistance to Change. Association of Internal Auditors, Bangor Chapter, Bangor ME, October 1990.

Membership in Professional and Learned Societies

  • Association of Project Management, 2007-.
  • Beta Gamma Sigma, 2005 International Project Management Association, 1996-2004.
  • International Research Network on Organizing by Project, 1994-2001.
  • Urban and Regional Information System Association, 1990-.
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Engineering Management Society, 1986-.
  • Project Management Institute, 1986-.
  • Academy of Management, 1985-92.

Active Participation in Professional and Learned Societies

  • Member, Research Committee, Project Management Institute, Newtown Square PA, 2001.
  • Member, Management Institute, Standing Committee on Publications, 1999.
  • Advisory Board Member, International Research Network on Organizing by Projects (IRNOP III and IV), 1998-99.

Assistance to Student Organizations

  • Speaker, Beta Gamma Sigma Induction Ceremony, Penn State Erie, Erie PA, 2005.
  • Developing the Skills to Succeed in the Workplace. Speaker, Penn State Erie Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi Fraternity, March 1998, March 1997.

Other Activities

  • Department Editor for Project Management - IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 2011, 2010.
  • Area Editor, International Journal of Information Technology Project Management, 2009 -.
  • Served as reviewer for NSF Merit Review process, 2007
  • Served as reviewer for Canada SSHRC proposal, Developing an Extended Model to Predict IT Project Performance, 2007
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management , 2006 -.
  • Technical Editor, Wiley Book Series, Project Management for Dummies , 2nd Ed, 2006
  • Reviewed book proposal by Abdomerovic for Wiley on "Brainstorming the PMBoK Guide Process Relationships,” 2002
  • Provided evaluation of Peter Morris' qualification to stand candidacy for Professorship of Project Management, University College London, UK, 2001
  • Editorial Board Member:
    • South African Journal of Industrial Engineering, 2003-
    • International Journal of Project Management, 2000-
    • Journal of Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, 2002-, 2000
  • Project Management Institute:
    • Interim Editor, Project Management Journal, 1999-2000
    • Member, Editorial Review Board, 1998-
    • Editor, Project Management Journal, 1990-1996.
  • Member, Publications Advisory Board, 1989-1996.
  • Member, Standing Committee on Publications, 1989-1997.
  • Editorial Review Board Member:
    • PMNetwork, 2001-2002
    • Journal of Managerial Issues, 1992-1994
    • IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 1989-2005
Research Interests

Project management, governance, team dynamics in projects, burnout, leadership, gender issues in project manager selection

Publications

What CPI = 0.85 Really Means: A Probabilistic Extension of the Estimate at Completion, Journal of Management in Engineering - January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2019

Polycentric Organizing and Performance: A Contingency Model and Evidence from Megaproject Planning in the UK, Research Policy - 2018

Reflections on Rodney Turner's Impact and the Future of the Field: An Interview with Aaron Shenhar, Jeffrey Pinto, and Graham Winch, International Journal of Project Management - 2018

Managing Projects - 2017

Program Management - 2017

Megaproject Organizing and Performance: Myth and Political Realities - 2017

Operations Management: Managing Global Supply Chains - 2017

"The Aura of Capability": Moderating Effects of Gender Bias in Project Manager Selection, International Journal of Project Management - 2017

Bringing Order to a Chaotic Restaurant - 2017

Countering the Counterfeiters - 2017

Forecasting Ticket Demand for the Super Bowl - 2017

Supply Chain Strategies and Disaster Planning - 2017

Sustainable Logistics - 2017

Van Halen, Brown M&M's, and Quality Control - 2017

Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2016

Instructor's Manual for Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage, 4th Ed. - 2016

Motivation to Perform in a Multiple-Project Environment: The Impact of Autonomy, Support, Goal Clarity, and Opportunities for Learning, Journal of Engineering Technology and Management - 2016

Project Personnel, Job Demands and Workplace Burnout: The Differential Effects of Job Title and Project Type, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 2016

The Unsettling of "Settled Science": The Past and Future of the Management of Projects, International Journal of Project Management - 2016

Project Management, LiveLesson Series - 2016

Decision Making in Project Management - 2015

Are Agile Projects More Successful? - a Quantitative Analysis of Project Success, International Journal of Project Management - 2015

Contractor Management Performance Evaluation Model at Prequalification Stage, Expert Systems with Applications - 2015

Gender Biases in Project Manager Selection: Perceptions of Trust and Likeability, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 2015

Project Decision Chain, Project Management Journal - 2015

When Narcissism Drives Project Champions: A Review and Research Agenda , International Journal of Project Management - 2015

Information Sharing Across Partnering Project Organizations - 2014

The Management of Projects Paradigm: Exploring New Research Opportunities and Reassessing the Old - 2014

Managers of Multiple Projects and Their Motivation to perform; The Impact of Autonomy, Support, Learning, and Goal Clarity, Proceedings of the PMI Research Conference 2014 - 2014

Project Management, Governance, and the Normalization of Deviance, International Journal of Project Management - 2014

Examining the Roles of Government Policy in Innovation, Journal of High Technology Management Research - October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2014

Project Management and Burnout: Implications of the Demand-Control-Support Model on Project-Based Work, International Journal of Project Management - April (2nd Quarter/Spring), 2014

Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2013

Festschrift for Professor Peter W.G. Morris, International Journal of Project Management - 2013

Lies, Damned Lies, and Project Plans: Recurring Human Errors that can Ruin the Project Planning Process, Business Horizons - November, 2013

Acknowledge that Politics is Ever Present - 2012

How Your Projects Will Go Wrong (and What to Do About It) - 2012

Instructor's Manual for Project Management, Achieving Competitive Advantage - June 09, 2012

GIS Database Development and Exchange: Interaction Mechanisms and Motivations - 2011

Introduction: Towards the Third Wave of Project Management - 2011

The Evolution of Project Management Research: The Evidence from the Journals - 2011

Trust in Relational Contracting and as a Critical Organizational Attribute - 2011

The Oxford Handbook of Project Management - 2011

Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2010

Instructor’s Manual for Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2010

The Technical Side of Project Management - 2010

Trust in Projects: An Empirical Assessment of Owner/Contractor Relationships, International Journal of Project Management - 2009

Introduction to Project Management - 2009

SDI Effectiveness from the User Perspective - 2008

Cost and Value Management in Projects - 2008

The Wiley Guide to Project Control - 2008

The Wiley Guide to Project Organization and Project Management Competencies - 2008

The Wiley Guide to Project Program and Portfolio Management - 2008

The Wiley Guide to Project Technology, Supply Chain and Procurement Management - 2008

Managing Geographic Information Systems - 2008

H. Kerzner, Project Management Best Practices, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 2007

H. Kerzner, Project Management Logic Puzzles, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 2007

Importance of Goal Setting in Virtual Project Teams, Psychological Reports - 2007

Project Critical Success Factors: The Project Implementation Profile - 2006

Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2006

Instructor’s Manual for Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage - 2006

2005

An Overview of Behavioral Issues in Project Management. - 2004

Information Geographique et Partneriats Interorganisationnels - 2004

Power, Influence, and Negotiation in Project Management - 2004

The Elements of Project Success - 2004

SimProject™ Users Guide - 2004

Innovations: Project Management Research 2004 - 2004

The Wiley Guide to Managing Projects - 2004

GIS Database Development and Exchange: Interaction Mechanisms and Motivations, URISA Journal - 2004

SimProject - 2003

Information Sharing among Partnering Project Organizations - 2002

Proceedings of the PMI Research Conference 2002 - 2002

The Frontiers of Project Management Research - 2002

Adaptation to Self-managing Work Teams, Small Group Research - 2002

Project Management 2002, Research*Technology Management - 2002

The Future of Project Management - 2001

Building Customer-Based Project Organizations - 2001

2001

Organizational (soft) GIS Interoperability: Lessons from the U.S., International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation - 2001

Project Success and Customer Satisfaction: Toward a Formalized Linkage Mechanism - 2000

Project Management Research at the Turn of the Millennium: Proceedings of the PMI Research Conference 2000 - 2000

Organizational Determinants of GIS Interoperability: U.S. Experience - 2000

From the Editor, Project Management Journal - 2000

From the Editor, Project Management Journal - 2000

Information Sharing in an Interorganizational GIS Environment, Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design - 2000

Managing Information Systems Projects: Regaining Control of a Runaway Train, Part One, ESI Horizons - 2000

Managing Information Systems Projects: Regaining Control of a Runaway Train, Part Two, ESI Horizons - 2000

Understanding the Role of Politics in Successful Project Management, International Journal of Project Management - 2000

Managing Information Systems Projects: Regaining Control of a Runaway Train - 1999

Essentials of Project Control - 1999

Successful Information System Implementation: The Human Side - 1999

Interorganizational GIS: Issues and Prospects, Annals of Regional Science - 1999

Project Leadership: A Question of Timing, Project Management Journal - 1999

Some Constraints Regarding the Theory of Constraints: Taking a Critical Look at the Critical Chain, PMNetwork - 1999

Understanding Interorganizational GIS Activities: A Conceptual Framework, URISA Journal - 1999

Project Leadership: Understanding and Consciously Choosing Your Style - 1998

Critical Success Factors - 1998

How to Fail at Project Management (Without Really Trying) - 1998

Power, Politics, and Project Management - 1998

Project Leadership: Understanding and Consciously Choosing Your Style - 1998

Project Scope Management - 1998

The Fundamentals of Project Planning - 1998

The Future of Project Management - 1998

Leadership, Motivation, and the Project Manager - 1998

Project Leadership From Theory to Practice - 1998

The Project Management Institute: Project Management Handbook - 1998

Coordinating Development and Use of Geographic Information Databases - 1998

Customer‑based Project Success: Exploring a Key to Gaining Competitive Advantage in Project Organizations, Project Management - 1998

Organizational Determinants of Geographic Information Sharing and Exchange, Illinois GIS & Mapnotes - 1998

Service Delivery Satisfaction and the Developmentally Disabled: Assessing the Unassessable?, Journal of Customer Service in Marketing and Management - 1998

The Impact of Pharmaceutical Direct Advertising: Opportunities and Obstructions, Health Marketing Quarterly - 1998

A. Badiru, Project Management in Manufacturing and High Technology Management, 2nd Ed., IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1997

D. Cleland, Strategic Management of Teams, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1997

E. Szewczak and M. Khosrowpour, The Human Side of Information Technology Management, URISA Journal - 1997

In Search of the Dependent Variable: Toward Synthesis in GIS Implementation Research - 1997

The Elements of Project Success - 1997

Understanding Project Risk: Lessons from Past Failures - 1997

Twelve Sure-fire Ways to Ruin Your Project - 1997

Make Politics Work for You, Research Technology Management - 1997

The Power of Project Management, Industry Week - 1997

Twelve Ways to Get the Least from Yourself and Your Project, PMNetwork - 1997

M. Martin, Managing Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Technology-Based Firms, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1996

R. Goodman and M. Lawless, Technology and Strategy: Conceptual Models and Diagnostics, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1996

Power and Politics in Project Management - 1996

What Made Gertie Gallop? Learning from Project Failures - 1996

How to Fail at Project Management (Without Really Trying), Business Horizons - 1996

Power and Politics: Managerial Implications, PMNetwork - 1996

User Requirements for Framework Geospatial Data, URISA Journal - 1996

Sharing Geographic Information Across Organizational Boundaries: A Research Framework - 1995

Critical Successful Factors in Effective Project Management - 1995

Successful Project Managers: Leading Your Team to Successful - 1995

A Survey on User Requirements for Framework GIS Data - 1995

Administrative Considerations for Orthopaedic Therapy Clinics, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Clinics of North America - 1995

Lessons for an Accidental Profession, Business Horizons - 1995

Organizational Implications of Divestment: A Comparison of Innovative Practices in Crown and Private Corporations in Canada, International Journal of Commerce and Management - 1995

Project Management and Conflict Resolution, Project Management Journal - 1995

Stakeholder Analysis and Project Management, Chemical Weekly - 1995

Framework Data Sets for the NSDI - 1995

Experiences in Acquisition, Implementation, and Use of GIS in U.S. Local Governments - July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 1995

The Project Implementation Profile: An International Perspective - 1994

Managing Geographic Information Systems - 1994

Successful Information System Implementation: The Human Side - 1994

A Three-year Longitudinal Study of Changes in Student Learning Styles, Journal of College Student Development - 1994

Leading Your Team to Success: To a Successful End, Chemical Weekly - 1994

Learning from Project Failures: Lessons for Management, Chemical Weekly - 1994

Project Manager: A Rare Breed!, Chemical Business - 1994

Project Teams Can Achieve Wonders, Chemical Business - 1994

Successful Project Management: Do You Know Your Politics?, PMNetwork - 1994

The Challenge for Project Managers, Chemical Business - 1994

The Challenge of Managing Projects, Chemical Weekly - 1994

The Role of Organizational Politics in GIS Implementation, URISA Journal - 1994

Modeling the Diffusion of Geographic Information Systems through Local Governments - 1993

Strategic Profiles of Small, High-technology Firms - 1993

An Examination of Ipsative and Normative Versions of Kolb's Revised Learning Style Inventory, Educational and Psychological Measurement - 1993

Antecedents and Consequences of Project Team Cross-functional Cooperation, Management Science - 1993

Evaluating Correlates of GIS Adoption Success and the Decision Process of GIS Acquisition, URISA Journal - 1993

Survey and Comparative Analysis of Alternative Names for an Academic Discipline, Surveying and Land Information Systems - 1993

Testing Technology Transfer Hypotheses in GIS Environments Using a Case Study Approach - 1993

A Factor Analysis of Kolb's Revised Learning Style Inventory, Educational and Psychological Measurement - 1992

Case Study Research Methods for Geographic Information Systems, URISA Journal - 1992

Changes in Learning Style Preferences: A Reply to Ruble and Stout, Psychological Reports - 1992

Facilitators of Corporate Innovation: An Exploratory Study of Public and Private Firms in Canada, Journal of Managerial Issues - 1992

Project Marketing: Detailing the Project Manager's Hidden Responsibility, Project Management Journal - 1992

Appropriate Moderated Regression Analysis and Inappropriate Research Strategies: A Demonstration of Information Loss Due to Scale Coarseness, Applied Psychological Measurement - 1991

Changes in Learning Style Preferences: A Prefatory Report of Longitudinal Findings, Psychological Reports - 1991

Changes in Learning Style Preferences: Results of a Three-year Longitudinal Study, Psychological Reports - 1991

Diffusion of Geographic Information Innovations, The International Journal of Geographic Information Systems - 1991

Empirical Note on Creativity as a Covariate of Learning Style Preferences, Perceptual and Motor Skills - 1991

Project Leadership: Understanding and Consciously Choosing Your Style, Project Management Journal - 1991

Communication, Cross-Functional Cooperation, and Project Performance: Implications for the Development and Marketing of New Programs - 1990

Project Marketing: Detailing the Project Manager's Hidden Responsibility - 1990

Strategic Profiles of Small, High-technology Firms - 1990

Analysis of a Building Failure: Organizational Behavior Effects, PMNetwork - 1990

Planning and Tactical Factors in the Project Implementation Process, Journal of Management Studies - 1990

Project Team Communication and Cross-functional Cooperation in New Program Development, Journal of Product Innovation Management - 1990

The Causes of Project Failure, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1990

The Project Implementation Profile: A Tool to Aid Project Tracking and Control, International Journal of Project Management - 1990

The causes of project failure, IEEE Xplore - 1990

The Project Implementation Profile (a research/training instrument) - 1989

Critical Factors in Project Implementation: A Comparison of Construction and R&D Projects, Technovation - 1989

Critical Success Factors in R&D Projects, Research Technology Management - 1989

The Project Champion: Key to Implementation Success, Project Management Journal - 1989

Critical Success Factors Across the Project Life Cycle, Project Management Journal - 1988

Project Success: Definitions and Measurement Techniques, Project Management Journal - 1988

Using Strategy and Tactics to Implement Projects, Strategic Planning Management - 1988

Variations in Critical Success Factors Over the Stages in the Project Life Cycle, Journal of Management - 1988

The Project Implementation Profile - 1988

Successful Project Management - 1987

Balancing Strategy and Tactics in Project Implementation, Sloan Management Review - 1987

Critical Factors in Successful Project Implementation, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management - 1987

Strategy and Tactics in a Process Model of Project Implementation, Interfaces - 1987

The Project Implementation Profile: New Tool for Project Managers, Project Management Journal - 1986

Education

Ph D, Organization Theory, University of Pittsburgh

MBA, Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh

BA, History, University of Maryland

BS, Business Administration, University of Maryland