Jamie O’Brien

Assistant Professor of Business Administration 

B.B.S., Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick, Ireland; Major: Economics and Finance; Minor: Information Management
Ph.D., Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick Ireland; Specialization: Knowledge Management

Programs: Business AdministrationMaster of Business Administration

Professor O’Brien is an assistant professor of business administration specializing in knowledge management and strategic. Prior to academia, he worked with the comptroller and auditor general of Ireland, DePuy Orthopaedics and Creganna-Tactx Medical as a consultant. He is originally from Ireland, where he held the position of research fellow at the Centre for Information and Knowledge Management at the University of Limerick. There, he taught both undergraduate and post-graduate courses in knowledge management. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Limerick in 2012, for his work on knowledge assessment frameworks using case study approaches. His dissertation was “Operationalisation of a Knowledge Assessment Framework Adopting a Case Based Approach.” His primary areas of teaching include management, organizational behavior and strategy.

Courses
BUAD 230 Introduction to Management
BUAD 337 Behavior in Organizations
BUAD 338 Organizational Theory
BUAD 485 Strategic Management Seminar
BUAD 489 Special Topics: Knowledge Management
BUAD 494 Business Administration Summer Internship Program
BUAD 511 Leadership and Change Management (MBA)
HONR 289 Honors Tutorial