Davison to serve as assistant department chair of management

Dr. Kristl Davison has been named assistant chair of the Department of Management in the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University. 

In her new role, Davison will serve alongside Dr. Mark Lewis, who chairs the department. She takes over for Dr. Rachel Shinnar, who previously served as assistant chair since 2018.

As assistant chair, Davison will represent the department and help committees achieve short-term and long-term objectives. She will also assist with departmental advising for students who need guidance in the field.  

Kristl Davison

Davison joined App State’s faculty in 2018 and is an associate professor in the department. She is a past Sywassink Awardee for excellence in research. Her research explores contemporary issues in human resource management like machine learning, counterproductive workplace behaviors, and innovations in training and hiring. Davison earned her bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees from Tulane University.

Davison can be reached by email, davisonhk@appstate.edu.

About the Department of Management at Appalachian State University

The Department of Management offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to prepare students for a variety of managerial responsibilities in today's dynamic environment. The student who is studying management will acquire relevant knowledge and skills necessary for success in a variety of small, medium and large organizations. The department offers two undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree programs: the major in Management and the major in Hospitality and Tourism Management. The department also offers minors for both business and non-business majors in entrepreneurship, human resource management, and sustainable business. At the graduate level, the Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management (IOHRM) program is an interdisciplinary Master of Arts degree program offered jointly by the Department of Management and Department of Psychology. Learn more at management.appstate.edu.

Davison to serve as assistant department chair of management
Published: Jul 13, 2023 2:07pm