Faculty Focus: Dr. Jason Hembree
DR. JASON HEMBREE
Colangelo College of Business
Title: Online Full Time Faculty
Years at GCU: 2 as an adjunct, 3 months full time
Academic degrees: B.A. in Business Administration, Master of Arts in Human Resources, Doctor of Education in Leadership with an emphasis in Organizational Development.
Notable research in your field: Dissertation: “Research study on Exploring the Relationship Between Emotional Intelligence and Job Satisfaction in Human Resources”
Notable employment in your field: Served as a trusted advisor in many human resources roles for major hospitals, largest online retailer, and other multi-unit regional HR positions.
What are you most passionate about in your field? Helping people to understand the functions of HR and the strategic significance HR brings to organizations.
What aspect of your teaching style is the most distinctive and/or memorable? I am known for my sense of humor and for providing real world, practical applications to topics.
What do you like to do for fun in your spare time? I love to spend time with my two girls, ages 5 and 8. I like to lift weights and swim and enjoy watching and attending sporting events.
What is something interesting about you that most people don’t know? I served in the Navy and have been blessed to travel to more than a dozen countries.