Department of Systems Engineering & Management

Department of Systems Engineering & Management
AFIT Faculty: John J. Elshaw
CONTACT INFORMATION
Name: John J Elshaw
Title: Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering
Commercial Phone: 937-255-3636 (4650)
DSN Phone: 785-3636 (4650)
EDUCATION

Ph.D. Management

Purdue University

 
Major: Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management
Minor: Industrial Organizational Psychology
 
Dissertation: “Trust in a virtual workplace: A multi-level model examining implications of virtualness and the link to performance and commitment.”
           
                           
M.B.A.
Regis University
 
B.S. Accounting
University of Akron

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Leadership, Human-Technology interaction (virtual teams, electronic monitoring, distance leadership), workgroup and team processes within organizations, social networks, organizational climate and culture, cross-cultural leadership and communication, cognition and emotions, motivation (self-regulation, intrinsic versus extrinsic control), human performance, organizational trust, performance, and commitment

EXPERTISE
  • BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING
  • HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
  • LEADERSHIP
  • ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • RESEARCH METHODS
  • STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING (SEM)
  • SURVEY DESIGN AND ANALYSIS
  • SURVEY METHODS
  • BALANCED SCORECARD
  • BEHAVIORAL MODELING
  • COMMUNICATION AND NETWORKS
  • EMPIRICAL MODELING & ANALYSIS
  • EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN
  • LEADERSHIP
  • ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
  • RESEARCH DESIGN
  • SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS
  • SPSS
  • SURVEY DESIGN AND ANALYSIS
  • SURVEY METHODS
PUBLICATIONS & RESEARCH PAPERS

Kirchner, Aimee T., Ladd, Darin A., Elshaw, John J., and Schlub, James F. An Inexpensive Workplace Initiative to Motivate High-Risk Individual Health Improvement. Military Medicine, 178-183, 2013.

Badiru, A. D., Elshaw, J. J., and Everly, M. Half-Life Learning Curve Computations for Airframe Life-cycle Costing of Composite Manufacturing. Journal of Aviation and Aerospace Perspectives, Vol. 3, No. 2, Fall 2013.
COURSES

Management and Behavior in Organizations

Project Management

Research Methods

Power and Influence in Organizations

Negotiations

Leadership Theory and Practice