James Dahl

James Dahl

Teaching Professor

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7 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

jgdahl@illinois.edu

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Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, University of Missouri at St. Louis, 1992
  • M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Purdue University at Indianapolis, 1986
  • B.A., Psychology, Butler University, 1983

Positions Held

  • Teaching Professor of Business Administration, Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2018 to present
  • Associate Dean of Undergraduate Affairs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012-2018
  • Dean of Tabor school of Business, Millikin University, 2003-2012

Current Courses

  • Honors Seminar (BADM 199) May be repeated.
  • Leading Individuals and Teams (BADM 311) Understanding the behavior of employees in work organizations; particular attention to the motivation of individuals to join and perform in organizations and to employee satisfaction with elements of the work environment; and emphasis on various management strategies to modify employee motivation and satisfaction.
  • Leading Negotiations (BADM 314) Aims to advance students' ability to negotiate formal and informal business agreements and resolve conflicts effectively. Because leaders depend on others to accomplish goals, leaders need to be skilled negotiators to generate solution that are acceptable, valuable, and able to be implemented. Students will engage in a series of negotiations that provide practice and impart a framework for planning for, conducting, and analyzing negotiations. Restricted to College of Business students and Business Minor students. Restricted to students with Junior or Senior class standing.
  • Business Dynamics (BUS 199) Approved for both letter and S/U grading. May be repeated.
  • James Scholar Dean's Seminar (BUS 199) Approved for both letter and S/U grading. May be repeated.
  • Business Dynamics (BUS 201) Introduces College of Business sophomores to the primary functional areas of business and how each functional area relates to comprise a business system. Students will engage in a dynamic simulation to develop an understanding of the interdependencies between the functional areas. The course will also highlight and continue to develop the teamwork and leadership skills required of successful managers.

Contact

7 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

jgdahl@illinois.edu