James Noonan

James Noonan

Lecturer of Business Administration

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Contact

91 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-5813

jnoonan2@illinois.edu

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Educational Background

  • MA, East Asian Languages & Cultures, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
  • JD, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, College of Law, 2011
  • BA, Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2005

Positions Held

  • Academic Director - MSBA, Gies College of Business, 2018 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Illinois College of Law, 2017 to present
  • Lecturer of Business Administration, Gies College of Business, 2017 to present
  • Associate Director - Illinois Business Consulting, Gies College of Business, 2015-2017

Honors and Awards

  • Champion (Coach) Brown Mosten International Client Consultation Competition, 2018

Teaching Interests

Action Learning Professional Communication Cross Cultural Communication Business Ethics

Courses

  • Ethical Dilemmas of Business (BADM 340) Examines business decision making and the role ethics plays in that process. Analysis of how managers behave and whether ethical choices are knowingly made or only realized thereafter. The object is to increase awareness of the moral dimension of business activity.
  • Communication Strategy in Bus (BADM 513) Offers an introduction to communication, business presentation, and essential interpersonal skills, including message clarity, attentive listening, and constructive feedback for more effective cooperation, conflict management, teamwork and productivity. Covers communication concepts and skills that help heighten emotional intelligence and offer strategies for communicating effectively across cultural, generational and gender lines. 2 graduate hours. No professional credit.
  • Career & Professional Dvlpmnt (BADM 590) Special topics in the general area of business. Topics are selected by the instructor at the beginning of each term. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated if topics vary; unlimited credit hours for graduate and professional students.
  • Frontiers in Business (BADM 590) Special topics in the general area of business. Topics are selected by the instructor at the beginning of each term. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated if topics vary; unlimited credit hours for graduate and professional students.
  • Global Business Capstone (BADM 590) Special topics in the general area of business. Topics are selected by the instructor at the beginning of each term. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated if topics vary; unlimited credit hours for graduate and professional students.
  • MSFE Professional Development (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Practicum (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Professional Development (FIN 580) Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours in a semester; may be repeated to a maximum of 32 hours in subsequent semesters.
  • Professional Communication (MBA 502) Provides additional foundations in the form of principles, concepts, tools, and skills important both to the study of business and to the development of business acumen. Specific foundation topics include organizational theory and design, financial accounting and reporting, manufacturing and services processes, marketing management, business communications and computing. May be repeated in the same term. Credit is not given for MBA 502 and either ACCY 500, BADM 509, BADM 520, or BADM 567.
  • Global Immersion: Brazil (MBA 531) Individual projects selected by the student in consultation with a faculty member and approved by the executive officer of the program. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated in the same or subsequent terms to a maximum of 12 hours.

Contact

91 Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth

Champaign, IL 61820

217-300-5813

jnoonan2@illinois.edu