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Oklahoma State University

KEN EASTMAN

KEN EASTMAN

Spears School of Business
Dean, Spears School of Business
Norman and Suzanne Myers Chair
Richard W. Poole Professor
Professor, Department of Management

370 BUSINESS BUILDING
STILLWATER, OK 74078-4011
Phone: 405-744-5075

ken.eastman@okstate.edu

Education

  • Ph D, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Organizational Behavior, 1990
  • MS, Iowa State University, Management, 1985
  • BBA, Iowa State University, Management, 1982
  • Other, Iowa Central Community College, Broadcasting/Liberal Arts, 1980

Publications

  • Ken K Eastman and B. Pawar. (2005). ""An Integrative View of and a Common Conceptual Space for Employee Extra-Role Behaviors," in A Handbook on Organizational Citizenship Behavior: A Review of "Good Soldier" Activity in Organizations". New York, NY: Nova Science Publishing. 25-46. 1-59454-106-X.

Editorial and Review Activities

  • Foreign Trade Review
    Editorial Board Member
    2001 - 2004

Awards and Honors

  • School of International Studies Faculty Excellence Award (2011)
  • Richard W. Poole Faculty Outreach Excellence Award (2009)
  • UCEA Great Plains Region Excellence in Teaching Award (2009)
  • Greiner Graduate Teaching Award (2004)
  • Greiner Graduate Teaching Award (2004)
  • University Extension Faculty Excellence Award (1999)
  • Regents Distinguished Teaching Award (1995)
  • Chandler-Frates & Reitz Teaching Award (1994)

Academic, Military, and Professional Positions

  • Oklahoma State University, Dean, Spears School of Business, July 2014
  • Oklahoma State University, Norman and Suzanne Myers Chair, June 2014
  • Oklahoma State University, Richard W. Poole Professor, June 2014
  • Oklahoma State University, Professor, Department of Management, 2014
  • Department of Management, Oklahoma State University, Associate Professor, July 1995 - 2014
  • Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University, Interim Dean, July 2013 - June 2014
  • Department of Management, Oklahoma State University, Department Head, 2003 - June 2013
  • MBA Program, Oklahoma State University, Director, 1999 - 2003
  • Department of Management, Oklahoma State University, Acting Department Head, December 2002 - March 2003
  • Department of Management, Oklahoma State University, Assistant Professor, August 1989 - July 1995

Courses Taught

  • BADM 3090 (22 Semesters)
  • BADM 4093 (1 Semester)
  • MGMT 4533 (10 Semesters)
  • BADM 6000 (14 Semesters)
  • BHON 4990 (3 Semesters)
  • MGMT 3013 (11 Semesters)
  • MGMT 4021 (8 Semesters)
  • MGMT 5021 (9 Semesters)
  • BHON 4063 (1 Semester)
  • MGMT 4850 (22 Semesters)
  • MGMT 4750 (1 Semester)
  • MGMT 5750 (1 Semester)
  • MGMT 5123 (1 Semester)
  • MGMT 4650 (9 Semesters)
  • MGMT 5113 (8 Semesters)
  • BADM 4050 (2 Semesters)
  • BADM 4010 (6 Semesters)
  • MBA 5500 (3 Semesters)
  • MGMT 5610 (1 Semester)

Non-Credit Instruction Taught

  • Chickasaw Communication Certificate: Generations/Business Relationships, October 30 2018
  • UCPC: Accountability at Work, October 10 2018
  • Chickasaw Institute: DiSCover Your Leadership Strengths, October 9 2018
  • Certificate for Emerging Leaders in Manufacturing: From Traditionals to Generation Z, October 4 2018
  • Ascent Resources: From Traditionals to Generation Z, October 2 2018
  • Management Certificate: From Traditionals to Generation Z, August 29 2018
  • Young President's Organization: Good to Great, August 9 2018
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 23 2018
  • Executive Development Prgm for State Officials: DiSCover, July 16 2018
  • Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality: Managing Business Relationships & Careers, June 28 2018
  • High Potential Leaders: Using Your Talents to Lift Performance, June 27 2018
  • Chickasaw Communication Certificate: Traditionals to GenZ/MG Bus Relationships, May 1 2018
  • Oklahoma Real Estate Commission: Traditionals to GenZ, April 20 2018
  • Ascent Resources: DiScover your Leadership Strengths, April 19 2018
  • Ascent Resources: DiScover your Leadership Strengths, Session II, April 19 2018
  • Chickasaw Institute: Executive Development Program: DiSC/Communication, April 10 2018
  • Ascent Resources: Shifting Gears From Managing to Leading, March 15 2018
  • Ascent Resources: DiScover your Leadership Strengths, January 30 2018
  • Sentinel Transporation: Shifting Gears From Managing to Leading, January 30 2018
  • CMED Conference: From Traditionals to Millenials, November 18 2017
  • Anadarko Petroleum: Good to Great/Generations, November 16 2017
  • The Boeing Company: Shifting Gears, From Management to Leadership, November 15 2017
  • Chickasaw Institute: Entitlement/DiSC, October 12 2017
  • Farm Credit: Generations, August 10 2017
  • Assoc of Public Treasurers: From Traditionals to Millennials, July 24 2017
  • Chickasaw Institute: Executive Development Program-Entitlement/Storytelling/DiSC, April 12 2017
  • One Gas: Communication Certificate - Generations, November 8 2016
  • Oklahoma Teachers Retirement: From Traditionals to Millennials, September 29 2016
  • OHCA: Generations, September 16 2016
  • Emerging Energy Leaders, August 20 2016 - August 23 2016
  • The Exec Development Prgm for State Officials, July 18 2016 - July 22 2016
  • Oklahoma City Chamber - Generations in the Workplace, June 29 2016
  • Business Engagement Series for Thought Leaders (BEST Leaders) - Traditionals to Mellenials/Acco, June 1 2016
  • CEAT Leadership Initiative, Oklahoma State University, March 23 2016
  • Municipal Clerks and Treasurers: Leading Generations at Work, October 20 2015
  • Young Professional of Stillwater, October 14 2015
  • Emerging Energy Leaders: Building Relationships & Organizational Development, October 7 2015 - October 8 2015
  • OHCA: Shifting Gears from Managing to Leading, September 3 2015
  • Oklahoma State Dept of Health: Shifting Gears from Managing to Leading, August 26 2015
  • InterWorks: Shifting Gears from Managing to Leading, August 10 2015
  • Emerging Energy Leaders: Individual Development, August 5 2015
  • Governor's Exec Development Prgm, July 29 2015
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 23 2015
  • PDC: From Traditionals to Generation Z: Leading Generations at Worl, July 14 2015
  • Oklahoma Public Human Resources Association: Traditionals to Generation Z, June 26 2015
  • Oklahoma State Auditor's Office: Performance Management, June 25 2015
  • Anadarko Petroleum: Millenials/Good to Great, May 27 2015
  • Anadarko Petroleum: Millenials/Good to Great, May 21 2015
  • Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference - OKC, May 20 2015
  • Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference - Tulsa, May 19 2015
  • Sulzer Chemtech: Millenials and Succession Planning, May 13 2015
  • Sulzer Chemtech: Millenials and Succession Planning, May 7 2015
  • Workforce Oklahoma: Traditionals & Millennials, April 24 2015
  • Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference, December 2 2014
  • Accounting & Financial Reporting Conference, November 21 2014
  • Anadarko Petroleum: Using Our Talents to Lift Performance, October 21 2014
  • OKla Dept of Transportation: Good to Great, October 15 2014
  • Anadarko Petroleum: Using Our Talents to Lift Performance, October 14 2014
  • OSU-Tulsa training, October 3 2014
  • Okla State Dept of Health: Managing to Leading, September 24 2014
  • OKC Consortium: Finding & Using Your Strengths, September 9 2014
  • Governor's Exec Development Prgm, July 31 2014
  • Oklahoma Gas Association:From Traditionals to Millenials, May 7 2014
  • Matrix Service Company: Strengthening Employee Performance & From Traditionals to Millenials: Leading Generations at Work, March 26 2014
  • PDC: Supervisory Part 1, December 18 2013
  • Energy Midstream and Marketing, December 4 2013 - December 6 2013
  • 2014 Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference, December 4 2013
  • United Holdings: Supervisory, December 3 2013 - December 4 2013
  • Assoc for Operations Management: Managing Business Careers, November 14 2013
  • CEPD 60th Anniversary Celebration - OKC, November 7 2013
  • CEPD 60th Anniversary Celebration - Tulsa, October 29 2013
  • Leadership Enid, September 20 2013
  • Leadership Stillwater, September 10 2013
  • Oklahoma Society of CPA's, September 5 2013
  • Public Health Leadership Institute: Shifting Gears:From Managing to Leading, August 22 2013
  • Governor's Executive Program for State Officials, August 1 2013 - August 2 2013
  • Hogan Taylor LLP: Discover Your Leadership Strengths, July 29 2013
  • Executive Education Partnership, July 26 2013
  • OSU Denver/Anadarko Petroleum, June 26 2013
  • United Holdings, June 20 2013 - June 21 2013
  • Oklahoma City Consortium, June 4 2013
  • Engagement Management Training , Wichita, KS, March 28 2013
  • OSU Houston Consortium, March 21 2013
  • Human Resources Webinar Series, March 13 2013
  • Anadarko Petroleum, February 28 2013
  • Oklahoma City Consortium: Webinar, February 19 2013
  • Human Resources Webinar Series, February 13 2013
  • Academic Leaders Seminar, January 29 2013
  • United Holdings, January 8 2013 - January 9 2013
  • MBTI Step II Profile, January 7 2013
  • PDC: Shifting Gears, December 12 2012
  • United Holding, December 11 2012 - December 11 2012
  • Oklahoma State Dept. of Health, October 31 2012
  • National Oilwell Varco, October 3 2012 - October 3 2012
  • National Oilwell Varco, October 2 2012 - October 2 2012
  • Oklahoma State Dept. of Health, September 20 2012
  • Oklahoma State Dept. of Health, August 23 2012
  • Governor's Executive Program for State Officials, July 29 2012 - August 2 2012
  • OK Chapter of Healthcare Financial Managers Association, July 27 2012
  • OSU Houston Consortium, May 31 2012
  • Leading Change Conference, May 1 2012
  • Tinker Federal Credit Union, April 11 2012
  • Monterrey Tech , March 27 2012 - April 5 2012
  • Samson , April 3 2012
  • Oklahoma City Consortium, March 29 2012
  • Oklahoma City Consortium, March 29 2012
  • Monterrey Tech , January 4 2012 - January 6 2012
  • Webinar, November 30 2011
  • Oklahoma Health Care Authority, October 20 2011
  • Webinar, October 12 2011
  • OSU Center for Veterinary Health Services, October 6 2011
  • Oklahoma Health Dept, August 30 2011
  • Myers-Briggs Step II: Exploring the Facets of your Personality, August 22 2011
  • Oklahoma Health Dept, August 18 2011
  • OSU Houston, August 10 2011
  • Conoco Phillips, August 9 2011
  • Governor's Executive Program for State Officials, July 31 2011 - August 04 2011
  • Seminole State College, July 21 2011
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, May 11 2011
  • Oklahoma Health Care Authority, May 6 2011 - May 11 2011
  • Samson, April 21 2011
  • Samson, April 21 2011
  • Workforce Oklahoma, April 19 2011
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey , April 18 2011
  • Meyers-Briggs Step II: Exploring the Facets of Your Personality, January 10 2011
  • Myers-Briggs Step II: Exploring the Facets of Your Personality, January 10 2011
  • Cox Communications , 2010
  • Stillwater Human Resource Association, November 18 2010
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, September 30 2010
  • Meyers-Briggs Step II: Exploring the Facets of Your Personality, August 23 2010
  • Williams, August 12 2010
  • Governor's Executive Program for State Officials, August 1 2010 - August 5 2010
  • Lopez Foods, June 30 2010
  • OSU Center for Veterinary Health Services, June 2 2010
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, May 19 2010
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, May 4 2010
  • Cox Communications, April 29 2010 - April 30 2010
  • Department of Health Services at the University of Oklahoma, April 15 2010
  • Oklahoma Association of College and University Business Officers, March 25 2010
  • Williams, March 11 2010
  • Employee Benefits Council, February 22 2010 - February 23 2010
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, December 10 2009
  • Explorer Pipeline, November 10 2009
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, October 1 2009
  • Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Mentors, September 11 2009
  • Leadership Stillwater, September 1 2009 - September 1 2009
  • Boeing Global Services, August 27 2009 - August 27 2009
  • Governor's Leadership Development Program, August 3 2009 - August 3 2009
  • Stillwater Chamber of Commerce, June 9 2009 - June 9 2009
  • OSU CEPD, June 4 2009 - June 4 2009
  • Oklahoma Healthcare Authority, May 13 2009 - May 13 2009
  • Samson Energy, April 21 2009 - April 21 2009
  • Journal Record, April 6 2009 - April 6 2009
  • OSU CEPD, April 2 2009 - April 2 2009
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, April 2 2009
  • COPAS Education Day, March 26 2009 - March 26 2009
  • Oklahoma Municipal Clerks and Treasurers Institute, March 19 2009 - March 19 2009
  • Tulsa Technology Centers, February 20 2009
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, February 19 2009
  • Tinker Air Force Base, February 5 2009 - February 5 2009
  • CREC, January 29 2009 - January 29 2009
  • Oklahoma Employee Benefits Council, January 22 2009 - January 22 2009
  • OK Ethics Association, January 14 2009 - January 14 2009
  • Francis Tuttle Technology Center, 2006 - 2008
  • ConocoPhillips, November 11 2008 - November 11 2008
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, October 10 2008
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, September 30 2008
  • ConocoPhillips, September 23 2008 - September 23 2008
  • OSU Management and Professional Development Seminars, September 4 2008
  • Chesapeake - Fort Worth, August 28 2008 - August 28 2008
  • State of Oklahoma - Governor's Program, August 6 2008 - August 6 2008
  • Chesapeake - West Virginia, July 16 2008 - July 16 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 26 2008 - June 26 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 20 2008 - June 20 2008
  • Tinker AFB, June 19 2008 - June 19 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 18 2008 - June 18 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 3 2008 - June 18 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 9 2008 - June 10 2008
  • Chesapeake, June 6 2008 - June 6 2008
  • OGE, June 5 2008 - June 5 2008
  • Management and Professional Development Seminars, April 17 2008 - April 17 2008
  • Sonic, March 13 2008 - March 13 2008
  • Management and Professional Development Seminars, March 6 2008 - March 6 2008
  • OSU - PDC, February 19 2008 - February 19 2008
  • Plant Pathology , 2007
  • OSU - Accounting & Financial Reporting Conference, November 15 2007 - November 15 2007
  • ConocoPhillips, November 13 2007 - November 14 2007
  • ConocoPhillips, October 22 2007 - November 10 2007
  • ConocoPhillips, November 7 2007 - November 7 2007
  • OSU, October 18 2007 - October 18 2007
  • ConocoPhillips, October 1 2007 - October 5 2007
  • CREC, August 30 2007 - August 30 2007
  • State of Oklahoma, August 1 2007 - August 1 2007
  • Oklahoma Attorney General's Office, July 19 2007 - July 19 2007
  • Chesapeake, June 5 2007 - June 6 2007
  • OSU-CHS, May 1 2007 - May 1 2007
  • Tinker AFB, April 20 2007 - April 20 2007
  • OSU-CHS, April 16 2007 - April 16 2007
  • Association of Legan Administrators, March 29 2007 - March 29 2007
  • Lopez Foods, March 29 2007 - March 29 2007
  • Tinker AFB, March 26 2007 - March 26 2007
  • Clerks & Treasurers Institute, March 19 2007 - March 19 2007
  • Chesapeake, March 7 2007 - March 7 2007
  • Chesapeake, March 6 2007 - March 6 2007
  • Sonic, March 5 2007 - March 5 2007
  • Chesapeake, March 2 2007 - March 2 2007
  • Chesapeake, March 1 2007 - March 1 2007
  • OSU, February 28 2007 - February 28 2007
  • Chesapeake, February 27 2007 - February 27 2007
  • Chesapeake, February 15 2007 - February 15 2007
  • Chesapeake, February 14 2007 - February 14 2007
  • Tinker AFB, February 12 2007 - February 12 2007
  • OSU, February 8 2007 - February 8 2007
  • OSU, January 29 2007 - January 29 2007
  • Tinker AFB, January 8 2007 - January 8 2007
  • Sonic, December 19 2006 - December 19 2006
  • OSU, October 20 2006 - October 20 2006
  • ConocoPhillips, October 19 2006 - October 19 2006
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, October 9 2006 - October 9 2006
  • Tinker AFB, September 21 2006 - September 21 2006
  • ConocoPhillips, September 20 2006 - September 20 2006
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, September 19 2006 - September 19 2006
  • Tinker AFB, September 15 2006 - September 15 2006
  • Tinker AFB, August 14 2006 - August 14 2006
  • Tinker AFB, August 8 2006 - August 8 2006
  • Tinker AFB, August 7 2006 - August 7 2006
  • State of Oklahoma, July 31 2006 - August 2 2006
  • University of Central Oklahoma, July 19 2006 - July 19 2006
  • Tinker AFB, June 20 2006 - June 20 2006
  • Tinker AFB, May 19 2006 - May 19 2006
  • Workforce Oklahoma, May 16 2006 - May 16 2006
  • OSU, May 4 2006 - May 4 2006
  • ConocoPhillips, April 12 2006 - April 12 2006
  • Tinker AFB, March 31 2006 - March 31 2006
  • ConocoPhillips, March 30 2006 - March 30 2006
  • Armstrong Bank, February 8 2006 - February 8 2006
  • OSU, February 8 2006 - February 8 2006
  • OSU, February 2 2006 - February 2 2006
  • Tinker AFB, January 30 2006 - January 30 2006
  • ConocoPhillips, November 10 2005 - November 10 2005
  • Ditch Witch, October 25 2005 - November 3 2005
  • OSU, October 14 2005 - October 14 2005
  • OSU, September 13 2005 - September 13 2005
  • OSU, July 13 2005 - July 13 2005
  • Career Tech, June 27 2005 - June 27 2005
  • Clerks & Treasurers Institute, March 10 2005 - March 10 2005
  • Tinker AFB, March 1 2005 - March 1 2005
  • OSU - PDC, February 25 2005 - February 25 2005
  • OSU - PDC, November 10 2004 - November 10 2004
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, November 3 2004 - November 3 2004
  • Tinker AFB, October 13 2004 - October 13 2004
  • Tinker AFB, October 6 2004 - October 6 2004
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, April 30 2004 - April 30 2004
  • OSU PDC, April 7 2004 - April 7 2004
  • OSU PDC, April 7 2004 - April 7 2004
  • City of Edmond, April 2 2004 - April 2 2004
  • Zayed University - UAE, February 18 2004 - March 18 2004
  • City of Owasso, February 25 2004 - February 25 2004
  • OSU Personnel, February 11 2004 - February 11 2004
  • Zayed University - UAE, January 5 2004 - February 11 2004
  • OSU Personnel, February 10 2004 - February 10 2004
  • OSU - PDC, January 23 2004 - January 23 2004
  • City Administrators Conference, January 14 2004 - January 14 2004
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, November 21 2003 - November 21 2003
  • Tinker AFB, October 17 2003 - October 17 2003
  • Tinker, October 15 2003 - October 15 2003
  • Tinker AFB, August 4 2003 - August 4 2003
  • Tinker AFB, July 25 2003 - July 25 2003
  • OSU - Executive Education Partnership, July 21 2003 - July 21 2003
  • Tinker AFB, April 16 2003 - April 16 2003
  • Tinker AFB, April 9 2003 - April 9 2003
  • Zayed University - UAE, May 29 2002 - June 29 2002