K. Michael Mathews

Associate Professor


DBADoctor of Business Administration in ManagementLouisiana Tech University

Professional Experience

K. Michael Mathews received his Doctorate of Business Administration and MBA from Louisiana Tech University. He currently serves as Associate Professor in the Huether School of Business. Prior to coming to Saint Rose in 1997, Dr. Mathews was a faculty member at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock. Before entering academia, Dr. Mathews was a business owner and entrepreneur for nearly 20 years. He sold his business interests to his partners in order to change careers and finance his graduate education.

While in Albany, Dr. Mathews has served on the Board of Directors of the Albany County Rural Housing Alliance, the Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region and the Albany Center for Economic Success. He has served on numerous College and School committees since coming to Saint Rose.

Teaching Interests

I really enjoy teaching “big picture” courses – Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management.

Research/Creative Works

Dr. Mathews’ publications have appeared in Business Ethics Quarterly, Human Relations, the Journal of Management Inquiry, Psychological Reports, The Journal of Business Communications, The Journal of Applied Behavioral Sciences and the International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management. He has presented at the Family Research Council Conference (FERC) in Winnipeg Canada, the Southern Management Association, the Academy of Management, and the Centre for Social Theory and Technology in Hasselt, Belgium. His research interests are on theoretical explanations of organizational development and change phenomena, and the application of the complexity sciences to human organization.