Faculty Profile for Dr. Dennis L Smart

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Dr. Dennis L Smart
Associate Professor — Department of Management
MCOY 547
phone: (512) 245-6393

Biography Section

Biography and Education

B.S. University of South Dakota
MBA Texas A&M University - CS
Ph.D. Texas A&M University - CS

Teaching Interests

Strategic Management, Competitive Analysis, International Business

Research Interests

* Corporate Diversification
* Industry Competition
* Sports Ethics
* Sport Management

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Miller, B., Smart, D., & Rechner, P. (2015). Confirmatory factor analysis of the Machiavellian Personality Scale. Personality and Individual Differences, 82, 120–124.
  • Miller, B., Adair, E. A., Nicols, K., & Smart, D. (2014). Hindering the Help:  Politics and Engagement in Volunteer Service Organizations. Journal of Managerial Issues, 26(4), 365–387.
  • Rechner, P., & Smart, D. (2012). An Examination of the Effects of Sport Involvement on  Ethical Judgments in Sport and Business. Ethics & Behavior, 22(2).
  • Smart, D., Winfree, J., & Wolfe, R. (2008). Major League Baseball Managers: Do They Matter? Journal of Sport Management, 22(3), 303–321.
  • Wolfe, R., Babiak, K., Cameron, K., Quinn, R., Smart, D., Terborg, J., & Wright, P. M. (2007). Moneyball: A Business Perspective. International Journal of Sport Finance, 2(4), 249–162.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. May 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2014 College Achievement Award for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching, McCoy College of Busniess Administration. May 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Gregg Master Teacher Symposium Finalist, Dr. Pat Pattison through the Gregg Endowed Chair. October 11, 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. November 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: McCoy College of Business Advisory Board Teaching Excellence Award, McCoy College of Business Advisory Board. 2006

Selected Service Activities

Member
McCoy Graduate Program Task Force
September 1, 2018-2019
Committee Chair
McCoy College of Business Graduate Policies Committee
September 2013-Present
Committee Chair
McCoy College of Business Graduate Policies Committee
September 2013-Present
Committee Member
Athletic Avisory Council
January 31, 2012-Present
Committee Member
McCoy College of Business Graduate Policies Committee
September 2008-August 2018