Daniel Peat

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Daniel Peat

PhD Student, Department of Management

3312 Carl H. Lindner Hall


Dan is a doctoral student in the Management Department. He received his bachelor's in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and his MBA from the University at Albany, SUNY. Prior to joining the program he worked in military and government positions for 11 years, most recently as a Division Chief for the Defense Technical Information Center. In addition to being a doctoral student, he works as an instructor for decision making in the US Army Reserve.

Teaching Interest
Management, Leadership, Strategic Management

Research Interest
Strategic Leadership, Strategic Human Capital, Public Sector Business Groups, Decision Making, and Corporate Governance

Institution: US Army Reserve
Title: Major

Institution: Army National Guard
Title: Captain
End Date: 2016-09-30

Institution: Defense Technical Information Center
Title: Division Chief
End Date: 2016-07-31

Institution: Naval Sea Systems Command
Title: Program Analyst
End Date: 2013-10-31

Awards | Honors
Organization: University of Cincinnati Graduate Programs
Name: Exemplary Poster Presentation for Social & Behavioral Sciences
Year Received: 2017

Institution: State University of New York at Albany
Location: Albany, NY
Major: Business Administration
Completed: 2007
Degree: MBA

Institution: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Location: Troy, NY
Major: Management
Completed: 2005
Degree: BS

Research in progress
Title: HR Systems and Dynamic Capabilities
Status: Writing Results
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Identity Transfer
Status: On-Going
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: Strategic Human Capital and Performance
Status: On-Going
Research Type: Scholarly

Title: A Seat at the Table: Antecedents and Outcomes of HR Executives on Top Management Teams
Organization: SMS
Location: Las Vegas
Year: 2019

Title: Too much of a good thing? Agency and entrepreneurial passion
Location: Las Vegas
Year: 2019

Title: Globalization and the Merck Pharmaceutical Company
Organization: Eastern Academy of Management
Year: 2006