Western Kentucky University

GFCB Management Staff - Shane Spiller

Dr. Shane Spiller

Dr. Shane Spiller

Associate Professor - Organizational Behavior and Leadership

Office:  GH 215
Phone:  270-745-8877
Email:  shane.spiller@wku.edu

Courses

Dr. Spiller’s teaching areas span a wide array of leadership and management areas, most often extending to the area of critical thinking and ethics.  He has won teaching awards at three universities, including WKU’s MBA teaching award and the Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year. 

Research

Dr. Spiller’s research interests include motivation, leadership, and ethics with numerous articles published in a wide range of academic journals including the Journal of Business Ethics, and the Journal of Management Issues. 

Bio

Dr. Spiller earned his Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior with a minor in statistics from the University of Alabama. 

Dr. Spiller serves as the co-advisor for Beta Gamma Sigma http://www.wku.edu/business/beta-gamma-sigma/, and the Chair of the AACSB Maintenance of Accreditation Committee http://www.wku.edu/business/maintenance-of-accreditation-committee/.

In the community Dr. Spiller has won numerous volunteer awards for his roles with non-profits in the youth sporting community. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Leadership
  • Ethics
  • Business Strategy
  • Motivation
  • Teamwork
  • Human Resource Management
  • Non-Profit Entities

Professional Organizations:

  • Academy of Management
  • Southern Management Association
  • Southwest Management Association
  • International Leadership Association
 Last Modified 7/23/13