Dr. Jennifer Chandler
As of Fall 2011, holds the position of Assistant Professor of Management at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics, of California State University, Fullerton. She holds a BA from UCLA, an MBA from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and a PhD from the University of California, Irvine.
Dr. Chandler's research focuses on strategy and service operations by integrating the resource-based view of the firm with social networks analysis. Her research was recognized with the 2012 CSUF Milton A. Gordon Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity, a 2008 Center for International Business Education and Research travel grant (to fund research in Dubai, UAE), and the 2007 Distinguished Research Award from the Allied Academies International Conference. Her teaching was recognized with the 2013 Instructional Innovation Award by the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics at CSUF, and the 2010 Dennis T. Ching Teaching Award by the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawaii, Manoa.
Dr. Chandler teaches Entertainment Operations (MGT470), Strategic Management Capstone (MGT449), and Project Management (MGT444). Before entering academia, Dr. Chandler had a successful media sales, tourism, and international event management career. After working with media giants Clear Channel Communications and Raycom Media, she began her own agency working across the entertainment, tourism, nonprofit, retailing, and manufacturing sectors.