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Patricia Sullivan Adjunct Instructor School of Prof and Extd Studies

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Adjunct Instructor
Ph.D., Instructional Design/Adult Education
MS, Human Resources
BBA, Business/Human Resources

Patricia Sullivan, Ph.D. is a leadership coach and trainer, with over 20 years in HR; 15 years in adult education, training and leadership coaching. Her passion for Human Resources and leadership excellence has directed her profession and learning activities. She designs and facilitates university courses and corporate learning programs. Patricia earned her Ph.D. at the University of South Florida; her major was Adult Education, focusing on Leadership Effectiveness, Emotional Intelligence, and Employee Engagement. She was awarded an undergraduate and graduate degree from Temple University, with a Human Resources concentration. Her many certifications include: SHRM-SCP; SPHR, Energy Leadership Coach, Conflict Resolution Mediator, Master Trainer, Web-Based Instructional Designer, Yoga Instructor. In 2018 she will complete a 1000 hour Yoga Therapy certification to support her coaching practices, aligning health with desired results at home and work.
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Summer 2021

  • HRAM-630 Compliance and Risk Management

  • HRAM-700 HR Analytics & Mgmt Capstone

Fall 2021

  • HRAM-700 HR Analytics & Mgmt Capstone

Spring 2022

  • PROF-635 Teams and Virtual Teams