Stephen Carman - Faculty & Adjuncts

Stephen Carman, PhD

Stephen Carman, PhD
College of Business
Energy Economics, Policy and Commerce
918-631-3625 Website Helmerich Hall Room 201


PhD – Capella University MA – University of Phoenix BS – Abilene Christian University


Dr. Stephen Carman is a seasoned expert in the areas of leadership development and organizational learning. He has extensive senior management experience across multiple industries, including energy, and is well-known for his skills in developing and facilitating corporate learning experiences. Dr. Carman currently serves as Global Leader, Commercial Learning for Hach Company, and division of Danaher Corporation, and he lives and works in the Ft. Collins, CO area. Previously he served in a number of executive and managerial roles at Saudi Aramco, Marathon Oil Company, Skiillsoft, SYSCO, Van Kampen Funds, and the NYSE Governance Services organization.

Research Interests

Effectiveness of emerging leaders, organizational and managerial effectiveness, the middle manager “squeeze” and the overall performance of middle managers under various organizational models and styles

Teaching Interests

Leadership development, Strategic management, Organizational learning, Team management

Courses Taught

  • Residency Seminar II

Professional Affiliations

  • Academy of Management
  • American Society for Training and Development