Karen Leonard

Professor of Management

Photograph of Karen Leonard

Contact Information

Email
kxleonard@ualr.edu
Phone
501-916-6764
Location
Reynolds Building 228

Education

PhD International Organizational Behavior University of Memphis
MS Commerce University of Auckland
BS Science Arkansas State University

Publications

Leonard, K. (2020, December). Cultural considerations for effective six sigma teams. Six Sigma for Students: A Problem-Solving Methodology, 53-71. Little Rock: Palgrave Macmillan.
Tsai, F., Leonard, K. M., & Srivastava, S. (2020, November). Psychological Capital in Entrepreneurial Contexts: Frontiers and Future Prospects. 11, 3456-3474.
Ugur, N. G., Turin, A. H., & Leonard, K. (2019, May). The effects of knowledge characteristics, organizational and societal culture in knowledge transfer with firms. , 9(1), 132-143.
Pakdil, F., Toktas, P., & Leonard, K. (2018, July). Validation of qualitative aspects of the Lean Assessment Tool (LAT). Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 29(7), 1094-1114.
Pakdil, F., & Leonard, K. (2017, March). Implementing and Sustaining Lean Processes: The Dilemma of Societal Culture Effects. International Journal of Production Research, 55(3), 700-717.
Leonard, K., & Pakdil, F. (2016, May). Performance Leadership (TM). , 150. Business Expert Press.
McDaniel, K. R., Ngala, F., & Leonard, K. (2015, July). Does competency matter: Competency as a factor in workplace bullying. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 30(7), 597-609.
Pakdil, F., & Leonard, K. (2015, June). The effect of organizational culture on implementing and sustaining lean processes. Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 26(5), 725-743.

Teaching

2021 UALR Fall

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Sections
MGMT3340-001
MGMT3340-9W1
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-992
MGMT4380-9U2
HR Analytics & Metrics (MGMT4367)
Sections
MGMT4367-001
MGMT4367-9W1

2021 UALR Spring

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-992
MGMT4380-9U1
MGMT4380-9U2
HR Analytics & Metrics (MGMT4367)
Sections
MGMT4367-991
MGMT4367-9U1

2021 UALR Summer

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
HR Analytics & Metrics (MGMT4367)
Sections
MGMT4367-991
MGMT4367-9U1
Sem:Lead & Mgmt in Health Care (MGMT7398)
Section
MGMT7398-991

2020 UALR Fall

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-9H1
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-992
MGMT4380-9U2
Sem:Lead & Mgmt in Health Care (MGMT7398)
Sections
MGMT7398-991
MGMT7398-9H1
Special Topics - MGMT (MGMT4385)
Sections
MGMT4385-991
MGMT4385-9H1
MGMT4385-9U1

2020 UALR Spring

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-001
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-992
MGMT4380-9U1
MGMT4380-9U2

2020 UALR Summer

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
Sem:Lead & Mgmt in Health Care (MGMT7398)
Section
MGMT7398-991
Special Topics - MGMT (MGMT4385)
Sections
MGMT4385-991
MGMT4385-9U1

2019 UALR Fall

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-001
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Section
MGMT7180-001

2019 UALR Spring

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Sections
MGMT3340-001
MGMT3340-991
MGMT3340-9U1
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1

2019 UALR Summer

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1

2018 UALR Fall

Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Section
MGMT7180-001

2018 UALR Spring

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Section
MGMT7180-051

2018 UALR Summer

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Sections
MGMT3340-991
MGMT3340-9U1
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1

2017 UALR Fall

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-001
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Sections
MGMT7180-001
MGMT7180-051
Team Development (MGMT7312)
Section
MGMT7312-001

2017 UALR Spring

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-001
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Sections
MGMT7180-002
MGMT7180-051
Team Development (MGMT7312)
Section
MGMT7312-001

2017 UALR Summer

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Sections
MGMT3340-991
MGMT3340-9U1
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1

2016 UALR Fall

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Section
MGMT7180-052
Team Development (MGMT7312)
Section
MGMT7312-001

2016 UALR Spring

Appl Organizatnl Behav (MGMT3340)
Section
MGMT3340-001
Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1
International Business Mgmt (MGMT4377)
Sections
MGMT4377-991
MGMT4377-9U1
Sem:Lead & Mgmt in Health Care (MGMT7398)
Section
MGMT7398-001
Strat Competitive Advantage I (MGMT7180)
Section
MGMT7180-002

2016 UALR Summer

Business Strategy (MGMT4380)
Sections
MGMT4380-991
MGMT4380-9U1