Robert Thompson, PhD

Core Part Time Professor

Areas of Expertise:

  • ​Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneurshiup


  • ​MBA - Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
  • PhD - Indiana Institute of Technology,  Fort Wayne, IN


  • ​An Exploration of the Lived-Experiences of Leaders in Construction-Related Companies: Strategic Decisions and Innovation in the United States and Switzerland.

Research Areas of Interest:

  • ​Strategy
  • Sustainabilty
  • Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Leadership

Certifications and /or licenses:

  • ​Certicates: Strategy and Sustainability; Corporate Strategy; Omnichannel Marketing; 

Select Professional Experience:

  • ​President and CEO, Tormax
  • Presdient and CEO, Overhead Door Corporation (Sanwa, Japan)
  • Vice President, Global Marketing and Sales, Stanley Black and Decker
  • Director, Strategic Planning, Carrier Global, United Technologies