Professor James Spee


Jim Spee is Professor of Strategy, Decision Making and Leadership at the University of Redlands School of Business (Curriculum Vita).

He became Director of Graduate Programs for the School of Business on July 1, 2010.

He can be reached at (909)748-8786 or (james_spee@redlands.edu or by fax (909)335-5125.   His address is:

School of Business
University of Redlands,
1200 E Colton Ave,
Redlands ,CA 92374 USA

Jim earned his doctorate in Management at The Peter Drucker Graduate Management School of The Claremont Graduate University. He has over ten years of experience in community development, nonprofit management, and organizational change management. He is president of the Western Academy of Management for 2005-2006.He began working at Redlands in 1995. 



Other Courses



Sustainable Tourism in Costa Rica, May 2010.


Johnston seminar on International Advertising, May 2005.  Rome, Italy and Paris, France.

BUS269 Special Topics in Business The Business of Culture and the Culture of Business-Overseas study course in Salzburg, Austria, January 1999.

MGMT483 Strategic Planning.  For a look at student work in this class please see my SBC corporation home page.

In May of 1998, Jim was one of the faculty members attending the Cambridge INSTEP program in England. Click here for a look at his photo album of the trip.
Jim went back to Cambridge as a participant in May 1999.  Click here for photos from the 1999 trip.

While in England, Jim visited the Imperial War Museum at Duxford, just south of Cambridge. Duxford is the site of the American Air Museum in Britain. Click here to see his 1998 photos from the museum.
Click here for his 1999 photos from Duxford.

Jim's research interests include group faciliation, systems thinking, outsourcing, and participatory strategic planning. His other interests include travel, hiking, bicycling, sailing, flying, and cooking pasta. Click here for information on Jim's 1945 Aeronca Champion airplane.

Research Papers

IBM and Germany 1922–1941

Donald W McCormick and James C Spee

Organization Management Journal, Volume 5, Issue 4

Section: Teaching & Learning http://www.palgrave-journals.com/uidfinder/10.1057/omj.2008.25

Section: Teaching & Learning - Teaching Notes

Abstract | Full Text



Reflections on Implementing an Innovative Management Curriculum, Or Tacking Between Scylla and Charybdis


Training for High Reliability Teams, presented to Western Academy of Management, April 2001


http://www.hollywoodcentury.blogspot.com  Link to Blog for First Year Seminar

http://peterdruckermemorial.blogspot.com/ Link to memorial blog for Professor Peter F. Drucker.

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Travel Course to Costa Rica May 2010


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