Dr. Stephanie Adam

Associate Professor; MBA Program Coordinator

Department of Business, Economics and Enterprise Sciences


Curriculum Vitae 


Dr. Stephanie Adam, D.B.A., SHRM-SCP, joined the full-time faculty in the Business, Economics and Enterprise Sciences Department in Fall 2016. Prior to that she worked part time at several institutions, including Waynesburg University, Rasmussen College, Ohio Christian University, and Cal U. Dr. Adam spent nearly eight years working in the human resources department of a small manufacturing company in western Pennsylvania. Dr. Adam's doctoral dissertation focused on the use of corporate volunteerism in organizations, looking primarily at its effect on employees satisfaction. Her research focuses on generational differences in the workplace, bereavement leave policy adequacy, and MBA program innovation. Dr. Adam established Patrick J. Madden, Memorial 5k Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization that donated over $23,000 to the American Cancer Society in seven years. Service learning and community engagement are passions of Dr. Adam’s. 

Research Interests

  • Bereavement Leave
  • Generational Differences in the Workplace
  • Service Learning Pedagogies
  • MBA Curriculum Innovation
  • D.B.A.: Northcentral University
  • M.S. Human Resource Management: LaRoche College
  • B.A.: Mercyhurst University

Email: adam@calu.edu

Phone: 724-938-5631

Office: Watkins Hall 316A