Dr. Leon C. Prieto
Associate Professor of Management
Phone: (678) 466-4540
Ph.D., Louisiana State University
M.B.A., Georgia Southern University
B.A., Claflin University
Leon C. Prieto, PhD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP is an Associate Professor of Management at Clayton State University. His research areas are in Management History, Management Education, and Critical Management Studies; it is focused on the contributions of minorities (gender as well as racial and ethnic) to the development of Management as a discipline and the interrelationship between organizational management and society.
He has published peer-reviewed articles in academic journals such as the Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Management History, Society and Business Review, and others. He is an associate editor of the Journal of Management History and is on the editorial board of the Journal for the Advancement of Developing Economies. The Academy of Management recognized his (and his co-author's) African-American Management History research as being groundbreaking, and some of this research has been included in prominent management textbooks. He holds a Ph.D. in Human Resource and Leadership Development from Louisiana State University, an MBA from Georgia Southern University, and a B.S. in Business Administration from Claflin University.
Undergraduate - Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Management Principles, Global Business, Entrepreneurship.
Graduate - International Business, Global Logistics.
Research interests: Management/Labor History, Human Resources, Social Entrepreneurship.
Committee service: Faculty Affairs Community; Undergraduate Curriculum Committee; College of Business Curriculum Committee; FDIC Committee; Financial Ticket Committee; Faculty Co-Advisor, Clayton State University Society for Human Resource management.