Sharon McFarland

Sharon McFarland

2925 Campus Green Drive

Professional Summary

In my 15th year of teaching and service at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business; PhD in Rhetorical Studies, Purdue University; Purdue Research Fellowship winner (two years" funding for dissertation research); multiple-year nominations for and 2004 winner of EXCEL Award for graduate teaching excellence; Grilliot Award nominee.

Education

Ph D: Purdue University 1999 (Rhetorical Studies)

MA: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 1993 (Rhetorical Studies)

BA: College of Mount St. Joseph 1992 (Communication Arts)

Research and Practice Interests

Educator faculty do not have a research mission.

Positions and Work Experience

01-01-1998 - Associate Professor, Educator, Teach master"s and undergraduate honors oral and written communication and foundational business skills. Provide curriculum design input on communication issues for both graduate and undergraduate programs., College of Business, University of Cincinnati,

09-1995 -12-1997 Director, Writing Center, Provided tutoring, writing instruction, second-language instruction; supervised student workers. Taught undergraduate courses in English Department., College of Mount St. Joseph,

1993 -1995 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Purdue University,

1992 -1993 Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati,

Research Support

Investigators:McFarland, Sharon -05-2000 Center for Global Competitiveness Research Grant 1500 Type:Grant

Investigators:McFarland, Sharon -02-2000 Participant, Faculty Development Council Grant 13835 Type:Grant

Investigators:McFarland, Sharon -05-1999 Center for Global Competitiveness Research Grant 1500 Type:Grant

Investigators:McFarland, Sharon 1995 -1997 Purdue Research Foundation Fellowship 20000 Type:Grant

Honors and Awards

2009 Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program Honoree, Breakfast of Champions

2007 Nominee, Michael L. Dean Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

2006 Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program Honoree, Breakfast of Champions

2006 Nominee, Harold J. Grilliot Faculty Award for Service & Support of Students

2004 Michael L. Dean Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

2004 Recognition by President Zimpher for distinctive contributions to teaching and learning

2002 Nominee, Michael L. Dean Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

2000 Nominee, Michael L. Dean Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

1999 Nominee, Michael L. Dean Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

1995 Nominee, Bruce Kendall Award for Excellence in Teaching

1995 Top Three Student Paper

1995 Top Three Student Paper in Public Relations

1994 Nominee, Bruce Kendall Award for Excellence in Teaching

Service

Undergraduate Programs Committee (Represent Management Department in college-level undergraduate curriculum decisions. ) Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 09-01-2009 -08-31-2011

University of Cincinnati Foundation Annual Campaign (Obtain contributions from College of Business faculty. ) Faculty Coordinator Type:University/College Service Level:University 02-01-2011 -06-30-2011

Professional Affiliation

Executive Board President Jan 1 2011-present Executive Board Vice President 2007-2010 Finance Committee 2006-present Sustainability Committee 2006-present Image & Visibility Committee 2010-present 35th Anniversary fundraising chair 2009 Urban Appalachian Council, Cincinnati, OH

Courses Taught

MGRLCOMM

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Business Professionalism

Business Professionalism

Comm for Managers

Individual Study

Business Professionalism

Comm for Managers

Business Professionalism

Communications for Managers II

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Business Foundations

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Ind Study

Teaching Asst

Ind Study

Business Foundations

Comm for Managers

Ind Study

Business Foundations

Communications for Managers II

Managerial Communication

Managerial Communication

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Ind Study

Mgmt Skills Practicum II

Ind Study

Mgmt Skills Practicum II

Mgmt Skills Practicum II

Teaching Asst

Bus Comm II

Management Skill Pr

Management Skill Pr

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Individual Study

Management Skill Pr

Teaching Assistant

Individual Study

Bus Comm II

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Comm for Managers

Communications I

Communications I

Communications for Managers II

Communications I

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Comm for Managers

Communications I

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers II

Communications I

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Communications I

Communication for Managers

Communications I

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Communication for Managers

Independent Study

Communication for Managers

Honor-PLUS Special Topics

Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Individual Study

Managerial Communications

Communication Skills

Communication Skills

Individual Study

Managerial Communications

Faculty Development Activities

03-03-2011 -06-02-2011 Distance Learning Seminars, March & June 2011 Lindner College of Business Type:Seminar

09-04-2008 -09-08-2008 September Institute 2008 Week-long, 35-hour review and updating of trends in and models of pedagogy., University of Cincinnati Center for Educational Technology & Learning Cincinnati, OH, USA Type:Workshop

06-2006 -06-2006 Early Summer Institute Week-long, 35-hour review and update of technology support for teaching, including RefWorks, eportfolios, digital images, photshop, podcasting, blogs, et al., University of Cincinnati Libraries Cincinnati, OH, USA Type:Workshop