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Patricia S. Kelly

Instructor of Management

AS, BS, MS, Quinnipiac University

School of Business


MG 302

Human Resource Management - Fall 2018

MG 210

Essentials of Management and Organizational Behavior - Spring 2019

MG 355

Compensation and Benefits - Spring 2019



Phone Number

203 582-7834

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I am an Instructor of Management at Quinnipiac University. I have been teaching at Quinnipiac University since the Fall of 2011, during which time I have taught courses in the management department with my main area of focus on management and organizational behavior, human resource management courses including compensation and benefits and project management. My areas of expertise and research include project management, group and team dynamics, generational awareness, women in leadership roles, resource allocation and self awareness. Specialized skills include portfolio management relative to process improvement, assessment of team dynamics, diagnosis and treatment including group facilitation, ability to coach and counsel to success I am an active member of PMI, ATD and SHRM. Project Management certified through George Washington University. Former State of Connecticut Life & Health Insurance broker.

Work Experience

  • Instructor of Management Department of Management, School of Business, Quinnipiac University (August 2015 to present)
  • Adjunct Faculty School of Business, Quinnipiac University (August 2011-August 2015)
  • Consultant Learning Dynamics and Hobbomock, LLC. (December 2014 to December 2016)
  • Recruitment and Compensation Specialist, University of New Haven (December 2011 to October 2013 )
  • Instructor of Management and Online Faculty, Briarwood College and Lincoln Educational Services: Southington, CT (August 2008 to July 2010)
  • Program Manager, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, North Haven, CT, Planning and Change Management Division: Anthem East PMO (February 2002 to October 2004)
  • Network Manager Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield North Haven, CT, Healthcare Management Division (January 1998 to February 2002)
  • Account Consultant and Membership Representative, Anthem Prescription Management, CALICO and Blue Cross and Blue Shield, North Haven, CT (February 1992 to December 1998)

Selected Workshops & Presentations

  • SNEC-PMI Conference, “Leading Project Teams that Span across Generations" Paros and Kelly: April 2016
  • Fairfield University Conference “Using Technology to Organize and Manage Teams” Kelly, Simione and Paros: May 2016
  • Fairfield University Summer Conference: “Moving the Dial for Emotional Intelligence with Team-Based Assignments” Simione, Kelly and Jagiela: May 2016
  • Educational Consulting, generational competence related to millennial workers. Paros and Kelly
  • Eastern Academy of Management Conference: presented paper on "Using Open Web-based Tools to Deliver a Collaborative and Engaging Classroom: Let’s Make Learning Fun!” May 2018
  • SNEC PMI WORKSHOP - Increasing Self-Awareness in Project Teams, May 18, 2018
  • Significant Administrative Duties

    Associate Director: Center for Women & Business @ Quinnipiac University, Fall 2015-Spring 2018 Steering Committee Member: Center for Women & Business Department of Management Spring 2018-present MG210 Course Coordinator: Department of Management 2015-present Management Department Advisory Council Coordinator: Department of Management Spring 2018-present

    Courses Taught

    • Management and Organizational Behavior (MG 210)
    • Human Resource Management (MG 302)
    • Staffing and Recruitment (MG 306)
    • Project Management (MG335)
    • Compensation and Benefits (MG 355)
    • The Business Environment (SB 101)
    • Career Development (SB 112)
    • Multicultural Education (QU 201)

    Selected Publications

  • 1. Simione, K., Ortiz-Walters, R., Fullick-Jagiela, J., Kelly., P. , (2017)," Measuring perceived usefulness of team assignments ", Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education, Vol. 9 Iss 2 pp. 174 - 195:, (2017)
  • Published