Lee Schimmoeller, PhD

Professor of Management and Business Administration
Chair, Department of Human Resource Management

Lee Schimmoeller


Schewel 320

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD in Business Administration; Management
    Nova Southeastern University
  • MBA
    Oakland University
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
    University of Dayton


Before teaching, Dr. Schimmoeller worked in industry for 20 years as a design engineer, mechanical engineering master, and manufacturing engineering manager. He has taught at several area colleges, and at Lynchburg College since fall 2005.

Teaching Areas

  • International Business
  • Management
  • Leadership

Publications, Presentations, and Research

  • “Using Critical Writing Assignments to Improve Student Responses,” April 2011.
  • “Examination of Transformational Leadership in the Thai Context,” (with J.B. D’Souze) Ethics and Critical Thinking Journal 3.
  • “Leadership Styles in Competing Organizational Cultures,” Leadership Review 10.
  • Current research, The effects of organizational culture on the dominant style of leadership in an organization

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Academy of Management
  • Member, Decision Sciences Institute