James Arnold

Adjunct Faculty, Management

jkarnold@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-4112

M.B.A., , University of St. Thomas
A.B.D., Doctorate in Leadership - Expected December 2010, University of St. Thomas
B.S., Business, University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management

See publications in UST Research Online

Jim Arnold is a communications professor in the Full-time UST MBA program, with primary responsibility as professor for Applied Verbal Communication Skills Labs. He is a founding faculty member of the Full-time UST MBA program.

Arnold also coaches student teams in presenting at national and international case competitions. He conducts research in public speaking anxiety and various organizational behavior topics.

J-Term 2015 Courses
J-Term 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
Spring 2015 Courses
Spring 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
MGMT 664 - 115 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22030
Registration is restricted for Full - time MBA students only See description for MGMT663.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3540800-095021 Jan '15
TMH 3540800-095026 Jan '15
TMH 3540800-095028 Jan '15
TMH 3540800-095010 Apr '15
TMH 3540800-095001 May '15
MGMT 664 - 116 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22031
Registration is restricted for Full - time MBA students only See description for MGMT663.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3541010-120021 Jan '15
TMH 3541010-120026 Jan '15
TMH 3541010-120028 Jan '15
TMH 3541010-120010 Apr '15
TMH 3541010-120001 May '15
MGMT 664 - 117 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22032
Registration is restricted for Full - time MBA students only See description for MGMT663.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3541300-145021 Jan '15
TMH 3541300-145026 Jan '15
TMH 3541300-145028 Jan '15
TMH 3541300-145010 Apr '15
TMH 3541300-145001 May '15
MGMT 664 - 118 Applied Communication Lab II See Details * *
Description of course Applied Communication Lab II : CRN: 22033
Registration is restricted for Full - time MBA students only See description for MGMT663.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3541510-170021 Jan '15
TMH 3541510-170026 Jan '15
TMH 3541510-170028 Jan '15
TMH 3541510-170010 Apr '15
TMH 3541510-170001 May '15
Summer 2015 Courses
Summer 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
ACCT 780 - 711 Professional Communication See Details * *
Description of course Professional Communication : CRN: 30408
This course examines effective communication techniques with a particular emphasis on the accounting profession. Students will expand their knowledge of spoken, listening, visual and nonverbal communication skills in a business environment. The ethical dimensions of business communications will also be analyzed.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 3541245-1545M - - - - - -
TMH 3541430-1700M - - - - - -
Academic and Professional Positions
  • Chairman, Institute for Management Studies, Minneapolis (2002 - present)
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas - Opus College of Business, St. Paul / Mpls (2000 - present)
  • Founder/ Lead Consultant, Jim Arnold & Company, Minneapolis (1987 - 2010)
  • Adjunct Instructor, St. Mary's University, Minneapolis (1999 - 2000)
  • Director of Marketing, ChartHouse International Learning Corporation, Minneapolis (1996 - 1998)
  • Instructor, Total Benefit Communications, Atlanta (1995 - 1998)
  • Senior Copywriter/ Account Team, Loyalty Marketing Division, Carlson Marketing Group, Minneapolis (1986 - 1987)
  • Copywriting Director, Piper Jaffray & Companies, Minneapolis (1985 - 1986)
  • Securities Analyst, Piper Jaffray & Companies, Minneapolis (1983 - 1985)

Professional Memberships
  • Academy of Management
  • American Society for Training & Development
  • Association for Business Communication

Professional Service
  • Academy of Management, Reviewer

Publications

Books and Chapters

Research Interests
  • Communication
  • Leadership

Presentations