Metropolitan State University of Denver faculty and staff members publish research in some of the world’s most prestigious academic journals and share their knowledge at conferences around the globe. They also spend time developing valuable partnerships, working with colleagues across the country and world, creating new and exciting learning opportunities for students of all ages and securing vital funding to drive research and innovation. 

Congratulations to the following faculty members for all their recent success: 

Maria Alejandra Quijada, Ph.D., assistant professor of Management, has had three papers titled “Gather Around the Video-Clip Campfire,” “Adapting Personal SWOT Analysis for Student Needs” and “Tech Layoff Letters: How Do They Stack Up” accepted for presentation at the 2024 Management and Organization Behavioral Teaching Society Conference. 


Corey R. Sell, Ph.D., professor of Elementary Education, had three book chapters published in an online elementary-social-studies textbook, which was a project of the National Council for the Social Studies and the Teaching With Primary Sources (TPS) project, generously funded by the Library of Congress.  

Papers accepted for Journal of Business Leadership

The following faculty members have papers accepted for inclusion in the spring 2024 publication of the Journal of Business Leadership: 

  • Apryl Brodersen, Ph.D., professor of Management, had a paper titled “Return to Office Policies: Considerations, Concerns and Recommendations.” 
  • Gina Cook, Ph.D., associate professor of Management, and Kveta Olsanova had a paper titled “Luxury Brand Management in the World of Evolving Technologies.” 
  • Lisa McVicker, Ph.D., J.D., professor of Management, had two papers titled “Legal Guidance for Leaders in the Aerospace Industry” and “Global Perspectives on Water Management.” 

Submit your Faculty and Staff Citings  

If you have recently published or presented, submit the details about it here. Submissions will be considered for inclusion in a roundup of Faculty and Staff Citings.   

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  1. The name of your paper or presentation.  
  2. Names, titles and higher-education institutions of all authors.  
  3. The name of the book, journal or conference in which it was presented.  
  4. Any relevant links or attachments that could be helpful.