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Orlando Griego, Ph.D.

Dean of the College of Business & Health Administration, 2015

Orlando Griego, Ph.D., is currently the Dean of the College of Business & Health Administration at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. He served as an Associate Dean at Azusa Pacific University and Senior Faculty member at the Federal Executive Institute in Charlottesville, VA. He was, among other credits, winner of the Best Teach of the Year at Azusa Pacific University and twice nominated as Best Teacher of the Year while at Colorado State University. He is the co-author of 4 books and over 40 publications and conference proceedings.  Dr. Griego earned his doctorate in Human Resource Development at Colorado State University in 1997 and his M.S. in Human Resource Management at Golden Gate University in 1985.

Educational Background:

Ph.D., 1997, Colorado State University
PhD Specialization: Human Resource Development
Cognate: Quantitative Research
Dissertation Topic: Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps’ Professional Officer Course as a Predictor of Leadership Ability

M.S., 1988, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA
Major: Human Resource Management

B.A., 1982, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
Major: Social Services

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Teaching Areas:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Management
  • Research Design


  • Relationship Management
  • Quantitative Research

Academic Work:

  • 4 books
  • 70 publications, proceedings, or scholarship presentations (see CV)