Valerie Vogt Pape

Instructor in Residence

Baker Hall 327
(309) 677-4954
vpape@bradley.edu

M.B.A., Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
B.A. with College Honors, Political Science, University of Illinois at Chicago

Biography

Valerie has over 20 years of business experience, primarily at Baxter Healthcare Corporation and Kemper Insurance Companies.  She has extensive corporate training experience in management and professional development, as well as experience in human resource management, strategic planning and marketing.  She holds a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation and is a member of the University of Chicago Women’s Business Group.

Teaching

Valerie has taught in the graduate and undergraduate program focusing on general management, leadership skills, human resources, and risk management. She is a member of the Study Abroad faculty and has taught in Vienna, Austria. Valerie holds an assessment certification from the Center for Creative Leadership and has served as an executive coach. 

She currently teaches these courses:

  • M L 250 Interpersonal Effectiveness in Organizations
  • M L 615 Interpersonal Relations
  • M L 315/ASB 315 Risk and Insurance

Scholarship

Academic/Professional Meeting Proceedings

Pape, V. V., Robin, J. (2014). Teaching professionalism in the management classroom:  Challenges and approaches (pp. 8). 2014 Annual Conference Proceedings. http://southernmanagement.org/meetings/2014/proceedings/PaperID173.pdf [Accepted: June 2014, Published: November 2014, Submitted: April 2014]

Competitive Research Awards Received

Pape, V. V., "2015 Online Course Design Institute and course development grant," Sponsored by Bradley University, Bradley University, $5,000.00. (August 2015).

Other Research and Presentations

Stephens, P. R., Pape, V. V., McGowan, M. K., Academic Business World International Conference, "Are College Freshmen Ready for Blended and Flipped Courses?", Nashville, TN. (May, 2015).

Pape, V. V. (Presenter Only), International Conference on Learning and Administration in Higher Education, "Teaching Ethics:  Clickers, Cases and the Ethics Reflex", Academic Business World--International Conference on Learning and Administration, Nashville, TN. (May, 2015).

Pape, V. V. (Presenter & Author), Robin, J. (Presenter & Author), Southern Management Association Annual Meeting, "Teaching Professionalism in the Management Classroom:  Challenges and Approaches", SMA, Savannah, GA. (November, 2014).

Pape, V. V. (Presenter Only), International Conference on Learning and Administration in Higher Education, "Teaching Teamwork in the Classroom: Beyond the Team Charter", Academic Business World--International Conference on Learning and Administration, Nashville, TN. (May, 2014).

Grants

Pape, V. V. (Principal), "Continuing Education On-Line Course Development Grant," Sponsored by Bradley University, Bradley University, $2,000.00. (May 2011 - August 2011).

Research Awards

  • "Presentation Excellence Award", International Conference on Learning and Administration in Higher Education, 2014

Consulting

  • Executive Development Center Bradley University, 2013 - 2014
  • Executive Development Center Bradley University, 2010 - 2011

Conferences

  • Conference Attendance, University of Chicago Booth School Women Connect Conference, University of Chicago, 2014
  • Conference Attendance, University of Chicago Booth School Women Connect Conference, University of Chicago, 2013
  • Conference Attendance, Great Place to Work Conference, Great Place to Work Institute, 2011