Dr. David A Johnson

Director, College of Management
Full Professor
Operations and Management Department
College of Management

Office: 225A Applied Arts
Phone: 715-232-2143
Email: johnsondav@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

Dr. Johnson represents PURE FISHING™ the world’s largest fishing tackle company and remains a PURE FISHING™ Ambassador Team Member and product consultant. Since 1995, Dr. Johnson has worked with Fishing Tackle Customer Service and Retail Sales Team members in various Mills Fleet Farm, Blains Farm and Fleet, and Gander Mountain retail stores to provide in-store Walleye Fishing Seminars and product knowledge to both retail associates and customers alike.

Teaching Interests: Dr. Johnson’s primary teaching responsibility is instructing required courses in the Training and Development Masters Program and the Training and HRD Specialization, located both on- and off-campus. He also teaches Organizational Development, Organizational Leadership and Organizational Consulting courses.

Research Interests: Dr. Johnson’s recent consulting involvement has been with the following manufacturing and service organizations: - PURE FISHING™ - Cummins Corporation - U.S. Army ARRTC - Protective Coating Technology, Inc. - IDEXX/Vet Connect Systems, Inc.

Education

    • Ph D Education
    • University of Minnesota
    • Minneapolis, MN, 1983
    • MA Industrial Education
    • University of Minnesota
    • Minneapolis, MN, 1981
    • BS Vocational-Technical Teacher Education
    • University of West Florida
    • Pensacola, FL, 1973
    • Liberal Arts/General Education
    • Pensacola Junior College
    • Pensacola, FL, 1971

Courses Taught

  • INMGT-400 Organizational Leadership
  • INMGT-430 Employee Involvement: Wrk Tm
  • INMGT-700 Org Research Methods
  • INMGT-715 Organizational Consulting
  • INMGT-750 Organizational Development
  • TRHRD-360 Training Syst in Bus and Ind
  • TRHRD-370 Training Methods in Bus & Ind
  • TRHRD-389 Training Internship
  • TRHRD-570 Training Methods in Bus & Ind
  • TRHRD-589 Training Internship
  • TRHRD-730 Systematic Training Design
  • TRHRD-731 Systematic Training Evaluation
  • TRHRD-735 Field Problem:Training & HRD
  • TRHRD-740 Mgmt & Coord of Training & Dev
  • TRHRD-746 Seminar in Training & HRD
  • TRHRD-789 Training Internship

Work Experience

Academic: Post-secondary

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Department of Operations and Management, College of Management
    • Professor
    • 2008 - Present
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Operations, Construction and Management Department
    • Professor
    • 2005 - 2008

Military

  • U.S. Navy
    • Lieutenant Commander
    • 1959 - 1980
  • Vietnam Veteran
    • 1966 - 1969

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Johnson, D., & Galloy, M., (2001). Construction Supervision in the Twenty-First Century: Total Performance Evaluation.
    • Galloy, M., & Johnson, D., (2000). Construction Supervision in the Twenty-First Century: Human Resource Issues in Successful Organizations.

Presentations

    Seminar

    • Johnson, D., (January 15, 2014). Pure Fishing: Walleye Fishing. Professional Development Week , Menomonie, WI.
    • Johnson, D., (January 16, 2007). Pure Fishing: Walleye Fishing Electronics . Professional Development Week , Menomonie, WI.

    Workshop

    • Schmidt, L. A., Johnson, D., & Carlson, J., (November 2, 2006). Getting Smart with Emotional Intelligence. 2006 UW-Stout Training and Development Summit, Menomonie, WI.

Applied Research

    Consulting

    • Pure Fishing (Menomonie, WI).
      • (January 2013)
    • Pure Fishing
      • (August 2012)
    • Pure Fishing (Eau Claire, WI).
      • (April 2, 2011)
    • Pure Fishing (Eau Claire, WI).
      • (February 26, 2011)
    • Pure Fishing (Eau Claire, WI).
      • (February 27, 2010)
    • Pure Fishing (Hudson, WI).
      • (October 29, 2009)
    • Pure Fishing (Hudson, WI).
      • (July 20, 2009)
    • Pure Fishing (Hudson, WI).
      • (May 4, 2009)
    • Pure Fishing (Menomonie, WI).
      • (May 4, 2009)
    • Pure Fishing (Chippewa Falls, WI).
      • (March 17, 2009)
    • Cummins Corporation
      • (February 2,2009 - February 5, 2009)
    • Cummins Corporation
      • (January 11,2009 - January 15, 2009)
    • Pure Fishing (Rice Lake, WI).
      • (June 14, 2008)
    • Cummins Corporation
      • (January 24,2007 - January 26, 2007)
    • Pure Fishing
      • (January 19, 2007)
    • Protective Coating Technology, Inc.
      • (December 28, 2005)
    • U.S. Army ARRTC (Fort McCoy, WI).
      • (June 1,2005 - June 2, 2005)
    • IDEXX/Vet Connect Systems, Inc.
      • (August 4,2003 - August 5, 2003)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Air Medal, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Combat Action Ribbon, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • National Defense Service Medal, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Navy Commendation Medal w/Combat V , U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Navy Good Conduct Medal, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Navy Unit Commendation , U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Vietnam Air Gallantry Medal w/Bronze Wings, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Vietnam Campaign Medal, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Vietnam Civil Actions Medal, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation, U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Vietnam Service Medal , U.S. Navy (On-going)
    • Menomonie’s Best Kept Fishing Secret: Prof Knows His Walleyes, UW-Stout (February 11, 2007)
    • Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Technology, Engineering & Management (2004)
    • News Plus, UW-Stout (May 2004)

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Training and Development (ASTD)
  • Epsilon Pi Tau (EPT)
  • National Professional Anglers Association
  • Phi Beta Delta (PBD)
  • Phi Kappa Phi (PKP)

Service

Department/School

  • Committee Member, O&M Department Personnel Committee (2005 - Present)
  • Committee Member, O&M Performance Review Committee (2005 - Present)
  • Committee Member, O&M Department Goals Development Team (2008 - 2009)
  • Committee Member, O&M Leadership Search and Screen Committee (2008 - 2009)

College

  • Committee Member, College of Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Graduate Council (1998 - Present)

University

    UW-Stout

  • Plan A (Thesis) Committee Member, IO Psych Thesis (2012 - Present)
  • Plan A (Thesis) Committee Member, IO Psych Thesis (2011 - Present)
  • Committee Member, Career and Technical Education and Training Baccalaureate Program Advisory Committee (1998 - Present)
  • Committee Member, Training and Development Masters Degree Program Advisory Committee (1998 - Present)
  • Plan B Advisor, Data-Driven Decision Making (April 2013)
  • Plan A (Thesis) Committee Member, IO Psych Thesis (April 2013)
  • Plan A (Thesis) Committee Member, IO Psych Thesis (April 2013)
  • Plan B Advisor, Employee Retention Issues (April 2012)
  • Plan B Advisor, Employability of AROTC Grads (EdS) (December 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Image Now Needs Assessment (December 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Designing Training Programs (April 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Health Care Needs Assessment (April 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Law Enforcement Training (April 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Training Director Recommendations (April 2011)
  • Plan B Advisor, Adapting Training Models (October 2010)
  • Plan B Advisor, ARC Nurse Asst. Trng. Prog (April 2010)
  • Plan B Advisor, Kirkpatrick Level Three Evaluation (April 2010)
  • Plan B Advisor, Performance Appraisal Instrument (April 2010)
  • Committee Member, All University Full Professor Promotion Committee (2008 - 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, Army Physical Fitness Test (July 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, Job Task Analysis Survey (April 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, Needs Assessment (April 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, On the-Job Training (April 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, Onboarding in an Outsourced Envir (April 2009)
  • Plan B Advisor, Student Perceptions of Lydia.com (July 2008)
  • Plan B Advisor, Service Recovery Competency (April 2008)
  • Plan B Advisor, Computer-Based Training (October 2007)
  • Plan B Advisor, Operator Training Evaluation (July 2007)
  • Plan B Advisor, Leadership Program Evaluation (April 2007)
  • Plan B Advisor, Nat'l Quality enhancement Prog (April 2007)
  • Plan B Advisor, Operations Training Manual (October 2006)
  • Plan B Advisor, Employee Recognition Impacts (July 2006)
  • Committee Member, “At-Large” Faculty Senate Seat (2002 - 2005)
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Executive Committee (1999 - 2005)
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Personnel Policies Committee (1999 - 2005)
  • Plan B Advisor, Training Needs Analysis (July 2005)
  • Secretary, Faculty Senate (2003 - 2004)
  • Plan B Advisor, PLC Troubleshooting Manual (April 2004)
  • Plan B Advisor, Web-based Training Prog (April 2004)
  • Committee Member, All University Associate Professor Promotion Committee (2002 - 2003)
  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate (1999 - 2003)

Professional

  • Ambassador Staff, Pure Fishing (On-going)

Community

  • Volunteer, Local Church (On-going)