Michael D. Santonino III
Institution: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University College of Business - Worldwide
Country: United States
Michael D. Santonino III is the Assistant Chair for the MBA in Aviation Program and Assistant Professor in the College of Business at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide. He resides in Daytona Beach, Florida and Florence, Italy. Michael teaches management and marketing classes online or from one of the 150 campuses across the global- which includes U.S. and NATO military bases throughout the world.
Michael received both his Doctor and Master of Business Administration from H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the New York Institute of Technology.
Michael is a management practitioner with more than 15 years of corporate experience working for military defense contractors and commercial corporations such as; AT&T Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Agere Systems, Motorola, Harris, General Instruments, Fairchild Weston Systems, and Raytheon. He has held various positions in management, research, and development, design, and high-volume manufacturing. His career path in education started in 2001 teaching engineering and business courses. After earning his doctorate in 2003 he began teaching management courses full time at several universities and colleges.
Michael’s research interests include international business and education, the study abroad industry in Italy, management theory and practice, re-engineering and quality process, organizational culture and change management, manufacturing process design and innovation, radio-frequency technologies, customer value, marketing, and consumer behavior. He is an active member of the Academy of Management (AOM) and the American Marketing Association (AMA). He recently attended the professional development workshop at the AOM 2013 Annual Conference that was presented by world renowned management scholar Henry Mintzberg on Education and Development of Practicing Managers.
In addition, Michael has extensive expertise in e-Learning using multi-delivery modes, learning management systems in education, emerging technologies, accreditation and assessment processes in higher education.
Area of Expertise: Higher Education (Management), e-Learning in multi-delivery modes, learning management systems in education, emerging technologies, accreditation and assessment processes in higher education.