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Samuel L. Stapleton

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Program/Dept: School of Business Administration

Degrees, Licensures and Certifications:  MBA, MS, EdD (Pending) Morehead State University, SHRM-SCP, Society of Human Resource Management, SPHR, Human Resource Certification Institute.
Teaching Interests: Principles of Management, Human Resource Management, Training and Development, Labor Relations, Operational Management, Organizational Behavior.
Research Interests: Business Education, Career Management, Human Resource Development and Organizational Behavior.



Sam Stapleton is a native Kentuckian who joined Morehead State University in 2013.  Prior to coming to MSU, Sam was employed for more than 20-years as a manager in the areas of Operations and Human Resources. Sam has been a member of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) since 2008, currently serving as an executive board member for the Bluegrass KY chapter. Sam also serves on the MSU – Applied Engineering and Technology advisory board and is the campus advisor for Phi Beta Lambda.

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