Christopher Rhode




Academic Background

  • M.B.A. University of Kentucky, 1981
  • B.A. Ohio University, 1975

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Instructor, Department of Management, Farmer School of Business (2013-Present)
  • Vice President Human Resources, Phillips Edison & Company (2000-2012)
  • Director Human Resources, Quad Graphics (1992-2000)
  • Human Resources Manager, Columbia Sussex Corporation (1990-1992)
  • Personnel and Production Manager, Cincinnati Assoc. f/t Blind and Visually Impaired (1987-1990)
  • Personnel and Operations Manager, Gold Circle Stores (1984-1987)



    With an M.B.A. and over thirty five years experience in management and human resource management positions, Christopher Rhode joined the Farmer School of Business management faculty in 2013. Rhode focuses on how management theory and human resource management concepts are applied to business situations in today's world. Rhode has a wealth of experience in management in non-profit, private, and Fortune 500 companies working closely with people at all levels in those organizations.


    • SPRING 2018
    • MGT 111 A TR 8:30AM-9:50AM LWS 302
    • MGT 111 B TR 10:05AM-11:25AM LWS 302
    • MGT 111 C TR 11:40AM-1:00PM LWS 302
    • MGT 111 D TR 2:50PM-4:10PM FSB 2049

    Contact Information

    Office Hours

    • TR 7:45-8:15; 1:00-2:15 and by appointment


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