Dorothy Kirkman

Dorothy Kirkman, Ph.D.

Interim Associate Dean,
College of Business

Contact number: 281-283-3156
Office: Bayou Building, Suite 2111, Room 5


Dr. Kirkman received her Ph.D. in Management from Rutgers University in 2008. She received promotion and tenure to Associate Professor in 2014 and is currently the Interim Associate Dean in the College of Business.  While at the University of Clear Lake, Dr. Kirkman has taught a wide range of courses such as Strategic Management, Management of Technology, Strategic Management Seminar, Management Theory and Practice, Entrepreneurship and Corporate Venturing, and International Business.  Her research has been published in the International Journal of Innovation Management, American Journal of Evaluation, Journal of Technology Management and Innovation, and the Organization Management Journal. Dr. Kirkman’s is the co-PI on a 2016 research grant awarded by the Project Management Institute. Her research received the 2012 Academy of Entrepreneurship Best Conference Paper Award and was nominated by the International Society of Professionals in Innovation Management for the best conference paper in 2016.