Karen Stock

Faculty and Affiliate

Karen Stock is an Asso­ciate Pro­fes­sor in the DeV­ille School of Busi­ness at Walsh Uni­ver­si­ty. She devel­ops and teach­es cours­es in orga­ni­za­tion­al behav­ior, cross-cul­tur­al man­age­ment, and lead­er­ship at the under­grad­u­ate and grad­u­ate lev­els. She also has more than 15 years of indus­try expe­ri­ence lead­ing teams in the areas of prod­uct devel­op­ment and mar­ket­ing for multi­na­tion­al orga­ni­za­tions. As such, she is a pro­po­nent of an expe­ri­en­tial approach to learn­ing in both aca­d­e­m­ic and pro­fes­sion­al settings.

Karen is an Engaged Prac­ti­tion­er Schol­ar Research Fel­low at the Weath­er­head School of Man­age­ment at Case West­ern Reserve Uni­ver­si­ty. Her research inter­ests cen­ter around expe­ri­en­tial learn­ing through the explo­ration of expe­ri­ences that bring about deep­er learn­ing and appli­ca­tion, both in the class­room and at the work­place. She has pre­sent­ed her work at the Annu­al and Region­al Acad­e­my of Man­age­ment con­fer­ences, Man­age­ment and Orga­ni­za­tion­al Behav­ior Teach­ing con­fer­ences, and at the Insti­tute for Expe­ri­en­tial Learn­ing Com­mu­ni­ty of Prac­tice con­fer­ences. She has pub­lished her work in OD Prac­ti­tion­er, Man­age­ment Teach­ing Review, and the Jour­nal of Edu­ca­tion for Busi­ness.

Karen earned a Doc­tor of Man­age­ment degree at Case West­ern Reserve Uni­ver­si­ty, Mas­ter of Arts in Man­age­ment degree at Walsh Uni­ver­si­ty, and a Bach­e­lor of Sci­ence in Busi­ness degree at Mia­mi Uni­ver­si­ty, where she majored in Orga­ni­za­tion­al Behavior.