Rudy J. Watson, PhD
Dr. Rudy J. Watson serves as Department Chair of Business Management in the School of Business at University of Maryland Global Campus with responsibility for Acquisition & Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Transformational Leadership & Project Management, Human Resource Management, and Global Health & Administration programs.
He has held various academic and administrative roles in his 15-year academic career, including associate dean and assistant vice provost, following over thirty-three years in industry as a system engineer, middle manager, and executive project manager.
His teaching career includes technology management, project management, and cybersecurity related courses at undergraduate and graduate levels, face-to-face and online, and in adult degree programs at five different universities.
He is a PMI Certified Project Management Professional (PMP). All from The George Washington University, he received a BBA in Information Processing, an MBA in Information Systems Technology, MS in Project Management, and a Ph.D. in Logistics, Technology, and Project Management. His most recent degree is a certificate in Cybersecurity Technology from UMGC.