Dr. Patrick Lyn McClelland | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

Dr. McClelland specializes in the teaching of management principles, strategy, and corporate governance at the undergraduate, graduate, and executive levels.

Research areas

Organizational implications of CEO Power, Career Horizon, Commitment to the Status Quo, and Board characteristics.


PhD, Strategic Management, University of Kansas, United States, 2008
MBA, International Business, University of Kansas, United States, 2000
BA, Economics, University of Maryland Baltimore County, United States, 1993

Professional experience

Associate Professor, Management, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2016 - Present
Assistant Professor, Management, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2010 - 2016
Assistant Professor, University of Delaware,Lerner College of Business and Economics, DE, United States, 2008 - 2010
Doctoral Student And Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Kansas, KS, United States, 2002 - 2008
Consultant, Fashion Box, S.p.A.,, Italy, 2000 - 2001
Technology Associate, PricewaterhouseCoopers, DC, United States, 1997 - 1999
Systems Engineer, EDS Corporation, DC, United States, 1995 - 1997
Property And Casualty Underwriter, Chubb & Son, Inc, MD,PA, United States, 1992 - 1995
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