Catherine Slade

Associate Professor

Catherine Slade

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business

The Graduate School


Dr. Catherine P. Slade is an Associate Professor of Management at the Hull College of Business. She earned her PhD in public administration and policy from the joint program of the Georgia Institute of Technology and Georgia State University in 2008. Dr. Slade teaches courses related to leadership and ethics, principles of management, and health care management. Exploring ethical practices in research and research productivity are major aspects of her scholarship.

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  • Ph.D., Public Policy Analysis, Genera Georgia Institute of Technolog, 2008

  • BA, Sociology Emory University, 1978

  • MA, Sociology Emory University, 1978

Awards & Honors

  • James M. Hull College of Business Outstanding Faculty Award Georgia Regents University, 2014

  • Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society for Colleges of Business Beta Gamma Sigma, 2013

  • GRU Caught in the Act Teaching Award Center for Teaching and Learning, 2012

  • 2012 Outstanding Teacher Award Nomination Augusta State University, 2011

  • 2011 Outstanding Teacher Award Nomination Augusta State University, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MGMT 3500

    Mgt. Theory & Practice
  • MGMT 6500

    Organizational Behavior
  • MGMT 4950

    Selected Topics: Healthcare Management
  • BUSA 6950

    Current Issues in Bus Admin
  • MGMT 6510

    Managerial Leadership
  • MGMT 3540

    Leadership & Ethics in Mgmt

Teaching Interests

Management Theory and Practice, Leadership and Ethics, Health Care Management Policy and Ethics, Legal Environment of Business


Selected Recent Publications

  • Use of a motion capture system to enhance a home exercise program for a person with Parkinson's Disease, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Rapid health system creation and integration: Five years later with measurable improvements and lessons learned, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Once more into the breach: Examining the human capital impact of a university consolidation over time, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Birth of an academic health center, 2017
    Conference Proceeding
  • Transformation and transformational leadership: A review of the current and relevant literature for academic radiologists, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Dr. Slade specializes in research related to the science of science policy, health sciences development, and health care management, policy and ethics. Her research interests come from her 30 years of health care experience working with hospital systems, rural hospital networks, long term care and retirement facilities, physician and allied health provider groups, and state and federal agencies. She has worked as a hospital executive, a consultant and a researcher addressing issues associated with health science industry economic impacts, health care strategic planning, and health care policy reform.

College Service

  • Hull College of Business Academic Affairs Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Graduate Assistant Advisement 2016 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Hull College of Business Academic Affairs Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Hull College Georgia Health Sciences University Dual Degree Planning Group 2010 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • The 2018 and 3rd Annual Career Connections Case (CCC) Competition hosted by the Augusta University Knox School of Accountancy and the CSRA Institute of Internal Auditors 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Augusta University Promotion and Tenure Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Center for Bioethics and Health Policy 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Office of Experiential Learning Curriculum and Assessment Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Medical Ethics Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Faculty Advisory Committee for the Center for Teaching and Learning 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Scientometrics 2016 - 2017

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Georgia Public Health Association 88th Annual Meeting 2016 - 2016

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • Olivet Nazarene University 2014 - 2016

    Role: Mentor
  • Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association 2016 - 2016

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • American College of Radiology Patient and Family Centered Care Commission Inaugural Meeting and Workshop 2016 - 2016

    Role: Task Force Member

Public Service

  • Next Level Leadership Team 2017 - Present

    Role: Task Force Member
  • Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Behavioral Health Link 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Georgia Regents University CSRA Heart Walk for Teach Summerville 2014 - 2015

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Georgia Regents University Clinica Latina 2013 - 2014

    Role: Other