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Bret Crane

Bret Crane

Assistant Professor and Associate Director of the Covey Leadership Center

Department(s):
  • Marketing and Strategy Department


Educational Background

Ph. D. University of Virginia, Darden School of Business, Business Administration, Leadership and Organizational Behavior, 2013
M.B.A., Brigham Young University. 2004
B.A. International Studies; Global Economy Emphasis. 2000

Biography

Bret Crane is an Assistant Professor of management at the Jon. M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.
Bret's experience in the work place has fueled his desire to understand how leaders unleash the potential in individuals and teams by encouraging followers to give their maximum possible contribution. He has studied this interaction in situations where inviting full contribution would be particularly useful, such as in dynamic team processes, in the integration of a culturally diverse team member, and in organizational search and learning.

Bret has a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia and a MBA and BA from Brigham Young University. Before joining the faculty at the Huntsman School of Business, he was a Visiting Professor at the George Washington School of Business in Washington DC.

He is a former operations executive of a Fortune 250 company and sales professional at IBM. Bret has also consulted for clients across a wide variety of segments, including biotech, retail, financial services, restaurant, utilities and non-profit; providing strategy and organizational design expertise.

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Related Huntsman News Articles

Leadership in the Classroom (Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Fall 2016)

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Books

      Book Chapters

    • Crane, B., (2014). Human Capital. . *
    • Crane, B., (2013). Crisis Management in the Information Age. *

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

          Professional Journal

        • Crane, B., (2017). The role of teacher openness and prosocial motivation: creating an environment where questions lead to engaged students.

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Technical Reports

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

                  * Has not been peer reviewed

                  Scheduled Teaching

                  BUS 2000 - Foundations for Global Learning Experiences, Spring 2018

                  BUS 1500 - Huntsman Leadership Lab, Spring 2018

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2018

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2018

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2018

                  BUS 1500 - Huntsman Leadership Lab, Fall 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2017

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Spring 2016

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2015

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2015

                  MGT 3800 - Leadership, Fall 2015