Huntsman Alumni Magazine Spring 2012

Spring 2012

New Faces: Timothy Gardner

A researcher known for his work in strategic human resource manage­ment has agreed to join the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business in the Management Department.

Timothy Gardner is now a professor of management at Vanderbilt University.

Dr. Gardner received his doctorate in 2002 from Cornell University and his master’s degree from The Ohio State University in 1996.

Dr. Gardner conducts research to find out if firms can gain a competitive edge in the marketplace by taking better care of their employees and business partners, according to Alan Warnick, associate department head for the management department.

“He comes with a great research record, along with a long list of journal articles and book chapters to his name,” Professor Warnick said.