Meghan A. Carmody-Bubb, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Leadership Studies
Coordinator, MS in Organizational Leadership
210-434-6711, ext. 4160
Moye Building, Room 206

Primary Teaching Areas
MSOL/PhD, Research Methods, Decision Making

University Education
Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 1993.
B.S. in Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1986.

Executive Education
Naval Aviation Experimental Psychologist Program, Jan-Jun 1991, Naval Aerospace Medical Institute, Pensacola, Fl.

Professional Experience
Research Psychologist in the C4I Systems Division, SPAWAR Systems Center Charleston, SC. Jan 2000 - June 2002.

Naval Reserves: Executive Officer-in-Charge (XOIC) 4th MAW MED, Marine Air Group (MAG) 41. Oct 1999 – Oct 2001.

Active Duty Naval Medical Services Corps, Sep 90 - Apr 99:


  • Project Manager and Principal Investigator in the Human Systems Integration Branch of the Crew Systems Department at the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, MD., Jun 94 – Apr 99. Duties included management of engineers, computer scientists, enlisted personnel, and government contractors in the development and testing of several advanced technology cockpit and training systems.
  • Human Factors Project Engineer in the Crew Systems Technology Department at the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Warminster, PA. Served as principal and associate investigator on several studies in the areas of adaptive automation, workload and situational awareness. July 1991 - June 1994.

Publications and Presentations
Author of several published technical reports, conference presentations and papers, and journal articles.

Teaching Philosophy
One of the things I find so interesting about the academic environment is that one encounters such a variety of interests, talents, and backgrounds through interactions with colleagues and students. As such, I believe that active student involvement is key to a successful and challenging learning experience for instructor and student alike. I believe the role of the teacher is to not only impart knowledge of the subject at hand, but also to foster an environment that challenges the student to tap his/her scholarly curiosity, practice critical thinking skills, and effectively apply the subject matter beyond the classroom.

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