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Robert Barbato

Adjunct Faculty

Saunders College of Business

Robert Barbato

Adjunct Faculty

Saunders College of Business

Education

BA, Le Moyne College; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Bio

Bob Barbato is a Professor of Management in the Saunders College of Business. His, primary teaching and research interests are in the areas of business ethics,, entrepreneurship and organizational behavior. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, at RIT, Bob has taught or lectured in Kosovo, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, the Czech Republic,, Hungary, South Korea, Ethiopia and England.


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Currently Teaching

MGMT-810
2 Credits
This course focuses on the role of the general manager as a leader in an organization. The course addresses analytical and behavioral strategies and techniques for leadership by examining problem-solving models, personal values, and communications. The emphasis is on the interpersonal skills needs to express different leadership styles and behaviors. Cases, exercises, and class discussions will be used to examine and explore opportunities for managers to become more effective as leaders in modern organizations.
MGMT-806
1 Credits
During this one-week course, students will understand how to motivate and lead teams as well as how to support the leadership of others. Students will undertake a critical evaluation of the ethical responsibilities of managers and corporations. Each incoming student joins a study group of around four or five students selected for diversity of skills and experience. This course also serves as a general orientation for incoming EMBA students.