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Robert Waltz, Ed.D.

Director of Enrollment, Recruiting, and Retention, Adjunct Professor
Phone: (626) 815-5301
Email: rwaltz@apu.edu
Robert L. “Doc” Waltz, Ed.D., brings more than 25 years of dual-career experience in business leadership, workplace learning, and organizational effectiveness to the
School of Adult and Professional Studies (APS). His business leadership expertise in the areas of project management and marketing brought increased opportunities to lead strategic initiatives with a diverse group of organizations, including the U.S. Army’s Communications - Electronics Command (CECOM), the Boeing Company, British Airways, Microsoft, and Cal Tech. Because of his growing involvement in workplace learning and organizational effectiveness, he designed and implemented a career development and education planning program, including an informal "Lunch and Learn" program for Rockwell Collins Passenger Systems in Pomona, California. He has successfully transferred his leadership experience and his passion for career development into his current role as the Director of Enrollment, Recruiting, and Retention and adjunct professor for the School of Adult and Professional Studies (APS), and as an adjunct professor for the School of Business and Management.

Education

Ed.D. - Higher Education, Azusa Pacific University
M.A. - Organizational Management, University of Phoenix
B.S. - Business Administration, University of Phoenix

Department

  • School of Adult and Professional Studies

Expertise

  • Customer Service Relations
  • Leadership Studies
  • Marketing
  • Project Management

Courses Taught

BUSI 581 – Strategic Leadership
MAOM 516 – Organizational Behavior and Communication
MGMT 529 – Ethical Decision Making
MKTG 362 – Consumer Behavior
MGMT 516 – Organizational Behavior

Professional/Scholarly Presentations

Presentations
Waltz, Robert, Ed.D. "Adult Learner Preferences in the Classroom." Presented to nursing faculty, Azusa Pacific University, May, 2004.

Waltz, Robert, Ed.D. "What is an Andragogue?" Presented to the Center for Accelerated Degree Programs, Azusa Pacific University, April, 2004.

Publications
Waltz, Robert, Ed.D. "Spirituality and Organizational Culture." Presented to City of Hope, March 1, 2007.

Waltz, Robert, Ed.D. "Golf, Business, and Life - A Short Character Lesson." Integrity Business and Consumer Journal 1.2 (2003).

Professional Involvement and Accomplishments

Associations, Boards, Committees
American Association of Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)
Southern California Consortium of Colleges and Universities (CSCCU) President