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Frank Berry, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, University College
Adjunct Professor, M.A. in Leadership Program
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5768
Email: fberry@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5417
Frank Berry, Ph.D., has been an APU faculty member since June 2006. His responsibilities include the creation, revision, and editing of instructor guides, student guides, and syllabi of all courses in the degree programs. Berry has served as a member of the APU Undergraduate Studies Council’s Curriculum Review Committee and Faculty Evaluation Council since 2007. As an excellent academic instructor, he has received APU’s Chase A. Sawtell Inspirational Faculty Award (2012-2013). To help support students’ personal needs, Berry has worked with the Office of Campus Pastors by leading D-Groups and mentoring through the Blueprints program. He has also addressed the needs of young adults through presentations at Common Day of Learning. Outside of APU, he and his wife Janet are planning a church and involved in the lives of young adults in their community. Professionally, he is a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, the Christian Adult Higher Education Association, and other professional organizations.

Education

  • Ph.D., Education, University of Southern California
  • M.S., Educational Administration, California State University, Fullerton
  • B.M., Performance, California State University, Fullerton

Credentials/Certifications

  • Clear Administrative Services Credential
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential, Music
  • Community College Instructor Credential, Music

Departments

University College

School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences

  • Department of Leadership and Organizational Psychology

Expertise

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Administration
  • Instructional Design
  • Managerial Communication
  • Music Performance
  • Online Course Development

Courses Taught

  • BMGT 303 – Introduction to Research Methodology
  • BMGT 304 – Organizational Analysis
  • BMGT 307 – Managerial Communication
  • BMGT 408 – Introduction to Data Analysis and Presentation
  • BMGT 409 – Cultural Influences in the Workplace
  • BMGT 410 – Principles of Management and Supervision
  • BMGT 412 – Integrating Managerial Principles with Practice
  • BMGT 413 – Leadership and Change
  • LDRS 516 – Leadership Development and Practice
  • LDRS 520 – Understanding Vocation in a Changing World
  • MLOS 500 – Research in Organizations
  • MLOS 501 – Group and Team Dynamics
  • MLOS 516 – Organizational Behavior and Analysis