After a successful career in the aerospace and defense industry, both as a producer and manufacturer of defense products and as a consultant to the Department of Defense, Dr. Dennis Reilly transitioned from the boardroom to the classroom. Dr. Reilly served as president of Jenoptik Defense Inc., where he was responsible for building a US presence for the German-based international corporation. Before that role, Dr. Reilly was a vice president of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a significant supplier of high-tech optical products to the DoD and DHS. Dr. Reilly has worked and lived in Europe for 15 years, leading global, multicultural, high-tech corporations.
Before joining the Castleton University College of Business, Dr. Reilly taught graduate and undergraduate courses in International Business, Organizational and Strategic Leadership, Organizational Change Management, and Organizational Strategy in the Global Environment at Colorado State University, Palm Beach Atlantic University, South University, and Southern New Hampshire University. Dr. Reilly holds a Doctorate in Strategic Leadership from Regent University, a Master's Degree in International Management from Colorado State University, and a Bachelor's Degree in Management and Technology from Charter Oak State College in CT.
Doctorate in Strategic Leadership, Regent University
Master's Degree, International Management, Colorado State University
Bachelor's Degree, Management and Technology, Charter Oak State College
Developed the following new courses:
- Organizational Strategy in the Global Environments
- Leading Diverse Teams
• International Business
• Principles in Management • Organizational Behavior • Global Marketing • Leadership • Leading Organizational Change • Leadership & Ethics • International Management • Strategic Business Management • Global Leadership & Ethics • Issues in Global Business
• Organizational Strategy in the Global Environment
• Government Impacts on Business • Leading Diverse Teams • Leading Organizational Change • Vision and Transformation: Leading Forward • Examination of Modern Leadership Theories • Capstone in Organizational Leadership • Strategic Leadership