Duncan C. McDougall, Professor of Business

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Welcome to my home page at Plymouth State University, the ACBSP-accredited home of New Hampshire's oldest and most respected evening MBA Program.

Phone: (603) 535-2431

Fax: (603) 535-2611

E-Mail: duncanm@plymouth.edu 

Teaching and Research


Educational Background

Amherst College, BA, 1965

Harvard Business School: MBA (Baker Scholar), 1970 and DBA in Production & Operations Management, 1986.

Dissertation: Manufacturing Strategy in Diversified Firms: Linkages between Competitive Strategy and Manufacturing Planning in the Divisions


Business Experiences

Material Control Statistician and Foreman-Material Handling: Chevrolet-Flint Pressed Metal, General Motors Corporation. (Automotive parts)

Manager of Business Planning, Plant Manager, & Product Manager: Draper Division, Rockwell International (Textile looms)

Assistant to V.P.-Operations: ICM Corporation (Coal mining and processing)

President & C.O.O. Rochester Shoe Tree Company, Inc. (Shoe care products)


Teaching and Research Experiences

Harvard Business School: Research assistant to Prof. Wickham Skinner

Boston University: Assistant and Associate Professor of Operations Management

Plymouth State University: Professor of Business Administration; Formerly: Chair, Department of Business and Director, Small Business InstituteTM

Babeș-Bolyai University (Cluj-Napoca, Romania): Fulbright Professor of Business in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, AY 2008-2009.  Visiting Professor, fall, 2010.


Quality in Higher Education

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP): Fourteen-year active member, served on Board of Directors, Baccalaureate Board of Commissioners, and as Chair of Board of Commissioners.  Now a mentor to candidate schools, and an on-site evaluation team member.


Personal Information

Married, father of six.  Traveler: Panama, Alaska and India thus far in 2012, with Turkey and Romania upcoming. Motorcyclist, Private Pilot, Golfer, and all-around lover of life.  Blog: Da Da Da Da Life Goes On*

Research Interests

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