Dr. David Gibson is a Visiting Professor serving both the Master of Science in Organization Development and adult accelerated degree programs for Edgewood College. Dr. Gibson has more than a decade of experience guiding organizations, teams, and individuals to improve performance as both internal and external consultants. Specifically, Dr. Gibson served as an organizational and leadership consultant for Right Management in south Florida and Wisconsin, as well as the head of training and organizational development for Jewish Healthcare Services Network in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dr. Gibson’s professional and research interests include leadership coaching, leadership development, organizational culture, job satisfaction and engagement, trust, and communication. Dr. Gibson completed his Ph.D. in Human Resource Development from the University of Louisville as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Communication. He also acquired a master’s degree in Communication from Western Kentucky University. Dr. Gibson’s dissertation research focused on the effect of trust in one’s leader on job satisfaction and intent to leave the organization.