Emily Bulger

Doctoral Candidate in Strategic Management

 

Office: 
247 Mervis
Phone: 
719-502-1259

Degrees

  • PhD in Strategic Management, University of Pittsburgh (expected 2018)
  • MBA, Marketing, University of Pittsburgh (2006)
  • BS, Management, Minor in Spanish, United States Air Force Academy (2005)

Research Interest Areas

  • The role of narratives in collaborative innovation
  • Nature of strategic leader discourse and linguistic styles

Awards and Honors

  • Best Student Paper Award for “A Typology of Innovation Narratives:  Structuring Stories to Sustain or Transform the Organizational Code,” at the 2016 Midwest Academy of Management (MAM) Conference
  • Company Grade Officer of the Quarter/Year (2008-2014), multiple assignments/locations
  • Outstanding Academy Educator (2012), Department of Management, United States Air Force Academy
  • James R. Woody Award for Excellence in Teaching (Fall 2011), Department of Management, United States Air Force Academy
  • Distinguished Graduate (2006), Basic Financial Management Officer Course, Keesler AFB, MS
  • Dean’s Outstanding Service Award (2005), Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh
  • Distinguished Graduate (2005), United States Air Force Academy

Conference Presentations

  • Bulger, E.. (2016, Oct). A Typology of Innovation Narratives:  Structuring Stories to Sustain or Transform the Organizational Code.  Showcase paper presented at the Midwest Academy of Management Annual Conference, Fargo, ND.
  • Bulger, E., Singh, S.P, & Camillus, J. (2016, Oct). Shareholder Value and Social Entrepreneurship:  Toward a Point Omega in Strategic Planning Systems?.  Paper presented at the Midwest Academy of Management Annual Conference, Fargo, ND.

Teaching Experience

  • Instructor, United States Air Force Academy, Department of Management
    • Management 382, Investments (Undergraduate Elective):  Spring 2010
    • Management 341, Financial Accounting (Major’s Core Course):  Fall 2010 & 2012
    • Management 342, Managerial Accounting (Major’s Core Course):  Spring 2011 & 2013
  • Course Director, United States Air Force Academy, Department of Management
    • Management 341, Financial Accounting, Fall 2011
    • Management 342, Managerial Accounting, Spring 2012

Military Experience

  • Deployed Joint Financial Comptroller, Special Operations Command Forward Headquarters, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar; June 2013 to June 2014. 
  • Executive Officer, Advisor-in-Charge & Instructor, Department of Management, United States Air Force Academy, CO; Nov 2009 to June 2013.
  • Financial Manager & Disbursing Officer, 470th Air Base Squadron, Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base, Germany; Nov 2006 to Nov 2009

Military Decorations

  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Air Force Commendation Medal
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award
  • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (one device)
  • Air Force Organizational Excellence Award (one device)
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Air Force Overseas Long Ribbon
  • Army Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon (gold border)
  • Air Force Longevity Service (two devices)
  • Air Force Training Ribbon

Dates of Military Rank

  • Major
    1 August 2015
  • Captain
    1 June 2009 
  • First Lieutenant
    1 June 2007
  • Second Lieutenant
    1 June 2005