Jeff Matthews

Jeff Matthews




Jewett Professor, Business and Leadership

BS, Northern Arizona University
MBA, MA, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
PhD, University of Kentucky

Jeff Matthews is the George F. Jewett Professor in the School of Business and Leadership at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington. A recipient of multiple teaching honors, he has twice earned the Thomas A. Davis Teaching Excellence Award and in 2009 was presented the President's Teaching Excellence Award.

Dr. Matthews has published dozens of articles and three books including Blacksheep Leadership: A story about a Leadership Challenge and the nature of Transformational Leadership (2012), The Art of Command: Military Leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell (2008, 2010), which has been translated into Chinese for officer training in the Taiwanese Department of Defense, and Alanson B. Houghton: Ambassador of the New Era (2003). 

Dr. Matthews is the former Risk Manager at Wells Fargo Bank of Nevada, and, is currently a partner and the business director of the Camouflaj game studio, headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

 Fall Semester 2015

BUS 385a BLP: Paradigms of Leadership, TuTh 9:30-10:50, McIntyre 303
BUS 385b Paradigms of Leadership, TuTh 11-12:20, McIntyre 303