Oden, Charles

Title: Assistant Professor

Department: School of Business - Management Department

Phone: 352-367-1192

Email: charles.oden@saintleo.edu


  • DBA Management – Nova Southeastern University
  • Masters in Human Resource Management – Troy University
  • BS in Business Administration – University of Mississippi
  • BS in Christian Ministry – Atlanta Christian College


Business faculty in Gainesville, FL supporting the north Florida centers since 2012. Previously center director in Lake City, FL from 2003-2012 and Naval officer from 1982-2002.

Community Affiliation:

  • Association of Operations Professionals (APICS) Jacksonville
  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Jacksonville
  • American Society of Transportation & Logistics (AST&L)
  • Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Gainesville chapter
  • North Florida Economic Development Partnership (NFEDP)
  • Gainesville Chamber of Commerce
  • Lake City Chamber of Commerce

Teaching & Professional Interests:

The empirical study of practical wisdom and its relation to ethical attitudes, job satisfaction, interpersonal trust, team cohesiveness and emotional intelligence. Teaching interests include logistics, entrepreneurship and management.

Honors & Awards:

  • Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

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