Dr. Robin Hinkle joins Spalding University as director and assistant professor of the Master of Science in Business Communication program. As director, she will oversee the promotion and day-to-day operations of the program, which includes planning and implementing course curriculum for classroom and virtual environments, advising students, managing adjunct faculty and regulating program design and compliance with the university’s accrediting bodies.
Dr. Hinkle is familiar with the university setting as she comes to Spalding having previously taught as an adjunct professor at the University of Louisville. In addition, she brings with her a wealth of business, marketing, consulting and human resource experience. She has worked for various organizations, including Humana, US Army Research Institute, SHPS, Inc. and ACS Healthcare Provider Solutions.
A life-long learner, Hinkle holds a B.A. in government, an M.B.A. in international business and an M.S. in organizational behavior—all from The University of Texas at Dallas. She also has a Ph.D. in leadership and organizational development from the University of Louisville.