College of Management and Technology
School of Management
Degree ProgramDoctor of Business Administration (DBA)
Jean R. Perlman, DBA, BS/MIS, MBA, JD is a Strategist, Speaker, and Educator. Dr. Perlman has more than 30 years experience delivering action results to executive teams. Dr. Perlman specializes in mission targeting and organization productivity, “Helping Leaders Untangle Strategic Knots”. She has worked with small and large companies; where her strategies resulted in 50% increased team productivity, multimillion-dollar milestone achievement, and 100% profit-center launch success; industry leader standing; increased markets and profits over 150%.
Dr. Perlman began teaching in the 1980s for colleges and universities; including University of Mississippi, University of Guam, and San Diego State University. In 2002, Dr. Perlman began teaching with online schools; including the University of Phoenix where her roles included Research and DBA faculty; and department chair for Dissertations, Research, Residency, and DBA programs. She began teaching with Walden in 2018 for the DBA program. Dr. Perlman has served as dissertation chair; taught multi-discipline, cross-cultural students in classes across both traditional and online platforms. Her honors include Outstanding Teacher Award; American Juris Prudence Award (Business Counseling); and keynote speaker for chamber of commerces and the US SBA.