Faculty: Homer Johnstone

Homer Johnstone
Homer Johnstone, DBA
Title(s):
Distinguished Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Business
Campus(es):
San Francisco
  • 707-762-1444


Homer Johnstone, Distinguished Adjunct Professor, is an exemplary faculty member in the project and operations management disciplines in the Golden Gate University (GGU) Ageno School of Business. Homer has been teaching at GGU in the graduate and doctoral programs for more than 18 years. He has been recognized by the university by being awarded the prestigious Stanley Price Professorship.

Some lesser known facts are that Homer is a Brigadier General in the Army Corps of Engineers, with extensive construction experience, both while serving and after leaving the Army. He is a Ranger and Master Parachutist, with more than 100 jumps. He holds 20 Air Medals, several Bronze Stars, two Legion of Merit Medals and the Distinguished Service Medal. He has published in the area of quality in Army Corps of Engineers projects.

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic Management

EDUCATION

  • BS, United States Military Academy
  • MS, University of California, Berkeley
  • MS, U.S. Army Command & General Staff College
  • DBA, George Washington University

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1994 - Present: Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Quality of Construction in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Project Management Institute: Registered Project Management Professional (PMP®)
  • State of California: Registered Professional Engineer (PE)

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University, 2011
  • Senior Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University, 2010
  • Brigadier General, U.S. Army, 1979