Dr. Jana Craft


Ph.D., Human Resource Development, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
M.A., Management, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota
B.S., Business Management, California State University Bakersfield

Frequently Taught Courses

  • MGMT 317 Human Resource Management
  • MGMT 325 Organizational Dynamics
  • BUSA 270 Business & Society
  • BUSA 321 Applied Business Ethics

Campus Interests

Research Interests

  • Human Resource Development and Ethics
  • Organizational Culture and Behavior
  • Powerful Presentations
  • White Collar Crime and Business Ethics
  • Ethics Training and Education

Recent Publications

Schake, S. & Craft, J. (2019). Job Applicants as the New Customer: Strategies for Successful Recruiting in Midwest Manufacturers. Volume 7, Issue 4, April 2019, PP 1-14 ISSN 2349-0330 (Print) & ISSN 2349-0349 (Online) (PDF)

Craft, J. (2019). The Emotional Toll of Qualitative Research: A Single-Case Design Utilizing Focus Groups. SAGE Research Methods Cases Business & Management. London: SAGE Publications. http://dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781526461346

Craft, J. & Godwyn, M. (2016). Surviving and Thriving in Constructive Conflict: The Emotional Lives of Business Ethics Faculty and Non-Profit Human Service Workers. Research in Ethical Issues in Organizations, Vol 16. H. Harris and M. Schwartz, Eds, 59-93. https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/S1529-209620160000016003

Lehnert, K., Craft, J., Singh, N. & Park, Y. (2016). The human experience of ethics: A review of a decade of qualitative ethical decision making research. Business Ethics: A European Review, 25(4), 498-537. https://doi.org/10.1111/beer.12129

Craft, J. (30 January 2016-online first) Common Thread: The impact of mission on ethical business culture, a case study. Journal of Business Ethics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-016-3034-9

Craft, J. (September/October 2015). Your Turn: Local Lessons. Jana Craft of Winona State takes students on a riverboat cruise to show them regional business in action. BizEd Magazine, published by AACSB. https://bized.aacsb.edu/issues/2015/september-october

Tessema, M., Craft, J., Subhani, S. & Tewold, S. (2015). Assessment of HR Development and Utilization: A Conceptual Framework. International Journal of Managerial Studies and Research, 3(3), 32-43. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jana_Craft/publication/273975875_Assessment_of_HR_Development_and_Utilization_A_Conceptual_Framework/links/55118ba50cf270fd7e300856.pdf

Koseoglu, M., Akdeve, E., & Craft, J. (2015). How does business ethics literature progress in developing countries? Evidence from Turkey. Middle East Journal of Management, 2(2), 121-142. https://doi.org/10.1504/MEJM.2015.070752

Koseoglu, M., Sehitoglu, Y., & Craft, J. (2015). Academic foundations of hospitality management research with an emerging country focus: A citation and co-citation analysis. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 45, 130-144. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2014.12.004

Craft, J. (2013). A Review of the Empirical Ethical Decision Making Literature: 2004-2011. Journal of Business Ethics, 117(2), 221-259. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-012-1518-9

Craft, J. (2013). Living in the Gray: Lessons on Ethics from Prison. Journal of Business Ethics, 115(2), 327-339. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-012-1398-z

Craft, J. (2013). Mind the Gap: A Case Study of Values-Based Decision Making in a Nonprofit Organization. University of Minnesota Doctoral Dissertation. https://conservancy.umn.edu/bitstream/handle/11299/159676/1/Craft_umn_0130E_14246.pdf

Craft, J. (2010). Making the case for ongoing and interactive organizational ethics training. Human Resource Development International, 13(5), 599-606 https://doi.org/10.1080/13678868.2010.520484