Jeb Gorham, Ph.D.
A Business Application of Clinical Skills Assessment: A framework to Meet Workforce Skills and Demands
Dr. Jeb Gorham has been a professor of Business at Southern Vermont College (SVC) for seven years. Gorham currently holds the rank of Associate Professor. Jeb spent more than 10 years in Colorado working in the sports, health and fitness industry during and after the completion of his Ph.D. in Sport & Exercise Science – Sport Administration from the University
of Northern Colorado. Gorham also holds a MA degree in Kinesiology – Exercise Physiology from the University of Maryland, College Park and a BA in Biology from Skidmore College. His primary academic interests focus on strategy, organizational management and culture, entrepreneurship and development. Currently, Gorham heads the Business Administration – Sports, Recreation and Tourism Management program and is the Director of Sustainable Ventures at SVC. He also serves as Faculty Athletics Representative for the college. As a business professor he integrates coursework with community partners, allowing his students to participate in student-centered, community-focused ‘real world’ learning. In the industry Gorham was recognized as an industry innovator and presenter. As a teacher, he has received multiple college academic awards. Gorham was recognized in 2013 as a Vermont Business Magazine Top 40 Under 40 Rising Star. Gorham is also involved in his local entrepreneurial ecosystem where he has been a partner in several private ventures. When he is not teaching, Gorham can be found having fun with his three young children, out cycling or working in his garden.