• Professor Clemens
  • Professor Clemens
  • Professor Clemens
  • Professor Clemens

John K. Clemens, LLD

Research Interests:

  • Leadership and its relationship to the humanities
  • Temporal intelligence
  • Marketing

Recent Professional Activities

  • Executive Education Series: Lessons in Leadership
  • Books
    • Contingency Seamanship (a chronicle of mistakes made during a five-year cruise in the Mediterranean Sea aboard a 26 foot sloop)
    • The Classic Touch: Lessons in Leadership from Homer to Hemingway (with Douglas F. Mayer)
    • Timeless Leadership (with Steve Albrecht)
    • Movies to Manage By: Lessons in Leadership from Great Films(with Melora Wolff)
    • Time Mastery: How Temporal Intelligence Will Make You a Stronger, More Effective Leader (with Scott Dalrymple)

Courses recently taught:

  • Business Policy & Strategy (capstone)
  • Doing Business with & in Asia
  • Introduction to Business


  • Margaret B. Bunn Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Doctor of Humane Letters (hon.), Nova Southeastern University
  • LLD (hon.), Lynchburg College, Lynchburg Virginia

Education: MS, University of Illinois; BS, University of Illinois


  • Founder and Executive Director of The Hartwick Humanities in Management Institute
  • Marketing Manager, The Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, MN; Director of Marketing, Lawry’s Foods, Los Angeles, CA; Account Supervisor, Ketchum Communications, San Francisco, CA

Contact: Department of Business Administration and Accounting, Golisano Hall, Hartwick College, Oneonta, New York 13820. 607-431-4948 clemensj@hartwick.edu