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William Swinton

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William Swinton

Areas of Expertise

Swinton is currently the director of International Business Studies, Temple University, Japan Campus. He is also responsible for cross-boarder alliances with business schools in Europe and the US. Swinton has also served as the director of Temple Japan's MBA program (2003-2007).

Teaching Interests

Swinton teaches courses on persuasion, influence and negotiations, as well as courses on career development strategies and business presentation skills. Swinton also lectures on the competitive environment for Japanese business internationally.


Areas of active inquiry for Swinton include social psychology and the use of social influence strategies in international business negotiations. He is also interested in the use of reflective learning in business and professional education.
Position Title: 
Business Administration
MBA, Temple University