Dr. Gundars (Gundy) Kaupins is Department Chair and Professor of Management at Boise State University, where he has taught since 1986. He has a Ph.D. in Human Resource Management from the University of Iowa and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). His research interests include job evaluation, training and development, Baltic studies, and human resource ethics, and he has published and presented his findings to a wide national and international audience. With his students, Dr. Kaupins also has completed human resource consulting for over 400 organizations.
Economic Climate and Development Challenges for Latvia and EU Countries (with Elena Dubra and Daira Baranova), Journal of Economics and Management Research (2012)
This paper concentrates on the economic climate of EU countries in the context of integration...
Human Resource Professional Ethical Perceptions of Organizational Online Monitoring (with Decateur Reed, Malcolm Coco, and Andrew Little), International Journal of Business & Public Administration (2012)
The article presents a study on the human resource (HR) professional perceptions of threee aspects...
Online Monitoring Perceptions of North Texas HR Managers (with Malcolm Coco, Andrew Little, and Decateur Reed), Texas Business Today (2012)
With businesses losing billions to computer crime and employees wasting considerable time on their computers...
Caught In the Act: Visiting Illicit Web Sites While On the Job (with Mark A. Johnson), Journal of Case Studies (2012)
This case was prepared by the authors (Johnson and Kaupins) and is intended to be...
New Media Usage and Privacy Policies of Newspaper Websites of the Baltic States (with Decateur Reed), Current Issues of Business and Law (2012)
This study examines how new media and privacy policies have penetrated the top twelve online...
Contributions to Books
Legal and Ethical Challenges of Corporate Social Networking (with Susan Park), Advances in Sociology Research (2011)
Live Case Options for Human Resource Management Classes (with Nancy L. Bodie), Western Journal of Human Resource Management (2008)
Content Analyses of Student and Company Reactions to a University Internship Program (with Malcolm Coco), Global Internship Conference (2012)
Management and Innovations (Session Chair), New Challenges of Economics and Business Development International Conference (2012)
Practical Challenges of the Service Learning Lab Option with Non-Profits (with Dusty Bodie), Advances in Business Research Symposium (2011)
Baltic Tourist Industry: Marketing Perspectives (with Nina Ray), “Baltic Crossroads: Examining Cultural, Social, and Historical Diversity” 21st Conference on Baltic Studies, Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (2008)
Part 1: The first reason for this research is to compare and contrast tourist industry...