Stephanie Welcomer, Ph.D.


Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University (1997)

Teaching Areas

  • Strategic Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility


Jemison, J., Welcomer, S. A., Kersbergen, R., & Majewski, C. Word Cloud Analysis of Early Adopter No-Till Farmer Interviews. Forthcoming Journal of Extension.

Welcomer, S., MacRae, J., Davis, B. & Searles, J. (2017). Maine’s Artisan Cheesemakers: Opportunities and Challenges of being an Artist, Scientist, Agriculturalist, Alchemist, and Entrepreneur. Maine Policy Review, 26(1): 59-71.

Bennett, B., Haggerty, M., Welcomer, S., & Jemison, J. M (2015). Reliable knowledge and habits of mind: Factors inhibiting and facilitating farmers’ adaptations to energy constraints. Journal of Economic Issues49(3): 669-690.

Jemison, J. M., Hall, D., Welcomer, S., & Haskell, J. (2014). How to Communicate with Farmers about Climate Change:  Farmers’ Perceptions and Adaptations to Increasingly Variable Weather Patterns in Maine. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems and Community Development, 4(4).

“A cross cultural assessment of three theories of pro environmental behavior: A comparison of Chile and the United States,” 2011. with Mark Cordano, Robert Scherer, Lorena Pradena and Victor Parada.  Environment & Behavior,  43(5): 634 – 657.

“Reinventing vs. Restoring Sustainability in the Maine Woods: Narratives of Progress and Decline,” 2010. Organization & Environment. 23(1): 55-75.

“Understanding cultural differences in the antecedents of pro-environmental behavior: A comparative analysis of business students in the United States and Chile,” with Mark Cordano, Robert Scherer, Lorena Pradena and Victor Parada. 2010. Journal of Environmental Education. 41(04): 224–238.

“Strategic Planning,” with Kenneth Nichols. 2009.The Handbook of Technology Management, 3 Volume Set, Hossein Bidgoli, Editor-in-Chief, Copyright  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, N.J, 07030.

“Tied to the Past – Bound to the Future: Ceremonial Encapsulation in a Maine Woods Land Use Policy,” with Mark Haggerty. 2007. Journal of Economic Issues. 41(2): 383-390.

“Who Speaks for the Trees?  Voice and Legitimacy for a Sustainable World,” with L. M. Sama, S. A. Welcomer, and V. W. Gerde.  2004.  New Perspectives in Research on Corporate Sustainability: Stakeholders, Environment and Society, Editors Sanjay Sharma and Mark Starik, Edgar Elgar Publishing.