Dr. Lynn Sparling

Lynn SparlingDegrees, Diplomas, Designations, and Certificates:

Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA)

MBA, B. Comm (hons)

CPA, CMA designation

Teaching Experience:

Business Research Methods, Entrepreneurship, Management Science, Management Accounting


Publication of thesis and articles in peer-reviewed journals on the adoption of e-commerce by SMEs in the Central Okanagan. Conducted and presented research relating to women entrepreneurs in BC at national and international conferences.

Traveled to Ethiopia several times, taking OC students and conducting work and research on entrepreneurship in developing countries.

Expertise Areas:

Business Research, Women Entrepreneurs, Strategic Management, Management Accounting

Associations and Board Memberships:

  • Canadian Council of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Board member
  • Chair, CPRC Faculty of Business