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Daniel Joseph Finkenstadt

Assistant Professor
Graduate School of Defense Management
Graduate School of Defense Management



Major Dan Finkenstadt, USAF is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Defense Management offering courses in Enterprise Sourcing. Major Finkenstadt recently completed his Ph.D. in Marketing from Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has over 17 years of contracting experience in operational (base level), systems center, headquarters, joint, overseas and classified environments. He is also a graduate of NPS (M.B.A., 2011).
Research Interests
Perceived service quality, value, business-to-government markets, professional services (knowledge-based services), non-traditional government contractor motivations.
Teaching Interests
Major Finkenstadt teaches courses in Enterprise Sourcing, Entrepreneurship, and Spend Analysis.