Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. H. Steve Leslie

Instructor of Business Communication


  • SCCT – Community College Teaching & Administration
  • MBA - Finance and Banking
  • MSISeC - Information Systems and e-Commerce
  • MA - Communication Studies
  • BS - Management
  • Teaching Diploma - Mathematics and Science

Teaching Specialties

  • Communication Studies
  • Oral Communication
  • Instructional Design and Interactive Educational Technology
  • Sales and Marketing Management
  • Organization Behavior and Management
  • Service Management
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Critical Thinking

Research Interests

  • Course and Instructional Design
  • School Violence
  • Service Management
  • Acculturation of International Students
  • Human Communication


H. Steve Leslie, a Jamaican native, is an Instructor of Business Communication at Arkansas State University and the former Interim Director of the A-State Faculty Center. His professional background is in education, banking and financial systems, sales and service management, and as an integrator, trainer and financial analyst. Since 2007, he has been teaching various courses to undergraduates at Arkansas State University.

Mr. Leslie has a teaching diploma in Math and Science; M.B.A. in Finance and Banking; MA in Communication Studies, a MS in Information Systems and E-Commerce, and a Specialist in Community College Teaching and is currently working toward an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, with special focus on gender equity in colleges of business in Finland, Jamaica and the United States.