Jim McCafferty has taught college and graduate level courses for more than ten years in addition to spending eight years as an insurance agent and spending time as a mediator with the Hampton, Virginia General District Court. He and his family reside in Oviedo, Florida.

McCafferty’s interest areas include organizational communication, organizational conflict and conflict management, labor relations, and communication theory. His research focuses on conflict management and labor relations.

McCafferty teaches at UCF’s Osceola campus.