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Belle Rose Ragins, Editor

 ragins.gif Belle Rose Ragins is a Professor of Management at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her research interests focus on mentoring, diversity and positive relationships at work. Her work appears in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology and Psychological Bulletin. She is co-author of Mentoring and Diversity: An International Perspective, and co-editor of The Handbook of Mentoring at Work and Exploring Positive Relationships at Work. She has over twenty years of experience serving on leading editorial boards, including the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, and the Journal of Vocational Behavior. Belle received three best reviewer awards from AMR and subsequently served as Associate Editor for the journal.  She has also received a number of national awards for her research, including the Sage Life-Time Achievement Award for Scholarly Contributions to Management, the Academy of Management Mentoring Legacy Award, the ASTD Research Award, the Saroj Parasuraman Best Publication Award, and eight other Best Paper Awards from the National Academy of Management.  Belle is an invited member of the Society for Organizational Behavior, a Fulbright Senior Specialist Scholar, and a Fellow of the Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology (SIOP), the American Psychological Society (APS), the Society for the Psychology of Women (SPW), and the American Psychological Association (APA). Her joys include morning runs along Lake Michigan with her adopted dogs, Bo and Gabe, and exploring the American wilderness with her husband Erik.

Gary Ballinger, Associate Editor

Ballinger Gary A. Ballinger is an Associate Professor of Commerce at The University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce. In his research, he focuses on the roles autobiographical memory and emotions play in the operation of social exchange relationships in the work context. He also conducts research on leadership succession, corporate governance, social networks, and employee turnover. He has published in Academy of Management Review, Leadership Quarterly, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, Personnel Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Strategic Management Journal. He has been or is currently a member of the editorial review boards of Academy of Management Review, Journal of Organizational Behavior, and Organization Science and has reviewed for a number of other journals in organizational behavior and strategic management. He is a member of the Managerial and Organizational Cognition, Organizational Behavior, and Research Methods divisions of the Academy of Management. From 2011-2013 he won awards for outstanding reviewing from Academy of Management Review. Professor Ballinger has taught courses in leadership, organizational behavior, and human resources management at the undergraduate, graduate and executive levels in the United States and Germany. In 2013 he won an All-University Teaching Award from The University of Virginia. He earned his Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management from Purdue University's Krannert Graduate School of Management in 2004.

Jean Bartunek, Associate Editor

 Jean Bartunek Jean is the Robert A. and Evelyn J. Ferris Chair and Professor of Management and Organization at Boston College, where she has taught since 1977. She is a past president and fellow of the Academy of Management. In 2009 she won the Academy of Management's Career Distinguished Service Award. From 2008 – 2010 she was a visiting international fellow of the Advanced Institute for Management Research in the UK.

Jean has published over 100 journal articles and book chapters, as well as five books. Her papers have appeared in a number of prestigious outlets, including, among others, the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Learning and Education, Administrative Science Quarterly, the Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, the Journal of Management, the Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, and Organization Studies. Her primary research interests focus around organizational change, considered broadly, and academic-practitioner relationships.

She was previously a co-editor for the non-traditional research section of the Journal of Management Inquiry (1994-1997) an associate editor of Advances in Qualitative Organizational Research (1998 – 2004), and is an associate editor of the Journal of Applied Behavioral Science. She has also co-edited special research forums in the Academy of Management Journal and Academy of Management Review. She serves on the editorial board of several journals.

Kris Byron, Associate Editor

 Byron Kris Byron (PhD, Georgia State University) is associate professor of managerial sciences at Georgia State University's Robinson College of Business. Her research is focused on predicting different dimensions of job performance including routine and creative performance. In particular, her research looks at the interplay between individual differences such as regulatory focus and dominance, perceptual, emotional and self-regulatory processes, and job factors and external events. Her research spans a range of research methodologies and designs including meta-analysis, field surveys, lab experiments, grounded theory, and theory development. She has published in management and psychology journals such as the Academy of Management Review, Psychological Bulletin, Journal of Applied Psychology, and the Academy of Management Journal. She is active in the Research Methods Division of the Academy of Management, and has won several reviewer awards from the Academy of Management Review and the Journal of Organizational Behavior.

Joep Cornelissen, Associate Editor


Joep Cornelissen is Professor of Corporate Communication and Management at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. The main focus of his research is the role of communication and sensemaking in processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and change, but he also has an interest in questions of reasoning and theory development in organization theory. His papers have been published in Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science and Organization Studies, and he has written a general text on corporate communication (Corporate Communication: A Guide to Theory and Practice, Sage Publications) which is now in its fourth edition. He is a Council member of the Society for the Advancement of Management Studies, a former General Editor of the Journal of Management Studies (2006-2012) and serves on the editorial boards of the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies and Organization Studies

Russell E. Johnson, Associate Editor

 RJohnson Russ Johnson is an Associate Professor of Management in the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. Previously, he was a member of the psychology faculty at the University of South Florida. He received his Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Akron. His research examines the motivation-, justice-, and leadership-based processes that underlie organizational behavior. His research has been published in Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Personnel Psychology, Psychological Bulletin, and Research in Organizational Behavior, and it has been cited in media outlets such as Forbes, The Globe and Mail, Huffington Post, Psychology Today, TIME, and The Wall Street Journal. He has served on several editorial boards, including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Personnel Psychology, and has won outstanding reviewer awards from Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, and The Leadership Quarterly. In 2013, Russ received the Distinguished Early Career Contributions Award for Science from the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Originally from Canada, he still dreams of one day playing for the Calgary Flames in the National Hockey League. 

Donald Lange, Associate Editor

 Lange Donald Lange is an Associate Professor of Management and the Lincoln Professor of Management Ethics at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Don’s current research interests include individual- and situational-level drivers of good and bad behavior in organizations, the antecedents and outcomes of reputation and legitimacy (primarily but not exclusively) at the organization level, and the meaning and construction of perceptions of corporate social (ir)responsibility. His work has appeared in Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, Organization Science, Personnel Psychology, and Strategic Management Journal. He received his PhD in Management from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

Mike Pfarrer, Associate Editor

  Pfarrer Mike Pfarrer is an Associate Professor in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. His research focuses on social perceptions of the firm and how the firm manages these perceptions to create value. His specific interests include impression and crisis management, organizational celebrity, legitimacy, reputation, and stigma; and the role of the media in firm-stakeholder discourse. His research has been published in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, and Organizational Research Methods. He is a research fellow at the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation and maintains a website dedicated to content analysis research and methodology. He received his Ph.D. in Management from the University of Maryland.

Sherry M.B. Thatcher, Associate Editor

 Thatcher Sherry M.B. Thatcher is a Professor of Business Administration and a Moore Business Partnership Foundation Fellow in the Management Department of the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. Her research revolves around teams and includes the study of intragroup conflict as it relates to diversity, faultlines, identity, and the effects of computer-mediated communication. She has authored numerous scholarly publications in these areas, including articles in the Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organization Science, Journal of Management, and Decision Support Systems. Her Academy of Management Journal paper on conflict asymmetry (along with co-authors Karen Jehn and Sonja Rispens) was awarded best paper of the year in 2011 from the International Association of Conflict Management. Her research has been funded by both private and public organizations, including the National Science Foundation. She currently serves or has served on the editorial boards of Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, and Small Group Research.

Hugh Willmott, Associate Editor

 Wilmot Hugh Willmott (PhD Manchester University) is Professor of Management at Cass Business School, City University London and Research Professor in Organization Studies in Cardiff Business School. He previously held professorial appointments at UMIST (now Manchester Business School) and the Judge Business School, Cambridge and visiting appointments at the Universities of Lund, Uppsala, Innsbruck and University of Technology Sydney. He has researched diverse aspects of organizations including managerial work, culture, control, corporate governance, management education, ethics, regulation and alternative organizations. He co-founded the International Labor Process Conference and the International Critical Management Studies Conference. He has served as Associate Editor on Organization and on the boards of Administrative Science Quarterly, Academy of Management Review, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Organization Studies and Journal of Management Studies. He has published in leading social science and management journals and has published over 20 books, including co-editing the Oxford Handbook of Critical Management Studies and co-authoring the international edition of Organization Theory and Design.  He has served as a member of the UK Business and Management Panel for the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise and for the Panel for the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. His interests include listening to blues, gardening and cycling. Full details can be found on his homepage:  

Irina Burns, Managing Editor, Academy of Management



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Editorial Board

Name Affiliation
Aldag, Ramon University of Wisconsin-Madison
Alvarez, Sharon University of Denver
Amis, John University of Edinburgh
Ansari, Shahzad University of Cambridge
Antonakis, John University of Lausanne
Arend, Richard University of Missouri-Kansas City
Arikan, Andac Florida Atlantic University
Arthaud-Day, Marne Kansas State University
Ashforth, Blake Arizona State University
Ashkanasy, Neal University of Queensland
Barnes, Christopher University of Washington
Bateman, Thomas University of Virginia
Becerra, Manuel University of Queensland
Benner, Mary University of Minnesota
Berends, Hans VU University of Amsterdam
Besharov, Marya Cornell University
Bitektine, Alex HEC Montreal
Bloom, Matt University of Notre Dame
Bridoux, Flore University of Amsterdam
Brown, Michael  Pennsylvania State University-Erie
Bundy, Jonathan Arizona State University
Cannella Jr., Albert A. Arizona State University
Cebon, Peter University of Melbourne
Chattopadhyay, Prithviraj Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Conlon, Donald Michigan State University
Cooper, Cecily University of Miami
Côté, Stéphane University of Toronto
Courtright, Stephen Texas A&M University
Cowen, Amanda University of Virginia
Crane, Andrew York University
Cronin, Matt George Mason University
Crossland, Craig University of Norte Dame
Dacin, Tina Queen's University
Dane, Erik Rice University
Delbridge, Rick Cardiff University
Devers, Cynthia Texas A&M University
Dobrow Riza, Shoshana London School of Economics
Eisenman, Micki The Hebrew University
Ellstrand, Alan University of Arkansas
Fabian, Frances University of Memphis
Farjoun, Moshe York University
Felin, Teppo University of Oxford
Ferraro, Fabrizio IESE Business School
Fisher, Greg Indiana University
Fisk, Glenda Queens University
Fleming, Peter City University London
Forster, William Lehigh University
Fosfuri, Andrea Bocconi University
Foster, William University of Alberta
Fulmer, Ingrid Rutgers University
Galvin, Benjamin  Brigham Young University
Gambardella, Alfonso Bocconi University
Gephart, Robert University of Alberta
Gibson, Cristina University of Western Austrailia
Gioia, Dennis Pennsylvania State University
Gittell, Jody Hoffer Brandeis University
Gnyawali, Devi Virginia Tech
Grant, Adam University of Pennsylvania
Grodal, Stine Boston University
Haack, Patrick  University of Lausanne
Haggard, Dana Missouri State University
Hahn, Tobias KEDGE Business School
Harrison, David University of Texas, Austin
Harvey, Sarah University College London
Healey, Mark P. University of Manchester
Heaphy, Emily  University of Rhode Island
Heide, Jan B. University of Wisconsin
Hill, TL Temple University
Hillman, Amy Arizona State University
Hodgkinson, Gerard  University of Manchester
Hollenbeck, John Michigan State University
Jansen, Justin Erasmus University
Jones, Candace Boston College
Jones, Thomas University of Washington
Jonsson, Stefan Uppsala University
Kark, Ronit Bar-IIan University
Ketokivi, Mikko IE Business School - IE University
König, Andreas University of Passau
Kostova, Tatiana University of South Carolina
Kreiner, Glen Pennsylvania State University
Leiblein, Michael Ohio State University
Lepak, David  University of Massachusetts
LePine, Jeffrey Arizona State University
Liden, Robert University of Illinois at Chicago
Lilius, Jacoba Queens University
Lok, Jaco University of New South Wales
Madsen, Tammy L. Santa Clara University
Mainemelis, Charalampos ALBA Graduate Business School, American College of Greece
Makadok, Richard Purdue University
Masterson, Suzanne University of Cincinnati
Matusik, Sharon University Colorado Boulder
Mayer, Kyle University of Southern California
McKnight, Brent McMaster University
Misangyi, Vilmos Pennsylvania State University
Mishina, Yuri Imperial College Business School
Morgeson, Frederick Michigan State University
Muller, Alan R. University of Groningen
Mumford, Troy Colorado State University
Mutch, Alistair Nottingham Trent University
Nag, Rajiv Drexel University
Nahrgang, Jennifer Arizona State University
Nambisan, Satish University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Nishii, Lisa Cornell University
Okhuysen, Gerardo University of California, Irvine
O'Leary-Kelly, Anne University of Arkansas
O'Neill, Olivia (Mandy) George Mason University
Palazzo, Guido University of Lausanne
Prescott, John University of Pittsburgh
Quinn, Ryan University of Louisville
Ravasi, Davide Cass Business School, City University London
Ravlin, Elizabeth University of South Carolina
Reus, Taco Erasmus University
Reynolds, Scott University of Washington
Richardson, Hettie Texas Christian University
Rockmann, Kevin George Mason University
Rothbard, Nancy University of Pennsylvania
Rowlinson, Michael Queen Mary University of London
Sandberg, Jorgen School of Business at the University of Queensland, Australia
Saxton, Todd Indiana University
Schmidt, Jens Aalto University
Schwarz, Gavin UNSW Australia
Sengul, Metin Boston College
Shamir, Boas Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Shen, Wei Arizona State University
Shropshire, Christine Arizona State University
Sillince, John Newcastle University
Sluss, David Georgia Institute of Technology
Smith, Wendy University of Delaware
Smith-Crowe, Kristin Boston University
Sonenshein, Scott Rice University
Steckler, Erica  University of Massachusetts Lowell
Stephens, John Paul Case Western Reserve University
Sydow, Joerg Freie Universitat Berlin
Terlaak, Ann University of Wisconsin
Tost, Leigh  University of Southern California
Tuncalp, Deniz Istanbul Technical University
Uhl-Bien, Mary Texas Christian University
Umphress, Elizabeth University of Washington
Vogus, Timothy Vanderbilt University
Voronov, Maxim Brock University
Vough, Heather University of Cincinnati
Waldman, David Arizona State University
Waldron, Ted Baylor University
Weber, Libby UC Irvine
Weber, Todd Central Washington University
Weigelt, Carmen Tulane University
Wijen, Frank Erasmus University
Wilts, Arnold Utrecht University
Wright, Robert The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Wry, Tyler University of Pennsylvania
Zbaracki, Mark Western University

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