The Department of Human Resource Management (HRM) knows that a company’s people are its most important asset and strategic advantage—and fostering synergies between the human side and the business side of every enterprise is essential.
More and more organizations are hiring well-trained professionals to recruit, develop, manage, and retain their most valuable asset: people. The HRM department prepares students with the knowledge and skills needed for the strategic and interpersonal management of company employees.
We develop ethical leaders and managers who understand that commitment to employee well-being and talent development enhances an organization’s productivity, reputation, and sustainable profits. The program offers theoretical perspectives and practical skills in traditional areas of HR—such as recruitment and succession planning, training and talent development, compensation and benefits, employee relations, and public policy/compliance—emphasizing both local and global considerations. Students take courses designed to enhance their interpersonal leadership skills, including communication, negotiation, conflict management, and team building.
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Advance Business Through ResearchFaculty in the Department of Human Resource Management are committed to the value and impact of research. They edit and regularly publish in leading journals in the discipline, and their research topics span the various areas of human resource management and organizational behavior. Research focuses on three fundamental perspectives:
- Micro: with a focus on the individual or employee behavior and human resource issues
- Meso: exploring team-level or unit-level composition, processes, and output
- Macro: the impact of organizational-level human resource policies on business and society in general
|Office:||Alter Hall 352|
|Research Interests:||Cynicism toward Big Business, Organizational Corruption, Workplace Incivility, Detrimental Philanthrocapitalism|
Dr. Andersson received her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior/Social Issues in Management from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her research, published in outlets such as Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Human Relations, and Organization, focuses on the dark side of business organizations. In particular, she’s been examining some social maladies that are arguably associated with late capitalism and neoliberalism (cynicism, incivility, corruption, detrimental philanthrocapitalism) as well as the role of social activism in countering capitalist barriers to sustainability.
Dr. Andersson teaches courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the area of Business, Society and Ethics and Corporate Sustainability, and has been lauded for her curricular innovation and ability to inspire critical thinking in her students. She was the recipient of the 2006 Andrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award and the 2005 Musser Excellence in Leadership Award for Teaching.
Active on campus, in her profession, and in the community, Dr. Andersson’s service engagements revolve around trying to stir things up, attempting to “ecologize” and “humanize” the business world and business education. She is currently on the Board of Directors at the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia.
- Andersson, L., & Calvano, L. 2014 (forthcoming). Perceived mobility of impact: Global elites and the Bono effect. critical perspectives in international business.
- Calvano, L., & Andersson, L. 2010. Hitting the jackpot (or not): An attempt to extract value in Philadelphia’s casino controversy. Organization, 17(5): 583-597.
- Kim, T., Bateman, T., Gilbreath, B., & Andersson, L. 2009. Employee cynicism and top management credibility: A comprehensive model. Human Relations, 62(10): 1435-1458.
- Blau, G., Andersson, L., Davis, K., Daymont, T., Hochner, A., Koziara, K., Portwood, J., & Holladay, B. 2008. The relation between employee organizational and professional development activities. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 72: 123-142.
- Andersson, L., Giacalone, G., & Jurkiewicz, C. 2007. On the relationship of hope and gratitude to corporate social responsibility. Journal of Business Ethics, 70: 401-409.
- 1996 Co-investigator, UNC Cato Center for Applied Business Research Grant of $99,480 to study incivility in the workplace (with Christine Pearson, Judith Wegner, & Debra Shapiro).
- 1997 Winner, Saint Joseph’s University Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance in Teaching.
- 1998 Best Paper Proceedings. Framing green issues as greenbacks: How sponsors of environmental issues get heard. 58th Academy of Management Meeting in San Diego, CA.
- 2000 Finalist, Best Paper in Academy of Management Journal. Individual environmental initiative: Championing natural environmental issues in U.S. business organizations, 43: 548-570.
- 2001 Best Paper in Human Relations. When workers flout convention: A study of workplace incivility, 54: 1387-1419.
- 2002 Fox School of Business & Management Research Honor Roll.
- 2002 Fox School of Business & Management Excellence in E-Teaching Award.
- 2005 Winner, Musser Excellence in Leadership Award for Teaching.
- 2006 Winner, Andrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award.
Fox School of Business, Temple University
- BA 3102, “Business, Society & Ethics”
- HRM 5402, “Business, Society & Ethics”
- HRM 2511, “Corporate Sustainability: People, Planet & Profits”
- HRM 3903, “Management Theory & Practice: From the Locker Room to the Board Room” with Coach Fran Dunphy
|Office:||Alter Hall 340|
|Research Interests:||Pay for Performance, Materialism, Human Resource Management Ethics|
John R. Deckop has taught for over 25 years in the areas of Human Resource Management and Business Ethics. He has received several teaching honors including the Musser Award for Teaching (2007), the Fox School’s MBA Professor of the Year (1998) and MS in Human Resource Management (Singapore) Faculty of the Year (2014). His volunteer work includes service on the boards of several nonprofit organizations.
Dr. Deckop is currently researching in the areas of reward systems and motivation, materialism and workplace outcomes, and spirituality and work. He has published in numerous academic journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Business Ethics, Industrial and Labor Relations Review, and Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, among others. News articles around the country have quoted his research. He is a member of the editorial board of Group and Organization Management and is a Research Fellow at the Cornell Institute for Compensation Studies.
- Deckop, J.R., Giacalone, R.A. & Jurkiewicz, C.L. Materialism and Workplace Behaviors: Does Wanting More Result in Less? In Press, Social Indicators Research.
- Deckop, J.R., Jurkiewicz C.L. & Giacalone R.A. 2010. Effects of Materialism on Work-Related Personal Well-Being. Human Relations 63 (7), 1007-1030.
- Deckop, J.R., Merriman, K.K, & Gupta, S. 2006. The Effects of CEO Pay Structure on Corporate Social Performance. Journal of Management, 32 (3), pp. 329-342.
- Deckop, J.R., Cirka, C.C., & Andersson, L.M. 2003. Doing Unto Others: The Reciprocity of Helping Behavior in Organizations. Journal of Business Ethics, 47, 101-113.
- Deckop, J.R., Mangel, R., & Cirka, C.C. 1999. Getting More Than You Pay For: Organizational Citizenship Behavior and Pay for Performance Plans, Academy of Management Journal, 42, no. 4, pp. 420-428.
- MS in Human Resource Management (Singapore) Faculty of the Year, 2014.
- The Musser Award for Excellence in Leadership, for Teaching, 2007.
- Fox MBA Faculty of the Year, 2007.
- MBA Professor of the Year, May, 1998.
- Business, Society, and Ethics
- Strategic Reward Systems
- Ethical Decisions in Business
|Office:||Alter Hall 353|
|Research Interests:||Workplace Emotion, Performance Appraisal|
Deanna Geddes (Ph.D., Purdue University) has served as a management consultant to government, financial, pharmaceutical, insurance and retail corporations. Her research interests focus on anger and workplace emotion as well as performance appraisal practices. Dr. Geddes’ work has been cited by NBC Nightly News and several major media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, New York and Los Angeles Times, the BBC, and the Chicago Tribune.
Her studies and research models appear in Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Learning and Education, Human Relations, International Journal of Conflict Management, Management Communication Quarterly, Aggressive Behavior, Communication Quarterly, and Negotiation and Conflict Management Research, among others.
Dr. Geddes is recognized as a pioneer in information technology use in the classroom. She received several teaching awards including the Andrisanni-Frank Fox Undergraduate Teaching Award and the Musser Award for Leadership in Teaching. In 2012, she was honored with Teacher of the Year for the full-time MBA program. She teaches strategic organizational communication, negotiation, and organizational dynamics in undergraduate, MBA, and PhD programs. She has served as Chair of the Fox School’s Department of Human Resource Management since 2009.
- Full Time MBA Fox Professor of the Year, 2012
- Musser Excellence in Leadership Award for Teaching, Fox School of Business, Temple University, 2004
- Andrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award, Fox School of Business, Temple University, 1999
Fox School of Business, Temple University
- Influential Communication in Complex Organizations (MBA)
- Organizational Communication and Information Management (MBA)
- BBC, Oct 1, 2013, “Building work relationships.”
- Bloomberg Businessweek, U.S. News & World Report Health, MSN Health, Chicago Tribune, HRExecutive, Canadian HR Reporter, among others, April/May 2011. “Compassionate responses to emotional outbursts at work.”
- New York Times, Oct 2, 2005. “The office collection: To give or not to give.”
- Los Angeles Times, Nov. 1998. “Making sense of the madness: People express anger in ways ranging from tantrums to outbursts”
- Wall Street Journal, Nov. 19, 1996. “Annual agony: It’s time to evaluate your work, and all involved are groaning.”
|Office:||Alter Hall A333H|
A business professional with 30+ years of experience gained at Fortune 500 and mid-sized companies, Mike Guglielmo has held numerous positions in a myriad of disciplines throughout his career. He has held officer, mid-management, and staff positions in Accounting, Finance, Materials Management, Operations, Information Technology, and Human Resources throughout his career, and draws from this eclectic mix of experience and knowledge in dealing with the daily challenges of corporate America. He is a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt and holds a MBTI® Certification as well. In 2011, Mike was named HR Person of the Year for the Philadelphia area.
Mike is currently Vice President of Human Resources for the Mid-Atlantic/Southeast Division of Genesis HealthCare, a $5 billion enterprise with nearly 80,000 employees. Genesis provides skilled nursing, assisted living, and rehabilitation therapy services at over 1,500 sites in 45 states. Mike also has oversight responsibilities for CareerStaff Unlimited, Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Genesis Healthcare), and one of the nation’s leading providers of temporary staffing services to the healthcare industry. CareerStaff Unlimited has over 3,000 active staff members servicing over 2,500 clients in 25 states.
Mike has also been an adjunct instructor in the Human Resource Department at the Fox School of Business and Management of Temple University since 1989, He has developed two undergraduate courses – “Organizational Staffing and Career Development” and “HR Metrics” – and received a Teacher of the Year Award for Instructional Innovation in 1999 and Adjunct Teacher of the Year Award in 2010. He has instructed at Temple’s Singapore and Tokyo campuses; and since 2003, has taught a graduate level course in HR at Institut de Gestion Sociale (IGS) in Paris. Mike also serves as Chairman of Temple University’s HR / Business Roundtable and received the Alumni of the Year Award from the HR Department of Temple University’s Fox School of Business in 2012.
Mike received his BS in Marketing/Management from Saint Joseph’s University, and his MBA in Human Resources from Temple University. He is a member of SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management), IHRIM (International Association for Human Resource Information Management), and PSPS (Philadelphia Society for Planning and Strategy). He is also a member of Profiles International’s Client Advisory Council; and served on the Board of Advisors for the YMCA in Kennett Square, PA, as Board Member, Treasurer, Chairman, and Past Chairman from 2008-2014.
- Talent Assessment – Making the Quality of Hire Difference – August 16, 2012 – Webinar – Aberdeen Group (delivered with Mollie Lombardi, Research Director – Human Capital Management, Aberdeen Group and Jack Kramer, Vice President of Field Operations for SkillSurvey)
- Making the Business Case for Right-Sizing Recruiting – May 1, 2012 – Human Capital Institute – New York, NY (delivered with Loren Moore, Manager, Talent Acquisition, Vertex and moderated by Harry Griendling, Founder & CEO, DoubleStar, Inc.)
- Taking a New Look at Talent Management in Healthcare – April 19, 2012 – Webinar – Bersin & Associates (delivered with Kim Lamoureux, Senior Director Research Practices and Principal Analyst at Bersin & Associates)
- Assessment Methods and Processes Used to Identify Top Internal Talent – December 6, 2011 – The Talent Acquisition Leadership Alliance Philadelphia, PA
- Talent 2012: Measuring the Impact of Talent Management on Corporate Sustainability – December 6, 2011 – Webinar – Philadelphia Human Resource Planning Society
- Succession Preparation Made Simpler – Using Metrics to Customize Talent Development – September 23, 2011 – Evanta HR Leadership Summit – Philadelphia, PA (delivered with Jeanne Phillips, CHRO, Genesis HealthCare)
- Talent 2011: Measuring the Impact of Talent Management on Corporate Sustainability – September 15, 2011 – Profiles International Client Conference Dallas TX
- Making Talent Management Relevant to the Business – Linking Talent and Business Outcomes – April 5, 2011 – Philadelphia Human Resource Planning Society King of Prussia, PA
- Executive Recruiting – What’s Next for Recruiting Leaders? – DoubleStar Conference – August 2012 – Paoli, PA
- Using Metrics to Customize Talent Development – October 17, 2012 – IEEC Knowledge Learning Series Event – Singapore
- Executive Recruiting – What’s Next for Recruiting Leaders? – Salevson-Stetson Conference – December 2012 – Paoli, PA
- Member SHRM, ASTD, PSPS (current)
- Member Client Advisory Council – Profiles International (current)
- Chairman of Temple University’s HR / Business Roundtable (current)
- Board of Advisors for the YMCA in Kennett Square, PA. Served as Board Member, Treasurer, Chairman, and Past Chairman – 2008 through 2014
- Alumni of the Year Award (HR Department) – Fox School of Business, Temple University – April 2012
- HR Person of the Year for the Philadelphia area – May 2011
- Adjunct Teacher of the Year Award (HR Department) – Fox School of Business, Temple University – November 2010
- Developed an HR Metrics course and co-developed a Human Resource Information System course for exclusive use at Temple University. Students learn consultative HR partnering techniques using information analysis tools to solve business problems in staffing, succession planning, retention, compensation and benefits, outsourcing, and mergers and acquisitions, as well as developing a business-linked HR dashboard.
- Courses include: Introduction to Management, Introduction to Human Resources, Organizational Staffing (HRIS offering), Leadership Best Practices, and HR Metrics at the graduate and undergraduate level.
- Guest lecturer for Executive MBA classes at Temple University Tokyo campus (2002) and instructor at Singapore Campus (2012-present)
- Instructor for Graduate level HR courses at IGS Paris campus (2003-present).
|Office:||Alter Hall 355|
|Research Interests:||Employee Recruitment, Fairness, Leadership|
Dr. Crystal Harold (PhD, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, George Mason University) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Resource Management at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. Prior to joining the Fox School of Business, she was an Assistant Professor in the Purdue School of Science at IUPUI and also worked as a Strategic Human Resources Consultant for numerous governmental agencies such as the Air Force, The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), and Department of the Interior (DOI).
Her research focuses on issues related to employee recruitment (in particular the role of PE fit and fairness) and the impact of management practices and characteristics that engender perceptions of workplace fairness and counterproductive behaviors. Her work appears in top OB/HRM outlets including Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, Journal of Management, and Journal of Organizational Behavior. She serves on the editorial boards of Personnel Psychology and the Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology. Findings from her research have been discussed in numerous media outlets including the CBS Early Show, Strategy + Business, The Telegraph, and The Chronicle of Higher Education. Dr. Harold was awarded a 2005 APA Dissertation Award and the HUMRRO Fellowship in I/O Psychology. In recognition of her research and teaching accomplishments, she was recently appointed a Cigna Research Fellow, a Dean’s Teaching Fellow, and the Adrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award.
She would welcome collaborations with doctoral students on projects related to employee recruitment, person-environment fit, leadership, and workplace deviance.
- Harold, C.M., Oh, I-S., Holtz, B.C., *Han, S., & Giacalone, R.A. (in press). Fit and frustration as drivers of targeted counterproductive work behaviors: A multifoci perspective. Journal of Applied Psychology.
- Harold, C.M., Holtz, B.C., Griepentrog, B.K., Brewer, L., & Marsh, S.M. (2016). Investigating the effects of applicant justice perceptions on job offer acceptance. Personnel Psychology, 69, 199-227.
- Harold, C.M. & Holtz, B.C. (2015). The effects of passive leadership on workplace incivility. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 36, 16-38.
- Oh, I.S., Guay, R.P., Kwanghyun, K., Harold, C.M., Jong-Huyn, L., Chang-Goo, H., & Shin, K.H. (2014). Fit happens globally!: A cross-cultural meta-analysis comparing the relative importance of person-environment fit on work attitudes and performance. Personnel Psychology, 67, 99-152.
- Harold, C.M., Uggerslev, K.L., & Kraichy, D. (2013). Recruitment and job choice (pages 47-72). In T.K.Y. Yu & D. Cable (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Recruitment. Oxford University Press.
- Holtz, B.C. & Harold, C.M. (2013). The effects of leader consideration and structure on employee perceptions of justice and counterproductive work behavior. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 34, 492-519.
- Holtz, B.C. & Harold, C.M. (2013). Interpersonal justice and deviance: The moderating effects of interpersonal justice values and justice orientation. Journal of Management, 39, 339-365.
- Griepentrog, B.K., Harold, C.M., Holtz, B.C., Klimoski, R.J., & Marsh, S.M. (2012). Integrating social identity and the theory of planned behavior: Predicting withdrawal from an organizational recruitment process. Personnel Psychology, 65, 723-753.
- Marks, M.M., & Harold, C.M. (2011). Who asks and who receives in salary negotiation. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 32, 371-394.
- *Nolan, K.P., & Harold, C.M. (2010). Fit with what? The influence of multiple self-concept images on organizational attraction. Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 83, 645-662.
- Holtz, B.C., & Harold, C.M. (2009). Fair today fair tomorrow? A longitudinal investigation of overall justice perceptions, Journal of Applied Psychology, 94, 1185-1199.
- Holtz, B.C. & Harold, C.M. (2008). When your boss says no!: The effects of leadership style and trust on employee perceptions of managerial explanations. Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 81, 777-802.
- Harold, C.M. & Ployhart, R.E. (2008). What do applicants want: Examining changes in attribute importance judgments over time. Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 81, 191-218.
- Paul Anderson Research Fellow, Temple University (2015)
- Andrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award, Temple University (2014)
- Dean Teaching Fellow, Temple University (2013)
- Young Scholars Interdisciplinary Seed Funding (2013, 2012, 2010)
- Dean Teaching Fellow, Temple University (2012)
- Cigna Research Fellow, Temple University (2012)
- Faculty Senate Seed Money Grant, Temple University (2010-2011)
- Seminar in Organizational Behavior (BA 9003; PhD Course)
- The Leadership Experience (HRM 3904; Honors Undergraduate Course)
- The Co-Op in HRM (HRM 3581; Undergraduate Course)
- Introduction to Human Resource Management (HRM 2501; Undergraduate Course)
- Business Society and Ethics (BA 3102; Undergraduate Course)
- Men’s Health, “Boost Your Salary by $33,800”
- CBS News, “Study: Being Forceful Helps in Salary Negotiations”
- Metro MBA, “Fox Holds HRM Co-Op Event”
- Men’s Fitness Magazine. The Best Success Breakthroughs for March 2014.
- Fastcompany.com: “49% of job candidates never negotiate an initial employment offer. Do you?”
- The Chronicle of Higher Education: “On the market? Don’t sell yourself short, even now.”
- Harvard Business Review Daily Stat: “Tough bargaining gets you higher starting pay.”
- Forbes.com: “Salary negotiation pays.”
- Strategy + Business: “Getting a new job? It pays to speak up about salary.”
- The Telegraph.com: “Assertive Workers ‘Most Likely to Win Pay Rises’ Scientists Discover”
- CBS News Early Show: “Being Forceful Helps in Salary Negotiation”
- AOL News Interview: “Professor Cracks the Code to Negotiating a Bigger Salary”
|Office:||Alter Hall 344|
Online MBA course: HRM 5113 Power, Influence, and Negotiation in Organizations
- Faculty of the Year Award – Master of Science in Human Resource Management, Fox School of Business — 2015
- Innovation in Technology Award, Fox School of Business — 2013
- Consultant, Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia — 2006 – 2006
- Consultant, Sheet Metal Industry Advancement Committee — 2001 – 2002
|Office:||Alter Hall 348|
|Research Interests:||Social Exchange Relationships, Motives, Proactivity and Work Behavior|
Dr. You Jin (YJ) Kim joins the Fox School on a Tenure-Track appointment from California State University-Dominguez Hills, where she served as an Assistant Professor in the Human Resource Management department.
Dr. Kim’s research interests lie in the area of social exchange relationships, proactivity and work behavior. Her research aims to provide a more complete understanding of when and why social exchange relationships and proactivity contribute to individual and organizational effectiveness in various contexts (e.g., organizational supportive climate). She has written many articles, exploring leadership, citizenship behavior, motivation and justice. She has also published two book chapters.
She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and business administration from Yousei University in South Korea. In the U.S., she obtained a Ph.D. in organizational behavior and human resource management from Michigan State University.
|Office:||Alter Hall 347|
|Research Interests:||Organizational commitment, Organizational justice, Motivation|
Dr. Andrea Lopez (PhD, Temple University) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Resource Management at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. Before returning to teach at Temple University, Dr. Lopez was a faculty member at Philadelphia University.
Dr. Lopez’s research interests include organizational justice, motivation and organizational commitment. In addition to teaching compensation management and business ethics, Dr. Lopez regularly pursues independent study projects with students and is committed to student professional development. She serves as a faculty advisor to the student chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management, and is actively involved in programming to maintain the strong connection alumni have to the department and the current student body.
- Blau, G., Monos, C., Lopez, A., Boyer, E., Davis, K., Flanagan, R., Lan, T. & Konda, S. (2012). “Exploring Correlates of Work Exhaustion and Physical Exhaustion For a Sample of Massage Therapists and Body Workers” Career Development International, 17(5), 414-434
- Chapman, S., Blau, G., Pred, R., Lopez, A., 2009. “Correlates of Intent to Leave Job Versus Intent to Leave Profession for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics” Career Development International Journal, 14(5), 487-503.
- Blau, G., Chapman, S., Pred, R., Lopez, A., 2009. “Can a Four-Dimensional Model of Occupational Commitment Help to Explain Emergency Medical Service Intent to Leave Occupation?” Journal of Allied Health, 38, (3), 177-186.
Fox School of Business, Temple University
- HRM 3511: Compensation Management
- BA 3102: Business Society and Ethics
- BA 3902: Honors, Business Society and Ethics
|Office:||Alter Hall 354|
Online MBA course: HRM 5051 Human Resources Management Strategies
- Faculty of the Year, Master of Science in Human Resource Management, Fox School of Business — 2016
- John DeAngelo Excellence in Teaching and Innovation Award, Fox School of Business — 2015
- Faculty of the Year (Singapore), Master of Science in Human Resource Management, Fox School of Business —2013, 2012
- Faculty of the Year, Part-Time MBA, Fox School of Business — 2014, 2011, 2010
- Faculty of the Year (Paris), Executive MBA, Fox School of Business — 2015, 2013, 2010
- Faculty of the Year, Executive MBA, Fox School of Business — 2015, 2010
- Temple University Great Teacher Award — 2006
- MBA Teacher of the Year, Fox School of Business — 2005
- Andrisani-Frank Award for Excellence in Teaching — 1993
|Office:||Alter Hall 345|
|Research Interests:||Human resources, Professional competencies, Employee engagement and organizational culture, Business ethics|
Katherine A Nelson is currently a full-time faculty member at the Fox School of Business and Management, Temple University, where she has taught business ethics, introduction to management, and “HR on the Ground,” a course she designed that was named one of “Ten College Courses That Pay Off at Work” (U.S. News & World Report, April 26, 2010). She also has taught business ethics to executive MBAs at the University of Delaware and to executives at Wharton Executive Education at the University of Pennsylvania. (She was a senior fellow in ethics at the Wharton School for several years in the early 1990s.) In 2010, she was honored with the Fox School’s annual Andrisani-Frank Award for Excellence in Teaching and in 2011 she was named a Dean’s Teaching Fellow.
Kate enjoyed a thirty-year career in business before transitioning to academia. She was a principal and communication practice leader for Mercer Human Resources Consulting in Philadelphia, where she managed a 19-person team of consultants delivering services to Mercer’s clients in southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and upstate New York. Earlier, she was vice president and head of worldwide HR communication at Citicorp in New York and has held similar positions at a subsidiary of Merrill Lynch and at Honeywell. In the late 1980s, she was a pioneer in the field of business ethics training. The ethics game she created at Citicorp, The Work Ethic, was awarded the Gold Quill of Excellence by the International Association of Business Communicators and was featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, and many more international business media. The Work Ethic and similar games she developed have been used in numerous business schools including Harvard, Wharton, Columbia, Oxford, and INSEAD; and by numerous organizations including NASA, General Electric, and J.P. Morgan.
Kate received her B.A. from the College of Mount St. Vincent in New York City and has completed coursework at Temple, Harvard, and the State University of New York. She is co-author with Linda Klebe Treviño of Managing Business Ethics, published by John Wiley & Sons; 6th edition, 2013.
- Managing Business Ethics, with Linda Klebe Treviño, John Wiley & Sons, 6th edition, 2014
- Andrisani-Frank Excellence in Teaching Award, Fox School of Business, 2010
- Dean’s Teaching Fellow, Fox School of Business, 2011-2012
- HRM1101 – Introduction to Leadership and Organizations
- HRM3531 – HR on the Ground
- BA3125 – Business, Society & Ethics
- “Worried About a Performance Review?” Philadelphia Inquirer
- “Temple Class Offers HR Students a View of Real-World Retail,” Philadelphia Inquirer
- “Focus on the ‘Me,” Not the ‘We,’” Philadelphia Inquirer
- “Fox School of Business Puts Its Students on the Shop Floor,” Philadelphia Business Journal
- “10 College Courses That Will Pay Off at Work,” U.S. News & World Report
|Office:||Alter Hall 343|
|Research Interests:||Staffing, Meta-Analysis Methods, Leadership Development|
Dr. In-Sue Oh (PhD, Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa) is the Charles E. Beury Professor in the Department of Human Resource Management at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. Before joining Temple University, he was a faculty member at the University of Alberta and Virginia Commonwealth University.
His research and teaching interests include personnel selection constructs (e.g., personality, cognitive ability) and methods (meta-analysis, employment interviews), strategic human resource management and human capital resources, and person-organization relationships (e.g., person-organization fit, support). Dr. Oh has published about 70 scholarly articles with over 20 of them in top tier journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. He has received multiple scholarly awards including the two most prestigious early career contributions awards in his field of research: the 2014 Early Career Achievement Award from the Academy of Management (AOM) HR Division and the 2016 Distinguished Early Career Contributions Award from the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). He is also the recipient of the two most prestigious scholarly achievement awards in his field of research: the 2016 AOM HR Division Scholarly Achievement Award and the 2017 and 2018 William A. Owens Scholarly Achievement Award from SIOP. He currently serves on the editorial review boards of the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, Journal of Management, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Leadership Quarterly, Organizational Research Methods, and Journal of Business and Psychology and served as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology.
He would welcome collaborations with doctoral students on projects related to personnel selection procedures (e.g., employment interviews, cognitive ability, personality) and methods, strategic human resource management, person-environment fit, and meta-analysis methods.
- Frieder, R., Wang, G., & Oh, I.-S. (in press). Linking job-relevant personality traits, transformational leadership, and job performance via perceived meaningfulness at work: A moderated mediation model. Journal of Applied Psychology.
- Le, H., Oh, I.-S., Schmidt, F. L., & Wooldridge, C. (2016). Correction for range restriction in meta-analysis revisited: Improvements and implications for organizational research. Personnel Psychology, 69(4), 975-1008.
- Wang, G., Holmes, M., Oh, I.-S., & Zhu, W. (2016). Do CEOs matter to firm strategic actions and firm performance? A meta-analytic investigation based on upper echelons theory. Personnel Psychology, 69(4), 775-862.
- Oh, I.-S., Kim, S., & Van Iddekinge, C. H. (2015). Take it to another level: Do personality-based human capital resources matter to firm performance? Journal of Applied Psychology, 100(2), 935-947.
- Choi, D., Oh, I.-S., & Colbert, A. (2015). Understanding commitment at work: A meta-analytic examination of the roles of the Five-Factor Model of personality and culture. Journal of Applied Psychology, 100(5), 1542-1567.
- Oh, I.-S., Guay, R. P., Kim, K., Harold, C. M., Lee, J.-H., Heo, C.-G., & Shin, K.-H. (2014). Fit happens globally: A meta-analytic comparison of the relationships of person-environment fit dimensions with work attitudes and performance across East Asia, Europe, and North America. Personnel Psychology, 67(1), 99-152.
- Gonzalez-Mulé, E., Mount, M. K., & Oh, I.-S. (2014). A meta-analysis of the relationship between general mental ability and non-task performance. Journal of Applied Psychology, 99(6), 1222-1243.
- Schmidt, F. L., & Oh, I.-S. (2013). Methods for second order meta-analysis and illustrative applications. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 121(2), 204-218.
- Oh, I.-S., Wang, G., & Mount, M. K. (2011). Validity of observer ratings of the Five-Factor Model of personality: A meta-analysis. Journal of Applied Psychology, 96(4), 762-773.
- Oh, I.-S., & Berry, C. M. (2009). The Five-Factor Model of personality and managerial performance: Validity gains through the use of 360 degree performance ratings. Journal of Applied Psychology, 94(6), 1498-1513.
- 2017–2018 William A. Owens Scholarly Achievement Award, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP)
- 2017 3rd Most Published Author in the Journal of Applied Psychology during the 2009-2015 period (JAP, 102(3), pp. 580–588)
- 2017 Musser Award for Excellence in Research, Fox School of Business, Temple University
- 2016 Distinguished Early Career Contributions Award, SIOP
- 2016 Scholarly Achievement Award, Academy of Management’s HR Division
- 2016 Gallup Korea Research Award (1st place), Gallup Korea and the Korean Association for Survey Research
- 2015 Journal of Organizational Behavior (JOB) Best Reviewer Award
- 2014 Early Career Achievement Award, Academy of Management’s HR Division
- 2013-2017 Dean’s Research Honor Roll, Fox School of Business, Temple University
- 2013 Joyce and Robert Hogan Award for Personality and Performance from the SIOP Foundation
Temple University, Department of Human Resource Management
- HRM 1901/1101: Leadership and Organizational Management
- HRM 9001: Managing Human Resources (Doctoral Seminar)
- HRM 9090: Meta-analysis and Research Synthesis Methods (Doctoral Seminar)
- Wall Street Journal, “Job Hunting? Dig up those Old SAT scores: Employers still want candidates’ test results—Sometimes Decades Later”
- Association for Pyschological Science, “How Your Culture Affects Your Work Attitude”
- I/O at Work, “The Consequences of Fit Across Cultures”
- HQ Asia, “The Importance of Work Relationships in East Asia”
- Occupational Digest, “Stretching Emotional Limits Leads to Bad Behaviour at Work”
- Forbes, “A Victor in the Science Wars”
|Office:||Alter Hall 333F|
|Research Interests:||Leadership, Team Performance, Task and Relationship Conflict, Incivility|
Dr. Tony Petrucci started his career as an officer in the US Army where he attained the rank of Captain. He then went to work for the PepsiCo organization in the Pizza Hut division. At PepsiCo he held the positions of District Manager, operating 36 restaurants, and then as a Human Resources Manager. He then moved to the ARAMARK Corporation, a Fortune 500 Most Admired Company, where he was a Human Resources Director and Senior Human Resources Director. As a Senior Human Resources Director he was responsible for leading Human Resources for the International Division. Tony was then promoted to a Vice President of Human Resources where he was responsible for all Human Resource functions for a 14,000 person organization and became a member of the Executive Leadership Council for the company. In 2005 Tony started his own executive search and leadership consulting firm, Career Movement, which he built into a national firm and sold in 2010. Tony is now an owner and managing partner of Gravitas. Gravitas is a national retained executive search, board of director search, and leadership consulting firm.
Tony has written two books titled Move Up and Make Your Move which are focused on leadership and career development. He has been quoted, published or featured in publications or media outlets such as US News and World Report, HR Executive Magazine, HR Magazine, Fox News, Workforce.com, CBS Marketwatch, Yahoo Finance, Journal of Corporate Recruiting Leadership, Chief Learning Officer, HR.com, Nations Restaurant News, Career Development International, Veritude, Vending Times, CBS KYW News, Yahoo News!, Business News Daily, British Psychological Society, The Journal of Workplace and Behavioral Health, The Journal of Employment Counseling, OCS and Vending Magazine and the Automatic Merchandiser. His research interests include leadership, team performance, task and relationship conflict, and incivility.
Tony teaches Full Time, Professional, International, and Online MBA students, MS students and undergraduate students. He specializes in teaching leadership, negotiations, and strategic HR courses. He is the Director for MS in Human Resources Program. He has been awarded the Fox Dean’s Teaching Fellow Award, the Temple Crystal Teaching Award, the Fox School of Business Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning Award, and has twice been awarded the Fox Blue Mouse Award for innovation in teaching. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering Technology from the University of Dayton. He received his MBA from the University of Louisville and his PhD in Organizational Leadership from Regent University.
- Blau, G., Petrucci, T., & McClendon, J. (2013). Exploring the impact of situational background, emotional, and job search variables on coping with unemployment by drinking versus considering self-employment. Journal of Workplace Behavioral Health, 28(3), 212-233.
- Blau, G., Petrucci, T., & McClendon, J. (2013). Correlates of life satisfaction and unemployment stigma and the impact of length of unemployment on a unique unemployed sample, Career Development International, 18(3), 257-280.
- Blau, G., Petrucci, T., & McClendon, J. (2013). Exploring the impact of demographic, personality and job reattainment variables on unemployment-delayed retirement intent. Journal of Workplace Behavioral Health, 28(1), 13-29.
- Blau, G., Petrucci, T., & McClendon, J. (2012). Effects of layoff victims’ justice reactions and emotional responses on attitudes toward their previous employer. Career Development International, 17(6), 500-512.
- Petrucci, T. (2011).Divine empowerment of leaders in early Christianity. Emerging Leadership Journeys, 4(1), 58- 69.
- Innovative Use of Technology in the Classroom, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, Fox School of Business — 2015, 2012, 2011
- Andrisani-Frank Undergraduate Teaching Award, Fox School of Business — 2015
- Faculty of the Year, Online MBA, Fox School of Business — 2014
- Dean’s Teaching Fellow, Fox School of Business — 2014
Fox School of Business, Temple University
- Online MBA course: FIN 5001 Financial Analysis and StrategyHRM 5404, Leadership
- HRM 5112, Leading High Performing Teams
- HRM 1101, Leadership in Organization
- Philadelphia Business Journal. (August 29, 2014).
- Fox News. (September 19, 2012).
- British Psychology Society. (September 19, 2012).
- Main Street. (September 18, 2012).
- MPR News. (September 17, 2012).
- Yahoo News. (September 17, 2012).
- Business News Daily. (September 17, 2012).
- The Science Blog. (September 17, 2012).
- US News and World Report. (April 11, 2012).
- CBS Marketwatch. (May 2003).
- Northeast Times. (April 9, 2014).
- Philadelphia Inquirer. (February 9, 2014).
- HR Magazine. (November 1, 2012).
- HR Executive Magazine. (December 2009).
- Workforce Insights.com and Veritude.com. (May 2005).
- Workforce Management. (August 2004).
- Nations Restaurant News. (August 2003).
- HR Executive Magazine. (October 2002).
- CEO, Gravitas Board and Executive Search — 2010 – present
- Founder and President, Career Movement Leadership Consulting, Executive Coaching and Outplacement — 2008 – 2010
- Founder and President, Career Movement Executive Search — 2006 – 2010
- Vice President, Human Resources, Aramark — 2000 – 2006
- Senior Director, Human Resources, International, Aramark — 1999 – 2000
- Director, Human Resources, Aramark — 1998 – 1999
|Office:||Alter Hall 345|
Dr. Ryan M. Vogel joins the Fox School on a tenure-track appointment within the Department of Human Resource Management.
Since 2012, he served as an assistant professor of management at The Pennsylvania State University at Erie. Previous academic appointments include a visiting assistant professor appointment at Southern Methodist University, and instructor and teaching assistantship at the University of Georgia concurrently with his doctoral studies.
His research work broadly focuses on two related areas in the field of organizational behavior: person-environment fit and destructive leadership. Recent publications on how organizations can help ‘misfits’ remain engaged and productive and on the costs associated with abusive supervision and diminished self-esteem were published in the Academy of Management Journal and the Journal of Management, respectively. His work has also been published in the Journal of Applied Psychology.
Vogel earned a PhD in Organizational Behavior from the University of Georgia, and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada.
|Office:||Alter Hall 350|
Kathleen Voss joined the Fox School’s Human Resource Management department in 2014 as an adjunct professor, and transitions to a Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor in fall 2015.
She brings a wealth of industry experience to Fox. As Principal at CCHP Consulting, LLC, Kathleen designs and initiates global talent assessment and development processes for a diverse group of private and public organizations. She has previously served as vice president and senior consultant with Right Management. She has also held managerial positions in Human Resources with The Vanguard Group and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.
Her pedagogical appointments include instructorships and adjunct professorships at Rutgers University and the University of Pittsburgh.
Kathleen earned her Master of Science degree in library science and her Bachelor of Arts degree in business and political science from the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her Ph.D. in industrial and organizational psychology from Grand Canyon University in 2017.
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