Affiliated Academic Programs and Faculty

Affiliated Programs

Two academic program themes that are related to the mission of the Beebe Institute are human resource management and organizational behavior.

Human Resource Management

There are academic programs that focus on human resource management at the undergraduate, MBA, master’s, and Ph.D. levels.

Organizational Behavior, Management, and Change

There are academic programs that focus on orgazniational behavior at the MBA, master’s, and Ph.D. levels.

Affiliated Faculty

Meet the faculty who teach and conduct research in the areas of human resource management and organizational behavior:

Todd J. Maurer Todd J. Maurer
Phone: 404-413-7538
Education: Ph.D., University of Akron;
M.A., University of Akron;
B.S. from University of Pittsburg
Specializations: Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, and Employee & Leadership DevelopmentMore information…
Deborah S. Butler Deborah S. Butler
Clinical Associate Professor
Phone: 404-413-7530Education: Ph.D., Georgia State University;
M.S.,Georgia State University;
M.Ed.,Georgia State University;
B.S.,Florida State University;
Specializations: Organizational Behavior; Coaching and Leadership; Entrepreneurship Executive Leadership; HR Executive RoundtableMore information…
Kay J. Bunch Kay J. Bunch
Phone: 404-413-7529
Education: Ph.D., M.S., M.A., and B.A., Georgia State University.
Specializations: Gender, Employment Law, Leadership, Human Resource Management.More information…
Thomas Conklin
Clinical Associate Professor
Phone: 404-413-7544
Education: Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
M.B.A., Illinois State University
M.S., Illinois State University
B.A., Eastern Illinois University
Specializations: Appreciative inquiry, organizational change, career development, leadership development, team building and phenomenology
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Nikos Dimotakis Nikos Dimotakis
Assistant Professor
Phone: 404-413-7552
Education: Ph.D., Michigan State University
M.B.A., Michigan State University
B.A., University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece
Specializations: Models and processes of objective and subjective well-being, affective and motivational processes, workplace interactions, voluntary workplace behaviors
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Chad Hartnell Chad Hartnell
Assistant Professor
Phone: 404-413-7533Education: Ph.D., Arizona State University
M.B.A., University of South Florida
B.A., Missouri State University
Specializations: Leadership, organizational culture, organizational climate, team processes
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Lisa Lambert Lisa Schurer Lambert
Associate Professor
Phone: 404-413-7536
Education: Ph.D., University of North Carolina
M.M., Northwestern University
B.S., Northwestern University
Specializations: Psychological Contracts and Employment Relationships at the Individual, Group and Population Level; Social Comparison Processes; Social Exchange; Organizational Justice; Research Methods.More information…
Lucy McClurg Lucy McClurg
Associate Professor
Phone: 404-413-7539
Education:Ph.D., Georgia State University; M.B.A., Georgia State University
Specializations: Personnel selection and training, Compensation administration, and Personnel and business strategy.More Information…
Edward W. Miles Edward W. Miles
Associate Professor
Phone: 404-413-7540
Education: Ph.D., University of Georgia
M.A., University of Georgia
B.S., Appalachian State University
Specializations: Negotiation, Cross-Cultural Negotiation, Effects of Negotiator Confidence, and Job Offer Negotiations.More information…
Rhonda S. Palladi Rhonda S. Palladi
Phone: 404-413-7543
Education: Ph.D., Walden University
M.B.A., Georgia State University
B.S., Georgia Tech
Specializations: Organizational behavior, leadership, organizational communication
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Louis St. Peter Louis G. St. Peter
Clinical Assistant Professor
Phone: 404-413-7549
Education: Ph.D., University of Nebraska
M.B.A., Pace University
M.A., University of Nebraska
Specializations: Organizational behavior, change management, human relations
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Bennett J. Tepper Bennett J. Tepper
Phone: 404-413-7550
Education: Ph.D., University of Miami
M.S., University of Miami
B.S., Ohio State University
Specializations: Leadership, ethics, health, well-beingMore information…