Laura M Little
Institute for Leadership Advancement | Department of Management

Synovus Director of the Institute for Leadership Advancement and Associate Professor

Office
A114B Moore-Rooker Hall
610 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA, 30602
Phone Numbers
Work706-542-9770
Email Address
Documents
Vita

Education

PhD, Organizational Behavior, Oklahoma State University, 2007

MBA, Business, University of Texas, 2001

BA, Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 1996

Prior Professional Positions

Oklahoma State University, Management, Visiting Professor, 2006 to 2008

Bearing Point, Telecommunications, Consultant, 2001 to 2003

Nokia, Internet Communications, Project Manager, 2000 to 2001

Awards

Best Paper Award 2016, Academy of Management Journal, 2016

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Academy of Management, OB Division, 2014

Outstanding Teacher Award, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, 2014

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Organizational Behavior, 2012

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Organizational Behavior, 2011

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Academy of Management, OB Division, 2011

Outstanding Reviewer Award, Academy of Management, OB Division, 2007

Research Interests

  • Work-Family Issues (e.g., pregnancy and work, working parents)
  • Self-regulation at work (e.g., emotions, image management, identity management)

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Editorial Appointments

Special Issue Guest Editor
Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes: Allyship, Advocacy and Social Justice to Support Equality for Marginalized Groups in the Workplace, Submission Deadline 2022.

Editorial Board Member
Academy of Management Journal, 2020-present
Journal of Applied Psychology, 2020-present
Personnel Psychology, 2017-present
Journal of Organizational Behavior, 2008-2018
Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 2012-2019

Special Issue Guest Editor

Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes: Allyship, Advocacy and Social Justice to Support Equality for Marginalized Groups in the Workplace, Submission Deadline 2022.