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Scott D. Graffin

  • Department Head, Synovus Chair in Servant Leadership and Professor, Department of Management
C200A Benson Hall

Education

  • PhD, Strategic Management, University of Wisconsin – Madison
  • MBA, Management, University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh
  • BBA, Accounting, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Research Interests

  • Corporate Governance
  • CEO Reputation and Status
  • CEO Succession

Publications

Journal Articles

Editorial Appointments

  • Editorial Board Member, Academy of Management Journal, 2010 - present
  • Editorial Board Member, Strategic Management Journal, 2020 - present
  • Associate Editor, Academy of Management Journal, 2013 - 2016
  • Editorial Board Member, Academy of Management Review, 2011 - 2014
  • Editorial Board Member, Academy of Management Learning & Education, 2008 - 2011

Awards, Honors, and Recognition

  • Outstanding Professor in the Program, Executive MBA Program, 2024
  • Outstanding Professor in the Program, Executive MBA Program, 2023
  • International Research Fellow, University of Oxford's Centre for Corporate Reputation, 2011-Current
  • Award for Scholarly Contribution, Administrative Science Quarterly, 2019
  • Research Excellence Award, Terry College of Business, 2017
  • Hugh O. Nourse Outstanding MBA Teacher Award, Terry College of Business Full-time MBA Program, 2015
  • Best Published Paper, University of Oxford's Centre for Corporate Reputation, 2014
  • Professor of the Year, Terry College of Business Evening MBA Program, 2013
  • Outstanding Teacher, Terry College of Business, 2012