Joan V. Gallos is an award-winning educator, author, academic leader, and scholar in the fields of leadership and management education. Her scholarly interests center on professional effectiveness; innovative leadership and management pedagogy for a diverse work world; individual and organizational change; and expanding conceptions of what, how and why professionals learn. She is a passionate lover of the arts and sees their potential as a vehicle for leadership and organizational development and for enhancing professional agility and effectiveness.
Publications of Interest
- Engagement: Transforming Difficult Relationships at Work with Lee G. Bolman (John Wiley & Sons) NEW!
- Reframing Academic Leadership with Lee G. Bolman (Jossey-Bass)
- Business Leadership, second edition (Jossey-Bass)
- Organization Development (Jossey-Bass)
- Teaching Diversity: Listening to the Soul, Speaking From the Heart with V. Jean Ramsey (Jossey-Bass)
- “Artful Teaching: Using the Visual, Creative and Performing Arts in Contemporary Management Education” in the Handbook of Management Learning, Education and Development (Sage)
- “Learning From the Toxic Trenches: The Winding Road to Healthier Organizations—and to Healthy Everyday Leaders.” (Journal of Management Inquiry, December 2008)
Notable Awards and Honors
- Winner, 2017 Lasting Impact Award from the Journal of Management Education and Sage Publication [Here]
- Appointed, University of Missouri Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor, the highest faculty rank awarded by the University and the first Curators’ appointment in the history of the Bloch School
- Appointed, inaugural OBTS Fellow: Sage of the Society by the Management and Organizational Behavior Teaching Society for lifetime contributions fostering excellence in management teaching and learning
- Recipient, Distinguished Service Award from the Management and Organizational Behavior Teaching Society
- Named, Ingram’s Magazine’s Icon of Education 2011 for her academic leadership and career contributions to education in Missouri and Kansas
- Winner, Fritz Roethlisberger Memorial Award for the best article in the Journal of Management Education