Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior
Davie, LA 331
Tuesdays, 7:10 – 10:00
Professor Information | Office Hours | Dr. Stephanie Castro | LA 421 | LA 421 | Mondays and Tuesdays, 9 - 12 | firstname.lastname@example.org | | 954-236-1350 | |
Dr. Stephanie L. Castro – Ph.D., University of Miami, 1998. Dr. Castro is an Associate Professor teaching Organizational Behavior in the College of Business. Her research and teaching interests include organizational behavior, leadership, and research methods. Prior to joining the faculty at Florida Atlantic University, she was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Miami, teaching Organizational Behavior and Strategic Management. She also held a position at Louisiana State University as an Assistant Professor for 2 years. Dr. Castro has published in Educational and Psychological Measurement, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, and the Leadership Quarterly. She is an active member of the Academy of Management and the Southern Management Association. Currently, Dr. Castro is on the editorial board of Leadership Quarterly and serves as an ad hoc reviewer for other scholarly journals. She has recently served a 5-year term in the Research Methods Division of the Academy of Management, progressing from Preconference Program Chair to Division Chair.
Required Text and Materials
Principles of Management (Flat World Knowledge) http://students.flatworldknowledge.com/course/1037361 Course Description
Unfortunately, many companies are characterized by poor performance, low morale, high turnover, and terrible product / service quality. These issues and the ways managers can handle them comprise the major core of the material in this course. Students will be introduced to various managerial principles including planning, organizing, staffing, leadership and