Gerry & Marilyn Cameron Professor of Management
Office: SBA 674
Talya N. Bauer has her undergraduate degree in psychology from Humboldt State University in California and a Ph.D. degree in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources from Purdue University in Indiana. She joined the PSU faculty in 1994. Dr. Bauer is an award winning teacher in organizational behavior, power and influence, negotiations, as well as training and development at the graduate and undergraduate level. She conducts research about relationships at work. More specifically, she works in the areas of leadership, selection, and new employee socialization which have resulted in dozens of journal publications. She has acted as a consultant for government, Fortune 1000, and start-up organizations.
Dr. Bauer is involved in professional organizations and conferences at the national level such as serving on the Human Resource Management Executive Committee of the Academy of Management and SIOP Program Chair and member-at-large. She is the Editor of Journal of Management and is on the editorial boards for the Journal of Applied Psychology and Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Perspectives on Science and Practices. She is a Fellow of SIOP and APS. She has co-authored three textbooks "Organizational Behavior," "Principles of Management," and "Atlas Black: Managing to Succeed."