Professor to manager & back:


How I spent my summer vacation(s) I have been a Professor of Management for over 20 years and have conducted research on leadership and mentorship. I research the development of high quality working relationships which are essential for maximizing organizational effectiveness. I have taught undergraduate, MBA and PhD students at the University of Kentucky and the University of Miami Business Schools. For the ... [Continue Reading...]

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I offer practical advice for leaders and managers based upon over 25 years of experience studying work relationships. My areas of expertise are current and relevant – leadership, mentorship and teams. I provide training programs and speak on leading through change, coaching for high performance and building effective teams. ... [Continue Reading...]

New Book: Available July 2015


My book, “Essentials of Organizational Behavior: An Evidence-Based Approach” (to be published by SAGE) will focus on what you need to know to be an effective leader and how you can develop your leadership skills. Each chapter will include a self-assessment or application where you will learn how to become a more effective leader. Topics will include: Leadership, cross-cultural organizational behavior, decision making, motivating followers, managing conflict, negotiation, communication, teams, ... [Continue Reading...]

University Of Miami Faculty


Terri A. Scandura is currently a Professor of Management in the School of Business Administration at the University of Miami. From 2007 to 2012, she served as Dean of the Graduate School of the University. Her fields of interest include leadership, mentorship, and applied research methods. She has been a visiting scholar in Japan, Australia, Hong Kong, China and the United Arab Emirates. ... [Continue Reading...]