Sim B. Sitkin, Professor of ManagementFaculty Director, Center on Leadership and Ethics

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Ph.D.Stanford University1986
M.Ed. Harvard University1974
B.A.Clark University1973
Research Interests: Leadership, Organizational Control, Trust in Organizations, Organizational Change, New Organizational Forms, Mergers and Acquisitions

Areas of Interest:

Organizational Control
Learning from Errors
Managing Change

Recent Publications

  1. Leroy, HL; Anisman-Razin, M; Avolio, BJ; Bresman, H; Stuart Bunderson, J; Burris, ER; Claeys, J; Detert, JR; Dragoni, L; Giessner, SR; Kniffin, KM; Kolditz, T; Petriglieri, G; Pettit, NC; Sitkin, SB; Van Quaquebeke, N; Vongswasdi, P, Walking Our Evidence-Based Talk: The Case of Leadership Development in Business Schools, Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, vol. 29 no. 1 (February, 2022), pp. 5-32 [doi]  [abs]
  2. Sitkin, SB, Learning about scholarship and being a scholar: The courage of foolishness, Research in the Sociology of Organizations, vol. 76 (January, 2021), pp. 255-260 [doi]  [abs]
  3. Chon, D; Sitkin, SB, Disentangling the process and content of self-awareness: A review, critical assessment, and synthesis, The Academy of Management Annals, vol. 15 no. 2 (January, 2021), pp. 607-651 [doi]  [abs]
  4. Hernandez, M; Fox, CR; Sitkin, SB, Editors’ note, Behavioral Science and Policy, vol. 6 no. 1 (January, 2020), pp. ii-iii [doi]
  5. Ashford, SJ; Sitkin, SB, From problems to progress: A dialogue on prevailing issues in leadership research, The Leadership Quarterly, vol. 30 no. 4 (August, 2019), pp. 454-460 [doi]  [abs]