Jonathan Shaffer

Jonathan Shaffer, Ph.D. 

Associate Dean­ & Pickens Professor of Management

Office: Classroom Center, Room 220A
Phone: 806-651-2489
Dr. Shaffer's Curriculum Vitae

Professional Profile

Dr. Shaffer joined the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business in 2010.­ He received a B.A. in Spanish from Oklahoma State University in 2002, an M.B.A. from Oklahoma State University in 2004, and a Ph.D. in management from the University of Iowa in 2010. He was named the Pickens Professor of Management in 2010. 

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Shaffer teaches in the areas of leadership, organizational behavior, and human resource management.

He was the recipient of the Paul & Virginia Engler College of Business Teaching Excellence Award in 2013.

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Shaffer’s current research topics include leadership, employee selection, and human resource management practices.

Dr. Shaffer's research has appeared in Personnel Psychology, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, Human Performance, Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, and International Journal of Selection and Assessment.

He was the recipient of the Engler College of Business Research Excellence Award in 2016.

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