Research and teaching in the field will help future managers and organization leaders cope with the stress and anxiety and sometimes rancor that organizations may be experiencing.
Jerry Biberman, PhD, Professor Emeritus, University of Scranton
Jerry Biberman, PhD, Professor Emeritus, University of Scranton, was a Professor of Management and retired from full time teaching in 2012. For 12 years he served as Chair of the Management/Marketing Department at the University of Scranton. He obtained his MS, MA and PhD from Temple University. Biberman has co-edited several books and has published many articles in the areas of work and spirituality and on organizational behavior teaching. He also served as founding co-editor of the Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion, and has co-edited several special editions on work and spirituality for the Journal of Organizational Change Management. He was a founder and first chair of the Management, Spirituality and Religion interest group of the Academy of Management. In 1999, Biberman was the recipient of the first University of Scranton Kania School of Management Scholarly achievement award. He received the award a second time in 2003. In 2010 he received the Provost Award for Excellence in Integrating Mission and Justice into the Curriculum.