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Joy Turnheim Smith

Professor, Business Administration

Joy Turnheim Smith
Office: 118 Williams Hall
Address: Campus Box 781
(252) 335-3485
Fax: (252) 335-3491

Joy Turnheim Smith earned an A. B. in Policy Studies from Dartmouth College, a J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law, an M.B.A from DePaul University’s Kellstadt School of Business, and an M. Phil. and a Ph.D. from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Before coming to ECSU, she taught at Chicago’s Columbia College, at New York University and at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne. Her primary area of research interest centers on psychological contracts in a variety of contexts. She has published her research in a variety of journals including the Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, International Journal of Volunteer Administration and Southwest Business Administration Journal. She serves as Treasurer of the Public and Nonprofit Sector division of the Academy of Management, where she has also presented papers. She is a member of the Delta Mu Delta honor society (where she was a former Medallion Award Winner), and Beta Gamma Sigma. She was named an alternate for a Fulbright-Hays fellowship. She also serves on the editorial board of the International Journal of Organizational Theory and Behavior. She serves as co-chair of the University Curriculum Committee, the General Studies Advisory Board, as chair of the SBE Outcomes Assessment Committee. Her primary teaching assignments are in Organizational Behavior, Ethics, and Leadership and Teamwork. She also serves as a new student advisor for the SBE.

AB, Dartmouth College (1982-1985)
JD, Northwestern University (1985-1988)
MBA, De Paul University (1992-1993)
PhD, New York University (1993-2002)