Assistant Professor of Business Administration
Darden School of Business
University of Virginia
Careers, Communications, Conflict Management, Gender and Diversity, Management Education, Management History, Social Issues
Future of Work; Race, Equality, and Ethics; Remote Work and Working Families
Allison Elias teaches courses about communication, negotiation, and gender in Darden's MBA and EMBA programs. Her research investigates historical and contemporary issues of gender and diversity in organizations, with a focus on the influence of social movements on corporate practices. Her forthcoming book (History of U.S. Capitalism series, Columbia University Press), at the intersection history and management studies, charts the trajectory of modern feminism at work through the lens of the secretarial profession. She is a nominee for the 2022 Outstanding Faculty Award at Darden.
Before coming to Darden, Elias taught at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; the Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt University; the SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University; and the ILR School, Cornell University."
- Business Schools and the Role of the Executives’ Wives, Academy of Management Learning & Education
- Integrating Women into Management History, Academy of Management Proceedings
- Labor Market Inequalities: Integrating the Demand-Side and the Supply-Side Perspectives, Academy of Management Perspectives
SME Subject Areas
Careers, Entrepreneurship, Environment and Sustainability, Ethics, Gender and Diversity, Health Care, Human Resources, International Management, Leadership, Management Consulting, Management Education, Management History, Management Theory, Operations and Supply Chain Management, Organizational Behavior, Public and Nonprofit, Religion and Spirituality, Research Methods, Social Issues, Strategic Management, Technology and Innovation