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Fadel Matta

Terry Dean’s Advisory Council Distinguished Professor

Terry College of Business
University of Georgia

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Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Research Methods

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Fadel K. Matta is an associate professor, an Institute for Leadership Advancement Research Scholar, and the Terry Dean’s Advisory Council Distinguished Professor in the Department of Management at the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business. He received his PhD in Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management from Michigan State University.

Fadel's research focuses on organizational justice, leader–member exchange, and emotions in the workplace. Fadel’s work has been published in—and he serves on the editorial boards at—Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. His research has also been featured in popular press outlets such as Daily Mail, Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Men’s Health, and The Washington Post.

Fadel received the 2020 Rising Star in Leadership Research Award—hosted by the Exeter Centre for Leadership and the Academy of Management's Network of Leadership Scholars.

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