April 2024

10 Apr 2024
Member Spotlight: Jared Scruggs, Registration is OPEN for AOM 2024, Members in the News
Academy of Management


April 2024

Member Spotlight: Jared Scruggs, Winner of the 2023 William H. Newman Award


Winning the Newman award was a great honor. To have recognition of the value of this work has been a major motivator for me, and I thank AOM for the opportunity.” – Jared Scruggs, Winner of the AOM 2023 William H. Newman Award for Best Paper Based on a Dissertation


Anti-work sentiments and beliefs among workers around the globe have been a hot topic amongst management scholars. Academy of Management member Jared Scruggs sought to explore key elements of this disposition, which he calls “anti-work orientation.” His paper “Not About the Grind: Emergence and Consequences of Employee Anti-Work Orientation,” submitted to the Organizational Behavior (OB) division, won the William H. Newman award, an All-Academy Annual Award announced at the time of 83rd Annual Meeting and featured . The Newman award celebrates the best paper by an individual based on a dissertation.


Read more about Jared's work .

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AOM Teaching Survey

As part of the Academy of Management's commitment to serving the diverse needs of management scholars and educators, the newly established AOM Teaching Committee, comprised of members of the Board of Governors, has launched a survey to gain a deeper understanding of the teaching-related needs and preferences of management faculty. This survey is completely anonymous. However, at the end of the survey you will have the opportunity to provide your contact information to receive future updates about teaching-related programs and services from the Academy of Management and to be entered into a drawing to win one of ten complimentary AOM memberships.

DIG and Board of Governors Elections Upcoming


In mid-April, AOM members vote for the next group of volunteer leaders who will join AOM’s Board of Governors and each of our Divisions and Interest Groups. An announcement will be sent when elections open.

All-Academy Awards


Have you noticed the leadership of a colleague or peer who is regularly engaged in advancing scholarship to the field of management? AOM invites you to share your recognition for these distinguished individuals and their accomplishments with a 2024 Career Achievement Award nomination. .


AMD Discoveries-through-Prose

Discoveries-through-Prose empowers authors to craft their manuscripts in nontraditional ways that make for tighter, more engaging narratives. Submit your empirical research to


Submission deadline: 30 September 2024


Registered Reports

In cases in which results (whether present or not) may have important theoretical or practical implications, scholars are encouraged to follow a submission approach.

AMJ expands Manuscript Portfolio to include Research Methods articles

Academy of Management Journal announces a new manuscript type for submitting authors. .

NEW: Ask an AMR Associate Editor Session Series

Each session begins with a short presentation by one or more associate editors on a specific topic related to publishing in AMR. After the presentation, the featured AE(s) will answer participants’ questions. These sessions will help authors who are considering submitting their work to AMR and who seek guidance on navigating the publication process. .


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AMR Bridge Reviewer Program

An innovative program with a goal of expanding the pool of potential reviewers. Participants in this program complete self-guided learning modules on topics such as writing highly developmental reviews, observing the ethics of reviewing, and avoiding bias while reviewing. .

Members in the News

Amy Colbert, AOM member and Tippie College of Business professor of management and entrepreneurship, has been named recipients of the 2024 University of Iowa Distinguished Chair.


The accolade represents one of the most prestigious honors granted to faculty members at Iowa. It acknowledges scholars who are distinguished nationally and globally, and who have made significant contributions to the university, the state of Iowa, and beyond through outstanding achievements in research, teaching, and/or service. Those selected for the honor receive additional financial resources to support their professional activities, enabling them to further extend their scholarly impact.


Colbert has published articles in top scholarly journals, such as the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, and Administrative Science Quarterly. She is also recognized at the top of her field as a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the Association of Psychological Science, and the Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology.


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The work-life balance dilemma has been an age-old issue in the employee-employer relationship. Recent articles reveal that workers are almost always or often feeling burnt out from work. Will this phenomenon ever go away? Is work-life balance achievable or should it shift to work-life integration? Register for the upcoming webinar on 7 May .



Current Academic and Student members: access resources as part of your AOM Membership benefits! Learn about the New 2024 AOM-CARMA Affiliate Program .

Registration and Housing are OPEN!


The 84th Meeting of the Academy of Management will be held in Chicago, IL USA 9-13 August. Join us to examine the interplay of innovation, policy, and purpose as a lens for rethinking conventional ways of leading, managing, and organizing.

Student Room Rates


AOM students attending the Annual Meeting qualify for reduced room rates. Student rates sell out quickly and are on a first-come, first served basis. Student membership is required and reservations will be validated.


Annual Meeting DIGs by Location

Annual Meeting DIGs by location is , showing where each Division and Interest Group will be hosting their sessions in Chicago. This can be useful when planning your personal agenda and making your hotel reservations.

Visa Alert

There is a significant backlog of visa appointments for some countries. If you plan to attend AOM 2024, apply for your B1/B2 visa as soon as possible. Wait times may change daily, and appointments are not guaranteed. Please refer to the website for additional information.

Sponsoring the Annual Meeting

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10 April

MC: Management Consulting

16 April

STR: Strategic Management

17 April

MSR: Management, Spirituality, and Religion

18 April

MSR: Management, Spirituality, and Religion

18 April

IM: International Management

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CAR: Careers

22 April

MH: Management History

24 April

STR: Strategic Management

26 April

STR: Strategic Management

30 April

OB: Organizational Behavior

13 April

Meet AOM's journal editors at this hybrid session aimed at helping authors identify a fit within the publications and the journals' submission process. Attend in-person or via Zoom.

17 April

Are you curious about the Academy of Management’s newest journal? Here is your chance to learn more.

23 April

In-Person, Copenhagen Business School

Registration deadline: 19 March

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15 May

In-Person, Nova School of Business and Economics

Registration deadline: 15 March

27 May

In-Person, FGV São Paulo, Brazil

Submission deadline: 30 April

29 May

In-Person, IAE Business School, Buenos Aires

Submission deadline: 30 April

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In-Person, hosted by University of Minnesota and held in conjunction with the

Submission deadline: 15 March

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In-Person, Michigan State University

Registration deadline: 29 April

18 June

In-Person, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Wien)

Registration deadline: 14 May


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