Chris Myers

Christopher G. Myers, PhD

Assistant Professor
Academic AreaManagement & Organization
Academic AreaHealth
Areas of InterestOrganizational Behavior, Learning & Knowledge Management, Healthcare Organizations, Leadership Development

Christopher G. Myers, PhD (Management & Organizations, University of Michigan) is an Assistant Professor and Academic Director of Executive Education at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, with joint faculty appointments in the School of Medicine and Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety & Quality. His research explores questions of learning, development, and innovation in organizations, as well as how people learn vicariously from others’ knowledge and experience at work, and he focuses in particular on learning in health care organizations and other knowledge-intensive industries. Prior to joining the faculty at Johns Hopkins University, he was an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Harvard Business School.

Education

  • Ph. D, Business Administration (Management & Organizations), University of Michigan
  • BS, Business Administration, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Research

    Selected publications

    Teaching

    MBA Courses
    • Behavioral Science: Leadership and Organizational Behavior
    • Leadership Development Expedition: Belize and Norway
    Executive Education
    • Foundations of Leadership & Management
    • The Academy for Health Care Leadership & Management 

    Honors and distinctions

    • Editorial Board Member: Academy of Management Discoveries, Academy of Management Learning & Education, Group & Organization Management, and Journal of Service Management (Expert Research Panel on Health Service)
    • Research Advisory Board Member, Center for Positive Organizations, 2019 – Present
    • Elected Representative-at-Large, Academy of Management MOC Division, 2018 – Present
    • Dean’s Award for Faculty Excellence (Johns Hopkins Carey Business School), 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
    • Alumni Graduation Speaker (UM Ross School of Business PhD Celebration), 2018
    • Visiting Education Overseas Expert (National Healthcare Group, Singapore), 2017
    • Best Dissertation-based Paper Award (Academy of Management MOC Division), 2016
    • Making Connections Award (Academy of Management OB Division), 2011
    • Phi Beta Kappa Society (Alpha of North Carolina Chapter)
    • Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society (Alpha of North Carolina Chapter)

    Impact and engagement

    Business
    Selected Articles for Practicing Leaders
    Policy
    COVID-19 Guidance for Healthcare Organizations & Policymakers:
    Selected Perspectives and Commentaries on Healthcare:

    In the media