Marc  Orlitzky Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Marc Orlitzky

Chair in Management
University of South Australia

Marc Orlitzky (Ph.D. in Business Administration, University of Iowa) is Chair in Management (full professor) at the University of South Australia Business School. His award-winning, highly influential studies have appeared in many of the premier publication outlets in Management. Orlitzky et al.'s (2003) meta-analysis has become the most highly cited article ever published in the journal Organization Studies.

Biography

Marc Orlitzky (Ph.D. in Business Administration, University of Iowa) is Chair in Management (full professor) and Associate Director of the (new) Center for Business Ethics & Responsible Leadership (BERL) at the University of South Australia Business School.  His previous positions include Lecturer at UNSW, Senior Lecturer above the Bar at the University of Auckland, and tenured Associate Professor at Penn State University, Altoona.  With an L-Index (Belikov & Belikov, 2015) of 6.8, he has published research in, among others, Organization Studies, Organizational Research Methods, Business Ethics Quarterly, Academy of Management Perspectives, Journal of Business Ethics, Academy of Management Learning & Education (AMLE), and Personnel Psychology.  His research has received several awards, including the 2004 Moskowitz award for outstanding quantitative study in the field of social investing and the 2001 Best Article Prize awarded by the International Association for Business & Society in association with California Management Review.  Orlitzky et al.'s (2003) meta-analysis has become the most highly cited article ever published in the journal Organization Studies, garnering more than double the citations of the second-most highly cited article in this EGOS journal.  More specifically, as of January 2018, this article was cited 1,824 times on the Web of Science/Social Science Citations Index (SSCI), while the most cited articles of 2003 in Academy of Management Journal (AMJ) and Academy of Management Review received only 597 and 1,225 citations, respectively.  Only one AMJ article published since 2000 (Eisenhardt & Graebner, 2007) received more citations than this meta-analysis.  

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Management and strategic management
    Business ethics
    Corporate social responsibility and performance
    Entrepreneurship

Personal Interests

    Evolutionary psychology
    Conservative tradition
    Austrian School of Economics
    Free enterprise
    Politics (e.g., Franz Josef Strauss, Sebastian Kurz)
    Movies
    TV shows
    Tennis

Websites

Books

Featured Title
 Featured Title - Integrity in Business and Management; Orlitzky - 1st Edition book cover

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Associate Director, Center for Business Ethics & Responsible Leadership (BERL)

By: Marc Orlitzky
Subjects: Business, Management and Accounting, Economics, Finance, Business & Industry

Became Associate Director of new (not yet launched) Center for Business Ethics & Responsible Leadership (BERL) at UniSA