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Dr

Jesse Olsen

Senior Lecturer (Leadership)
Management And Marketing
improvisation
international human resource management
flexibility
cross-cultural organisational behaviour
Japanese management
social sciences
business & economics
psychology, applied
psychology
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Dr

Jesse Olsen

 
Division
Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
improvisation in organisations
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Dr

Jesse Olsen

 

Jesse Olsen is a Senior Lecturer of Management in the Department of Management and Marketing at the University of Melbourne and a Research Associate at the Centre for Asian Business and Economics. He earned his PhD in organisational behaviour from the Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, USA.

His research focuses on improvisation in organisations, diversity management, international/cross-cultural management, and leadership.

Jesse's work has been presented in such top-tier management journals as the Journal of Applied Psychology and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and has been featured in such media outlets as SBS World News, The Guardian, Forbes, and The Conversation. He has also presented his research at numerous academic and professional conferences and worked with organisations such as Perpetual, the Australian Workplace Gender Equality Agency, McDonald's, the Queensland Government, and the Asian Development Bank.

Jesse's professional experience includes his position as international exchange coordinator at Kwansei Gakuin University in Nishinomiya, Japan. He was also employed as a business project manager in the Merger Integration Office and Corporate Strategies Group of SunTrust Bank in Atlanta. Before coming to The University of Melbourne, Jesse conducted research and taught courses in the US, South Korea, and Japan. Jesse has also received improvisation and comedy writing training from the Laugh Masters Academy (Melbourne) and the Second City (Chicago, USA).

Twitter & Instagram: @JesseEOlsen | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeolsen/

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2013

Academy of Management - International Management Division

2011

Rae and Dr. Dan Landis Outstanding Dissertation Award

International Academy for Intercultural Research

2010

Best Paper Award (Best Field-Based Paper)

Academy of Management - Conflict Management Division

2008

Best Reviewer Award

Academy of Management - International Management Division

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer (Leadership)

Management And Marketing

Member

Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM)

Editorial Board Member

International Journal of Human Resource Management (IJHRM)

Member

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Member

Academy of Management

Education


PhD in Organizational Behavior

Georgia Institute of Technology

Bachelors of Business Administration

University of Georgia