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Cynthia E Devers
Texas A&M University

Cynthia E. Devers is The Lawrence E. Fouraker Professor in Business and Associate Department Head of the Management Department in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. She is also an International Research Fellow at the Centre for Corporate Reputation at the University of Oxford and an Executive Committee Member of the U.S.-Pakistan Women’s Council - a public-private partnership between the U.S. Department of State and Texas A&M University focused on increasing women’s economic participation and empowerment in Pakistan. She has served the Strategic Management Society in multiple roles including Chair, Program Chair, Associate Program Chair, and Engagement Officer of the Strategic Leadership and Governance IG, and as Co-Program Chair of the 2019 SMS Special Conference in Las Vegas. She previously served as an associate editor for Academy of Management Review. Her work has appeared in outlets including Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of Management, and others. In her research, she draws on behavioral and social psychological perspectives to examine the roles formal and informal governance mechanisms, social evaluations, and individual differences play in individual and organizational outcomes.