Campus Directory: Mahfooz Ansari

University of Lethbridge

Mahfooz Ansari
Faculty
Dhillon School of Business - Human Resource Mgt & Org Studies
Office: M4071 (Markin Hall)
Phone: (403) 329-2069
Email:
Area Chair
Dhillon School of Business - International Mgt
Office: M4071 (Markin Hall)
Phone: (403) 329-2069

Degrees

MA (Industrial & Organizational Psychology), Patna University, India; MA (Industrial & Organizational Psychology), University of Kansas, USA; PhD (Industrial & Organizational Psychology),Patna University, India

Expertise

Leadership, Leader-Member Exchange (LMX), Social Power and Influence, Managerial Success

Research Areas

Leader-member exchange (LMX), Social power and influence, Cross-cultural aspects of leadership and influence, Consequences of fair/unfair organizational practices, Managerial Success

Previous Research Areas

Leadership, Leader-Member Exchange, Social Influence Tactics

About Me

Please go through the following site for details of research and publications:
http://mahfoozaansari.blogspot.com/

Also see Google Scholar Citations: http://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=nC8RTpEAAAAJ&hl=en

and

Researchgate.net: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mahfooz_Ansari?ev=prf_highl

Biography

Mahfooz A. Ansari (PhD) is a Professor of International Management (IM) and Human Resources Management & Organizational Studies (HRM & OS) in the Dhillon School of Business of the University of Lethbridge (U of L), Canada. He is currently the Chair of International Management Area. He also chaired the HRM & OS Area from 2009 to 2013. Prior to his current academic rank of professor at the U of L, he held faculty positions at several other academic institutions including the University Science Malaysia, the UIA International University Malaysia, and the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. He also held visiting professorship position at several places including the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), the King Abdul Aziz University Jeddah, the UIA International University Malaysia, the University of Malaya Malaysia (UM), the University Institute of Technology MARA Malaysia (UiTM), the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG), the North-Eastern Regional Institute of Management (NERIM) Guwahati, and the University of Calicut.

Dr. Ansari is a recipient of several recognitions and awards. These include the Fulbright Hays Award (1978) and Excellent Service Recognition by the University Science Malaysia (2004). He was named a 2009-2011 University of Lethbridge "University Scholar," the first from the Dhillon School of Business since 1967. He received several awards from the Academy of Management, including Carolyn Dexter Best Paper Award (2004), the Best Paper from an Under-represented Country Award (2004), the Carolyn Dexter Best Paper Award Finalist (2005), the Carolyn Dexter Best International Paper Award Finalist (2006), and the selection of two papers as among the Best International Papers (2007, 2011). As well, he received an Outstanding Paper Award at the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence (2011).

Dr. Ansari is a member of the Academy of Management, Academy of International Business, American Psychological Association, Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Canadian Psychological Association, Canadian Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology, European Association of Work & Organizational Psychology, Asia Academy of Management, and International Leadership Association, and is listed in the Harvard International Directory of Business and Management Scholars.

Dr. Ansari has over 30 years of active teaching, consultancy, and research experience in the fields of Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Human Resources Management, and Cross-cultural Management. His current program of research focuses on leadership and spins around three inter-related streams of research: (a) The Power-Influence Approach to Leadership, (b) Leader-Member Exchange (LMX), and (c) the Cultural Context of Leadership and Social Influence. He has authored two books--"Managing People at Work" and "Managing Dyadic Interactions in Organizational Leadership"óboth published by Sage in 1990 and 2000, respectively. He has collaborated with researchers in more than 40 countries around the world, published more than 85 refereed journal articles and book chapters, and has delivered over 80 invited presentations and over 150 presentations at several professional meetings in the United States, Canada, India, Japan, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, France, Germany, Spain, Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Macau, Taiwan, Turkey, Switzerland, Norway, and Pakistan--See details at: http://mahfoozaansari.blogspot.com/. His work has appeared in a number of diverse outlets including Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of International Business Studies, Human Relations, Management and Organization Review, Journal of Business Ethics, Leadership & Organization Development Journal, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, and Journal of Social Psychology. His current editorial activities include serving on the Editorial Review Boards of the Journal of World Business, Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, Cross Cultural & Strategic Management, FWU Journal of Social Sciences, and Pakistan Journal of Psychological Research. According to Google Scholar, his work has been cited over 2,050 times (over 1,000 since 2013), his h-index is 25 (16 since 2013), and his i10-index (i.e., number of publications with at least 10 citations each) is 37 (25 since 2013--see Google citations: http://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=nC8RTpEAAAAJ&hl=en. His work has also been downloaded over 20,000 times at Researchgate.net: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mahfooz_Ansari?ev=prf_highl.

Dr. Ansari teaches courses at graduate and undergrad levels in the areas of leadership, organizational behavior, cross-cultural management, and data management and statistical techniques. He has supervised some 25 Doctoral Dissertations (leading to PhD/DBA degree) and over 55 Master's theses (leading to MBA/MSc degree). He conducts consulting and training programs on a fairly, regular basis with MNCs and government sectors.

Dr. Ansari earned his master's and doctorate degrees in Psychology (in Industrial & Organizational Psychology area) from the University of Kansas and Patna University, respectively.

Mailing Address: Dhillon School of Business, The University of Lethbridge, M4071 Markin Hall, 4401 University Drive West, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada [Tel: 403-329-2069403-329-2069; Fax: 403-329-2038]



If interested in details, please check the following site:
http://mahfoozaansari.blogspot.com/

Also see Google Scholar Citations: http://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=nC8RTpEAAAAJ&hl=en

Selected Publications

See http://mahfoozaansari.blogspot.com/

Selected Creative Works

Research Interests

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