About Us

"Image of" Paresh Mishra

Assistant Professor

  • Office: Neff 288C
  • Office Hours

                   Tuesdays, 12:15 PM-1:30 PM

                   Thursdays  4:15 PM-6:00 PM

                   Others by appointment


  • Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior, May 2012.
  • University of Lucknow, Lucknow, India. Master of Arts, Psychology, 1998.
  • Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. Bachelor of Science, Mental Retardation, 1996.

Research Interests

Emotions in organization; organizational justice; goal-setting and incentives; leadership failure; personality; scientific practices and research impact.

Selected Publications

  • Mishra, P. (2014). It' more "brain gain" than "brain drain" for Industrial-Organizational Psychology.  Industrial and Organizational Psychology:  Perspectives on Science and Practice 7 (3), 378-380.
  • Mishra, P. & Schmidt, G.B. (2013).  Unfortunately, ambiguities still abound in how we conceptualize CSR.  Industrial and Organizational Psychology:  Perspectives on Science and Practice 6 (4). 379-383.
  • Mishra, P., (2012).  Wicked Justice: Differentiating between Unfairness and envy. Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings.
  • Podsakoff, N.P., Whiting, S.W., Podsakoff, P.M., & Mishra, P. (2011).  Effects of Organizational Citizenship Behaviors on Selection Decisions in Employment Interviews.  Journal of Applied Psychology, 98(2), 310-326.
  • Mishra, P. (2009). Green-eyed monsters in the workplace: Antecedents and consequences of envy.  Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings.  

Prior Work Experience

  • Instructor at Indiana University, Bloomington: Taught courses on Organizational Behavior, Leadership, Teamwork, Organizational Change, and Statistics.
  • Consulting Teacher, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Atlanta, GA.
  • Senior Officer, Tata Motors, India.

Courses Taught

OLS 25200 - Human Relations in Organization
OLS 27400 - Applied Leadership
OLS 49600 - Leading Change: Theory & Practice
OLS 51000 - Foundations of Behavior and Leadership in Organizations 

Class Schedule

  • 38400-01; TR 3:00 PM-4:15 PM   LA 35C
  • 38400-01; R 6:00 PM-8:45 PM   NF B70
  • 38400-02; TR 1:30 PM-2:45 PM   LA 40

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