Academy of Management

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Academy of Management
Logo of the Academy of Management
Formation 1936
Type Professional body
Headquarters Briarcliff Manor, New York
Membership >19,000 in over 115 countries[1]
President R. Duane Ireland
Website http://aom.org

The Academy of Management (AOM; the Academy) is a professional association for scholars of management and organizations that was established in 1936.[2] It publishes several academic journals, organizes conferences, and provides others forums for management professors and managers to communicate research and ideas.

Divisions[edit]

Upon registration, members of the Academy are granted memberships in two of its 25 divisions and interest groups; they may then pay an additional fee to join more. Each division focuses on certain aspect of management. each division has its own governing officers. Currently, these divisions and interest groups include:[3]

  • Business Policy & Strategy
  • Careers
  • Conflict Management
  • Critical Management Studies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Gender & Diversity in Organizations
  • Health Care Management
  • Human Resources
  • International Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Management Education & Development
  • Management History
  • Management Spirituality & Religion
  • Managerial & Organizational Cognition
  • Operations Management
  • Organization & Management Theory
  • Organization Development & Change
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Communication & Information Systems
  • Organizations & The Natural Environment
  • Public & Nonprofit
  • Research Methods
  • Social Issues in Management
  • Strategizing Activities & Practices
  • Technology & Innovation Management

Publications[edit]

The publications of the Academy include the following:

AOM Journal Covers 2012

The first three journals were ranked in the top 40 business journals in the world in 2006 by the Financial Times.[4]

Conferences[edit]

The Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management draws more than 10,000 students, academics, scholars, and professionals in the scholarly management and organization space. It provides a forum for sharing research and expertise in all management disciplines through invited and competitive paper sessions, panels, symposia, workshops, speakers, and special programs for doctoral students.

The 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management will be held August 7-11, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Information about the Annual Meeting may be found at http://aom.org/annualmeeting/.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://aom.org
  2. ^ "AOM History". Retrieved 2013-01-30. 
  3. ^ "AoM Divisions and Interest Groups". Retrieved 2008-05-06. 
  4. ^ "FT Tope 40 Journals – 2006". Retrieved 2008-05-06. 

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