CoB Profile

Lew Taylor


Department of Management

Phone: 940.565.4882

Office: BLB 378C

Office Hours: T 3:30-5pm & W 10am-4pm; and by appt


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Dr. Lew Taylor researches in decision-making, strategy, and other behavior topics. He serves as consultant to a number of organizations, including General Motors, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, The United States Air Force, Wal-Mart, and other private, government, and nonprofit organizations. A former fighter pilot with the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Taylor also served as a fighter/reconnaissance pilot with the Air National Guard. Dr. Taylor's publications appear in a number of journals including Decision Sciences, Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal, Group & Organization Studies, Journal of Management, Journal of Organizational Behavior Management, and Organizational Behavior & Human Decision Processes. Dr. Taylor was Chair of the Department of Management from 1992-1999, Founding Director of the Murphy Center from 1999-2003, Regents Professor from 2003-2011, and is currently Professor of Management. In addition, he serves as Visiting Professor at the Purdue University — German International Graduate School of Management & Organization in Hannover, Germany. Dr. Taylor is honored to serve as Professor in the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities at Purdue University, a national program for our disabled military veterans - Dr. Taylor's Commencement Speech