Cynthia Devers

Associate Professor
Mays Research Fellow

Biography

Cynthia Devers is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management and a Mays Research Fellow, in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. She is also an International Research Fellow at the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation and an outgoing Associate Editor of Academy of Management Review. In her research, she draws on behavioral decision and social psychological perspectives to examine the roles formal and informal governance mechanisms and social evaluations play in individual, group, and organizational behavior and outcomes. Her work has been published in strategy and management journals, including Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Journal of Management. She received her Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

Research Interests

Corporate governance, executive compensation, M&A, social evaluations, corporate reputation