Profile: Dave P. Lepak

Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Human Resource Management

Faculty

David Lepak is a distinguished professor and chair of the Department of Human Resource Management. Professor Lepak focuses on the strategic management of human capital as well as managing contingent labor for competitive advantage. He has published numerous articles on these topics in the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Human Resource Management Review, Research in Personnel and Human Resource Management, among others. He is associate editor of Academy of Management Review and currently serves on the editorial boards of Academy of Management Journal, Human Resource Management, Journal of Management Studies, Human Resource Management Journal, and International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital.

Curriculum Vitae

  • Departments

    Human Resource Management

  • Associated Programs

    Associate Editor, Academy of Management Review

    Human Resource Division Executive Committee Member, Academy of Management (2008-2011)

    Strategic Management Society, Strategic Human Capital Interest Group Program Chair (2009-2010; 2010-2011)

  • Courses Taught

    Masters

    HR Strategy I - Introduction to Human Resource Management

    HR Strategy II - Strategic Management

    HR Strategy IV - Managing Human Capital in an Era of Change

    Ph.D.

    Organizational Theory

    Strategic Human Resource Management

  • Education

    Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University

  • Publications

    Williamson, I., Lepak, D.P., King, J., & Sarma, A. 2010. The influence of company recruitment website usability on the attractiveness of organizations as potential employers.  Human Resource Management, 49 (4): 669-688.

    Way, S.A., Lepak, D.P., Fay, C.H., & Thacker, J.W. 2010. Contingent labor strategies and the HR outcomes of full time employees: The moderating influence of high performance work systems. Human Resource Management, 49 (1): 109-138.

    Liao, H., Toya, K., Lepak, D.P., & Hong, Y. 2009 . Do They See Eye to Eye? Management and Employee Perspectives of High-Performance Work Systems and Influence Processes on Service Quality. Journal of Applied Psychology, 94 (2): 371-391.  

    *Winner, 2010 Scholarly Achievement Award, Human Resource Division, Academy of Management.

    Lepak, D.P.  2009. What is good reviewing?  Academy of Management Review.  34 (3): 375-381.

    Takeuchi, R., Chen, G. Lepak, D.P. 2009. Through the looking glass of a social system: Cross-level mediating effects of high performance work systems on employee attitudes. Personnel Psychology.  62 (1): 1-29.

    Nishii, L.H., Lepak, D.P., & Schneider, B. 2008. Employee attributions of the “why” of HR practices: Their effects on employee attitudes and behaviors, and customer satisfaction.  Personnel Psychology.  61 (3): 503-545.

    Lepak, D.P., & Shaw, J. 2008. Strategic HRM in North America: A look to the future. International Journal of Human Resource Management.  19 (8): 1486-1499.  

  • Awards

    *Winner, 2010 Scholarly Achievement Award, Human Resource Division, Academy of Management.

     Liao, H., Toya, K., Lepak, D.P., & Hong, Y. 2009 . Do They See Eye to Eye? Management and Employee Perspectives of High-Performance Work Systems and Influence Processes on Service Quality. Journal of Applied Psychology, 94 (2): 371-391.

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  • lepak@smlr.rutgers.edu
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