Ted A. Paterson

Assistant Professor of Management
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Office: (541) 737-6646
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Austin Hall 374

2751 SW Jefferson Way

2751 SW Jefferson Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
Ph.D. Management, University of Nebraska ('14)
B.S. Business Administration (Finance), Brigham Young University ('01)

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Affiliated with: 
College of Business
Research/Career Interests: 

Research Interests: Positive Organizational Behavior; Leadership; Ethics; Identity; Research Methods.

Courses Taught: 

MGMT 364: Project Management

MGMT 459: Managing Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Beyond OSU
Honors and Awards: 

Prominent Scholar Award, Oregon State University College of Business, 2016

University Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award, University of Nebraska, 2013

Department of Management Fellowship, College of Business Administration, University of Nebraska, 2012-2013

Ogle Fellowship, College of Business Administration, University of Nebraska, 2011-2012

Edwin S. Hinckley Scholar, Brigham Young University, 2000-2001




Ted A. Paterson, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Management who teaches MGMT364, Project Management, and MGMT 459, Managing Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska in 2014. Prior to his doctoral studies he was a financial advisor for nearly 10 years. Dr. Paterson's research interests center on positive organizational behavior, leadership, ethics, and identity. His most recent research focuses on the organizational, leadership, and individual enablers of thriving at work. 

My Publications

Journal Articles


T. Paterson, Harms, P., and Credé, M., The Meta of All Metas: 30 Years of Meta-Analysis Reviewed, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. San Diego, CA, 2012.
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