Cynthia D. Fisher is an Assistant Professor of Management at Texas A&M. She teaches in the areas of general personnel management, staffing, and organizational behavior. Her research interests include performance appraisal, new employee socialization, and employee transfer. Dr. Fisher's graduate degrees are from Purdue University in the area of industrial/organizational psychology.
Joe Thomas is an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at Northeast Missouri State University. His primary teaching areas are business policy and organizational behavigr. His research interests include organizational change and development, and employee task perceptions. Mr. Thomas holds an M.B.A. from the University of Missouri and is pursuing a Ph.D at Texas A&M University.