Dr. Sigal Barsade

Joseph Frank Bernstein Professor of Management

Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Sigal Barsade is the Joseph Frank Bernstein Professor of Management at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania where she has been on the faculty since 2003, and prior to that was a faculty member at Yale University for 10 years.  Dr. Barsade has consulted to and given talks at numerous large corporations across myriad industries such as Comcast, Del Monte, GlaxoSmithKline, Lincoln Financial, Magna PowerTrain, Merrill Lynch, the NBA, State Farm Insurance and Wyndham Worldwide; health care organizations; public and not for profit corporations such as the World Economic Forum; as well as to small entrepreneurial organizations.  The focus of her consulting practice has been on organizational culture, emotional intelligence, organizational change, teamwork and leadership.
Dr. Barsade is an award winning researcher and teacher whose academic expertise enables her to integrate cutting edge research tools and knowledge into her consulting practice. She has published in the top academic research journals in her field, and has served on the editorial boards of the Administrative Science Quarterly, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes and  Organization Science.  She is also often interviewed by, and has her research referenced in, the general media, such as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Business Week, Time Magazine, US News & World Report, International Herald Tribune, AP Wire, Forbes, LA Times, Oprah Magazine, Fast Company, Slate, ABC, CBS and CNN News as well as numerous national and regional news outlets.  Her research and areas of expertise include:
• Organizational Culture
• Emotional Intelligence
• Emotions in the Workplace
• Leadership and Top Management Teams
• Group Dynamics