Zachary Russell, PhD

Department Chair and Associate Professor, Management & Entrepreneurship

Zachary A. Russell, Ph.D. is an associate professor of management in the Williams College of Business at Xavier University. Zach earned a Ph.D. in Business Administration, with a focus in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources, from Florida State University.

His research focuses on reputation, organizational politics, human resource policies, and attitudes towards labor unions. Zach's research is published in several outlets, including Human Resource Management Review, Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, and Journal of Labor Research. He currently teaches courses on staffing, negotiation and conflict management, and business and professional communication.


Reputation, Organizational Politics, Human Resource Management

First Year at Xavier




  • Ph.D., Business Administration, Florida State University
  • M.B.A., Business Administration, Western Washington University
  • B.A., Business Administration, Western Washington University