Leadership in Russia and Global Context conference, 22-23 October 2013, Moscow, Russia, call for papers, monthly review tranches until 1 August 2013. Paper specifications are at the conference website,

The conference is sponsored by the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) and the Centre for Cross Cultural Comparisons, and will be co-located with the HSE 5th Annual Conference on Management.

We will accept papers from now until 1 August, with reviews and notifications targeted to be completed in four weeks. Accepted papers will be published on CD with an ISSN. Content relating to leadership in Russia is desirable, but not required, we suggest if your study targets other countries that you discuss comparisons with research in Russia in your literature review and discussion and conclusions.

We are privileged
to have four world renowned leadership scholars as plenary speakers and plenary panellists for the first Leadership in Russia and Global Context conference:

Peter Dorfman
of New Mexico State University, Management Department, College of Business Administration, is Professor and Head of the Department of Management, New Mexico State University, is the current GLOBE President and CEO.

Paul Hanges
is Professor, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Associate Chair & Director of Graduate Studies of the Department of Psychology at the University of Maryland. Prof. Hanges is a founding member of the GLOBE Foundation and has been a principal investigator of the GLOBE project since its conception, serving as vice president 2000-2010.

Mansour Javidan
, Director, Najafi Global Mindset Institute and Garvin Distinguished Professor at Thunderbird School of Global Management, is the Past President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the world renowned research project on executive performance and leadership GLOBE project, and is a primary editor and writer of the GLOBE books. He is the co-principal investigator of the GLOBE Phase 3 research program.

Philip M. Podsakoff
is the John F. Mee Chair of Management, at I
ndiana University, Bloomington. Professor Podsakoff is an expert in the fields of leadership and behavioural processes in organizations. He is internationally known for his research on transactional and transformational leadership processes in organizations, power and social influence processes, the effects of various "substitutes" for leadership, and the antecedents and consequences of employee "citizenship" behaviours.

2013 conference:
Romie Frederick Littrell, PhD, FIAIR
Associate Professor of International Business
Editor, AIB Insights; International Management 
Area Editor, International Journal of Emerging Markets
AUT Business School
Tel. extension 5805, Mail stop B-31
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