Dr. Randall Davis
Dr. Randall S. Davis is an Associate Professor in the School of Management and Marketing in the College of Business and Analytics at SIU. He earned his Master of Public Administration degree from Northern Illinois University in 2008, and his Ph.D. in Public Administration from the University of Kansas in 2011. Dr. Davis began teaching at SIU in 2013 after two years as an Assistant Professor at Miami University in Oxford, OH. His primary interest focuses on the application of psychological theories to understand the factors related to work performance in the context of the public sector workplace. He has conducted research on several themes central to public management including the influence of goal ambiguity and goal conflict on employee performance, as well as the complex relationships between organizational structure, prosocial dispositions, and performance-related work attitudes.