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Russell A. Marion II

Professor

Office:
Phone: 864-656-5105
Email: marion2@clemson.edu
Vita: Click Here
Personal Website: http://www.clemson.edu/~marion2

Educational Background

PhD Educational Administration
University of NC at Chapel Hill

MAT Elementary Education
University of NC at Chapel Hill 1968

M.Ed Educational Administration
University of NC at Chapel Hill 1976

AB Elementary Education
University of NC at Chapel Hill 1967

Profile

Russ Marion is author of the books, The Edge of Organization (1999) and Leadership in Education (2001); co-editor of the book, Complexity Leadership; editor of a special issue of The Leadership Quarterly on leadership and complexity; and author of numerous articles on leadership, including one that was honored in 2001 as best paper of the year by The Leadership Quarterly and the Center for Creative Leadership. Marion has provided research/consultation services on innovation for Lockheed Aeronautics, Bank of America, and Stryker Research. He co-organized workshops on complexity leadership at the Center for Creative Leadership and at George Washington University. Marion has presented on complexity leadership at the India Institute of Technology, the Institute for Management Development in Switzerland, in workshops on destructing complex movements at the US Department of Defense, and in a number of conference venues.

Courses Taught

Leadership theory, Org Theory, Dissertation seminar,research

Research Interests

-Leadership Studies
-Complex Organizations
-Network Analysis
-Analysis of collectivist social dynamics
-Leadership of organizational creativity, learning, and adaptability