Scott J. Behson

Professor of Management

Dr. Behson teaches Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior. As a national expert in work and family issues, Scott was a featured speaker at the recent White House Summit on Working Families. He is the author of the best-seller, The Working Dad’s Survival Guide: How to Succeed at Work and at Home, has published 17 journal articles, presented over 50 times at prestigious national and international conferences, won six research awards, is a two-time nominee for the prestigious Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Work-Family Research, and was recently named as a Who’s Who in Work-Family Research by the Sloan Work-Family Research Network. He was named the Silberman College of Business Teacher of the Year for 2010-2011.

Scott also founded and runs the popular blog, Fathers, Work, and Family, dedicated to helping working fathers and encouraging more supportive workplaces. He writes regularly for the Harvard Business Review OnlineHuffington Post and the Good Men Project, and has also written for Time and theWall Street Journal. Scott has appeared on MSNBCCBS This MorningBloomberg radio and NPR Morning Edition, and his work has been featured on such sites as the AtlanticEsquireMSN Money and


Short Abstract

B.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany