Marcus M. Stewart, PhD

Marcus M. Stewart is an Associate Professor of management at Bentley University, Waltham, Massachusetts. Dr. Stewart is a member of the Academy of Management Learning and Education and Human Resources Development Quarterly editorial boards, and his current research focuses on leadership, teams, cross-cultural skill development, diversity and social justice. He is coauthor of an organizational behavior primer currently in its 7th edition and his research has been published in the Journal of Management, Journal of Applied Psychology and Personnel Psychology among other journals, and in several edited volumes. His doctoral degree is in Organizational Behavior from the Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and he has an M.B.A. and B.S. in Marketing, both earned at Bentley University.

Formerly on the faculty at the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia, Dr. Stewart has conducted a variety of assessments (e.g., employee attitudes, organization and group culture) and provided leadership and cross-cultural skill development training for organizations of all sizes. His client list has included government agencies, Fortune 100 firms and not-for-profit organizations. He has also worked with leading diversity and leadership development organizations such as Novations (formerly J.Howard and Associates) and the Center for Creative Leadership.

Dr. Stewart has served as Co-Chair of the Board of Directors at mytown (, a not-for-profit organization providing employment and leadership, teams, communication and research training to Boston city teenagers. He has also been an invited or keynote speaker for a number of organizations internationally, including the American Society for Training and Development conference in Cape Town, South Africa and the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.

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