Dr. Vicky Katsioloudes received her Ph.D. in Human Resource Leadership Development from Louisiana State University and her M.Sc. in Social Organizational Psychology from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She has experience teaching courses in the areas of leadership, management, and human resources at the graduate, undergraduate, and executive education level. She thoroughly enjoys designing and teaching face-to-face, online, and blended courses. Her current research interests lie into two streams: employee training and development with a focus on learning transfer from workplace training, and the pedagogy of leadership development. Her research has been published in The Leadership Quarterly and The Journal of Leadership Education. She is actively involved in the Academy of Human Resource Development.
Besides her academic experience at West Chester University of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor of Management, Vicky has extensive industry experience in the Human Resource Development field and has worked in diverse cultural settings including the United Kingdom, different parts of the United States, Greece, and Cyprus. Previous positions she has held include that of an E-learning Program Coordinator at a major bank in Athens, Greece; a Training & Development Manager at Louisiana Workforce Commission in Louisiana, United States; and, more recently, an HR Manager of a newly founded research center in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Vicky is passionate about employee support and development and as a Human Resource Leadership Development educator aims to foster reflective professionals who will advance the field and make a positive impact in business and society.