Steven Rogelberg '20 C-Suite Advisor Since 2020

Chancellor’s Professor | UNC Charlotte


Dr. Steven G. Rogelberg, an organizational psychologist, holds the title of Chancellor’s Professor at UNC Charlotte for distinguished national, international and interdisciplinary contributions.  He is an award-winning teacher and recipient of the very prestigious Humboldt Award for his research.  His latest book, “The Surprising Science of Meetings: How You Can Lead Your Team to Peak Performance” (Oxford) was recognized by the Washington Post as the “#1 Leadership Book to Watch for in 2019” and by the Business Insider as “The Top 14 Books everyone will be reading in 2019.  He and the book were also featured on CBS This Morning Freakonomics, HBR, WSJ, BBC World to name a few.

Adam Grant has called Steven the “worlds leading expert on how to fix meetings”.  Steven keynotes span the globe focusing on the science of meetings, and meetings’ strategic linkage to inclusion & diversity, engagement, leadership, innovation, and organizational success.

He consults for small and large organizations, including IBM, Amazon, TIAA, Cisco, Procter & Gamble, United Nations, Family Dollar, 3M, RAND, Corning, KPMG, Siemens, and others.

Dr. Rogelberg has more than 100 publications addressing issues such as team effectiveness, leadership, engagement, and meetings at work. He is the editor of the Journal of Business and Psychology. His research has been profiled in outlets such as the CBS “This Morning”, BBC World, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, NPR, The London Guardian, National Geographic, and Scientific American Mind, among others.  Besides keynoting and speaking around the globe, he is the recipient of a Master Teacher Award and Psi Chi Professor of the Year Award He was the inaugural winner of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) Humanitarian Award.  He is also the President-Elect of SIOP.

He received his Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Connecticut and his Bachelors from Tufts University.  Please visit for more information.

Thought Leadership By Steven:

How to Lead Meetings Your Team Will Want to Attend

The following is an excerpt from Steven G. Rogelberg's "The Surprising Science of Meetings: How You Can Lead...
By Steven Rogelberg | UNC Charlotte