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Dr. Jessica Mesmer Magnus, SPHR

Associate Professor of Management



Office: Cameron Hall 200M

Phone: 910-962-7193





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Brief Bio: (last updated 07-18-12)

Dr. Magnus teaches in the human resource management area in the Cameron School of Business at UNCW. She earned her PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology at Florida International University in 2005 and has been certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources since 2001. Prior to beginning her doctoral program, Dr. Magnus worked as a Human Resource Manager and as an HR Consultant for a national consulting firm. Her current research interests include virtual teams, team cognition & information sharing, team conflict, work/family conflict, and the role of humor in the workplace. Her work has been published in a variety of academic outlets, including Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Organizational Psychology Review, Human Performance, Journal of Managerial Psychology, Group Dynamics: Theory, Research and Practice, Journal of Vocational Behavior, and Journal of Business Ethics.