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Mike Campion

Herman C. Krannert Professor of Management;

Michael A. Campion is the Herman C. Krannert Chaired Professor of Management at Purdue University, where he has been since 1986. Previous industrial experience (1978-1986) includes 4 years each at IBM and Weyerhaeuser Company. He has an MS and PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. He has over 100 articles in scientific and professional journals, and has given over 200 presentations at professional meetings, on such topics as employment testing, interviewing, job analysis, work design, teams, training, turnover, promotion, and motivation. He is among the 10 most published authors in the top journals in his field for the last three decades. He is past editor of Personnel Psychology (a scientific research journal) and past president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. In 2009, he was promoted to the Herman C. Krannert Chaired Professorship for contributions and productivity in scientific research. He is also the 2010 winner of the Scientific Contribution Award given by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, which is lifetime scientific contribution award and most prestigious award given by SIOP. He also manages a small consulting firm (Campion Consulting Services, for further information, see: Mike was born in Minneapolis, MN and received a B.A. Degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN.


Ph.D., Psychology, North Carolina State University
M.A., Psychology, University of Akron, 1978
B.A., Psychology, University of Minnesota, 1975

Research & Area(s) of Expertise

Employment, Interviewing, Resume Writing, Labor, Job Rotation, Management, Human Resources, Organizational Psychology