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Kevin Rockmann

Associate Professor of Management

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Expertise: Dispersed Workers, Telecommuters, Socialization, Virtual Teams, Identity, Identification, Decision making

Rockmann is an associate professor of management at George Mason University's School of Management. He received his PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Rockmann's main research centers on the motivation, trust, and identity processes among individuals that are physically separated from their company, co-workers, or teammates on a day-to-day basis. He is also interested in how work environments foster relationship development. His research has appeared in the Academy of Management Journal, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Small Group Research, and the Academy of Management Proceedings.

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