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Thomas Gerald Cummings

  • Professor of Management and Organization

Tom Cummings is a leading expert in designing high-performing organizations and strategic change. He has published 25 books, including Handbook of Organization Development and Organizational Development and Change, and more than 80 articles. He has served on the editorial board or as editor for 10 journals, including Academy of Management Review. He received best paper awards in 1990 and 1994, and in 2007 received a Book of the Year Award from the Academy of Human Resource Management. Professor Cumming served as President of the Academy of Management, the leading professional organization for scholars in management and organization.

Thomas Gerald Cummings

Areas of Expertise

Organizational Design
Strategic Change
Strategy Development


Management + Organization