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About Bruce Tracey

J. Bruce Tracey is a professor of management and the associate dean for academic affairs at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. He has taught courses in human resources management for undergraduate, graduate, and professional audiences throughout North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia, and he has won several awards for his efforts. He has conducted research on a wide range of strategic and operational-level HR topics, including the roles and relevance of HR flexibility, impact of training initiatives on individual and firm performance, employee turnover, employment law, and leadership.

Professor Tracey has presented his work at numerous regional, national, and international conferences, and his research has been published in many of the top-tier discipline and applied outlets, including the Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, Journal of Management, Organizational Research Methods, Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, and the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Labor and Employment Law.

Professor Tracey’s sponsors for research and consulting include Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International, Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts, Wynn Resorts, Hillstone Restaurant Group, and Uno Chicago Grill, and he has been cited in the New York Times, USA Today, Fast Company, and the Orlando Sentinel, among other popular press outlets.

Positions

2013 Present Professor, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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Present Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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19992013 Associate Professor, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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2012 Visiting Professor, Aalto University
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2008 Visiting Professor, Helsinki University of Technology ‐ TKK Executive School of Business
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2007 Visiting Professor, Nanyang Technological University ‐ Cornell-Nanyang Institute for Hospitality Management
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2005 Visiting Professor, ESSEC Business School ‐ Institut de Management Hotelier International
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2001 Visiting Professor, Ecole Hoteliere Lausanne
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19931999 Assistant Professor, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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19921993 Visiting Assistant Professor, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
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19901992 Instructor, SUNY Albany ‐ School of Business
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Honors and Awards

  • Ted Teng ’79 Teaching Excellence Award, 2009, 2015
  • Annual Teaching Award, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, 1994-2000, 2002, 2005, 2012, 2015
  • Outstanding Educator for having most influenced a Merrill Scholar, School of Hotel
  • Administration, Cornell University, 1995, 1998, 1999 (both award recipients), 2001, 2012
  • Best Paper Award, Cornell Quarterly, Finalist, 2002, 2008, 2010, and 2013
  • Winner, 2011
  • Industry Relevance Award, Center for Hospitality Research, Cornell University, 2008
  • Finalist,2010
  • Outstanding Professor Award, Interfraternity and Panhellenic Councils, Cornell University, 1997, 1999, 2000
  • Andrew Dickson White Teacher of the Year, Interfraternity and Panhellenic Councils, Cornell University, 1999
  • Best Management Development Paper Award, Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 1997
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Management Education and Development Division, 1997
  • Finalist for the American Society for Training and Development Donald Bullock Award for Best Dissertation, 1994
  • Higgins Memorial Dissertation Fellowship, The State University of New York at Albany, 1992
  • Human Resources Management Doctoral Consortium, Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 1991 Best Empirical Paper Award, Annual Meeting of the Eastern Academy of Management, 1991


Education

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1992 Ph.D., Organizational Studies, State University of New York at Albany
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1989 M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, St. Mary's University
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1986 B.A., Psychology, Colorado College
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Contact Information

Employment Relations, Human Resources and Law
544 Statler Hall
Phone: 607.255.8555

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