TJOSVOLD Dean William, Prof.

  • 6231 Scopus Citations
  • 44 Scopus h-Index
1984 …2019
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Prof. Dean Tjosvold was Henry Y. W. Fong Chair Professor of Management at Lingnan University. Simon Fraser University awarded him a University Professorship for his research contributions. He has published over 200 articles and 20 books on cooperation and competition, managing conflict, leadership and power. He is past president of the International Association of Conflict Management and is a member of the Academy of Managements Board of Governors. He is a partner in his family health care business based in Minnesota.

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Research Output 1984 2019

Conflict management for co-ordination between shift teams in shanghai subway stations

ZHANG, X. A., LIU, H., SHI, Y. & TJOSVOLD, D. W., Oct 2019, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources. 57, 4, p. 399-417 19 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

Conflict management
Cooperation and competition

Managing Conflict for Effective Leadership and Organizations

TJOSVOLD, D., WONG, A. S. H. & CHEN, Y. F. N., Aug 2019, Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Business and Management. Oxford University Press, 27 p.

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryResearchpeer-review

Open Access
conflict management
1 Scopus Citations

Morton Deutsch: Celebrating His Theorizing and Research

JOHNSON, D. W., JOHNSON, R. T., TJOSVOLD, D. & ROSETH, C. J., Feb 2019, In : Negotiation and Conflict Management Research. 12, 1, p. 89-102 14 p.

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

competition theory
psychological theory
distributive justice
Social sciences

Press / Media

To Motivate Employees, Do Three Things Well

Dean William TJOSVOLD


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