Julie Lyon, Ph.D.

Julie Lyon, Ph.D.

Lecturer

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Dr. Julie Lyon is Chief of Staff for the Organization Development team within Google’s People Development group. She is currently on a 6-month rotation with the job architecture team in People Analytics to learn about a different part of the business. Prior to joining Google in 2014, Dr. Lyon was an Associate Professor of Business and Director of Undergraduate Research at Roanoke College in Virginia. Dr. Lyon has also consulted on a variety of projects, including a culture study for an international hotel chain, developing assessment centers for fire chiefs, and serving as a researcher on safety climate at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She has published on climate and culture, the scholarship of teaching and learning, and reducing adverse impact in selection. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park and her B.A. in Psychology from NC State University.

Dr. Lyon will teach PSYC-565: Organizational Psychology this summer.