Dr. Dan C. Ganster

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Daniel C. Ganster (Ph.D. Purdue University) is Professor of Management Emeritus at Colorado State University, where he also served as Chair of the Management Department and Senior Associate Dean for Research for the College of Business. He joined the faculty of CSU in June 2009, and previously was on the faculty at the University of Arkansas and the University of Nebraska. His research broadly concerns the impact of work life experiences on the mental and physical well being of organizational members. His goal is to help organizations become both more productive and supportive of worker health and well being. He is on the editorial review boards of the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, and the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. He previously served on the boards of Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of Organizational Behavior and Stress and Health. Dr. Ganster also served as a member of the Behavioral Sciences Research Review Committee for the National Institute of Mental Health. His research has been supported by grants from the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and Dillard’s, Inc. He co-edited the series Research in Occupational Stress and Well Being, whose ninth volume came out in 2011. In 2006 he was elected to membership in the Society for Organizational Behavior.  Dan taught courses on managing human capital in the MBA programs and management for undergraduates at CSU.