BS, Georgia Institute of Technology; MS, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Dr. Joy Olabisi is an Associate Professor of Management at the Saunders College of Business. She also currently serves as the Director of the Supply Chain Management programs within the Management Department. Her research interests include understanding how organizations, learn and manage knowledge, especially through the effective utilization of teams. She is particularly interested in team performance, especially within virtual and project-based contexts. She is also interested in social entrepreneurial initiatives within emerging markets, with a social embeddedness and networks emphasis.
Dr. Olabisi's work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings, and she has also presented her research at numerous conferences. Courses she teaches or has taught include: Negotiation, Organizational Behavior, Leading Teams in Organizations, and Cross-Cultural management. She recently received a Sloan Scholars Mentoring Network seed grant (in 2022) and her work was recently accepted into the Honor Roll of Responsible Research in Business and Management. She has previously received the Saunders College of Business Exemplary Performance in Teaching and Student Impact Award.
Dr. Olabisi received her master's and doctorate degrees in industrial and operations, engineering with a concentration in engineering management from the University of Michigan. She also holds a bachelor of science in industrial engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
In the News
June 1, 2023
2022-23 Saunders Faculty and Staff Go Above and Beyond
Saunders College of Business recognizes the accomplishments of its outstanding employees throughout the 2022-23 academic year.
February 21, 2023
Saunders College women’s leadership events draw hundreds to RIT campus
Saunders College of Business drew hundreds of attendees to the RIT campus Feb. 17 and 18 for the college’s inaugural Women’s Leadership Weekend, hosting the 13th annual Power Your Potential Women’s Conference and 3rd annual Women’s Leadership Summit on consecutive days for the first time ever.
June 22, 2022
2020-22 Saunders Faculty and Staff Go Above and Beyond
Saunders College of Business recognizes the accomplishments of its outstanding employees.