Rotman School of Management

Main Content

Katherine A. DeCelles

Katy DeCelles

Katherine A DeCelles

Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour & HR Management


PhD, University of Maryland
BS, Tufts University


Katherine (Katy) DeCelles is an Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior at Rotman, and cross-appointed to the Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies at the University of Toronto. Katy’s research focuses on the intersection of organizational behavior and criminology. She focuses on understanding the micro-mechanisms involved in conflict, power, inequality, activism and aggression as they relate to organizations. Her research has been highlighted in outlets such as the Smithsonian Magazine, Science Magazine, BBC, CNN, and The New York Times, and has received awards from the Academy of Management and American Sociological Association.

© Rotman School of ManagementAASCB