Audrey Rabas PhD, Organizational Leadership

Associate Professor, School of Education

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Areas of Expertise: 

  • ​Research Methods
  • Leadership
  • Psychology


  • ​PhD, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL

Dissertation Title:

  • ​​The Barriers, Fears, and Motivations Encountered by Women Leaders in Higher Education Leadership Roles

Research Areas of Interest:

  • ​Leadership
  • Higher Education
  • Mentoring

Select Publications:

  • Canadine, S., Rabas, A., Britt, J., & Carr, T. (2018). Teacher Preparation for Home-School Partnerships in an International School. The Journal of the Association for the Advancement of International Education, 45(125) p. 38-41.
  • Rabas, A. Delic-Ovcina, L., Hardy, L., DeCastro Pecanha, V., Adu, P., Masson T., & Grimm, M. (2015). Ethnic identity, other-group orientation, and comfort with sharing one's ethnicity in an online graduate learning environment. Journal of Online Doctoral Education, 2(1) 21-37.
  • Rabas, A. (2013). The Barriers, Fears and Motivations Encountered by Women Leaders in Higher Education Leadership Roles.
  • Rabas, A. (2009). Effects of A Speed Stressor on Learning with Different S-R Mappings: Does A Learning Reversal Occur?
  • Kim-Phuong L. Vu, Audrey Rabas, Richard Roberson: The Effects of Practice and Speed Stress with Different Stimulus-Response Mappings.HCI (8) 2009: 709-717.

Select Professional Experience:

  • ​Member, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
  • Member, Western Psychological Association
  • Member, Phi Delta Gamma National Graduate Honor Society
  • Member, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
  • Member, Psi Chi Honor Society