Dr. Cynthia R. Nordstrom
Education: Ph.D., 1991
Cynthia R. Nordstrom is a professor at SIUE. She received her doctorate from the University of Akron in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology in 1991. She joined the SIUE faculty in 2000. Prior to that, she taught for nine years at Illinois State University where she co-coordinated the master's program in I/O Psychology. Dr. Nordstrom teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in I/O Psychology, Organizational Psychology, Leadership and Motivation, Organizational Development, Social Psychology and Statistics. Her research interests include employee selection, training readiness, and undergraduate course design. Her work has been published in such outlets as the Journal of Business and Psychology, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, Basic and Applied Social Psychology and the Journal of Social Behavior and Personality. She is an active member of the American Psychological Association, Society of Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and American Business Women's Association. Dr. Nordstrom also works as an organizational consultant focusing on issues as attitudinal assessment, employee selection, development and retention, and occupational burnout.
Dr. Nordstrom is happy to assist students with a an interest in Industrial/Organizational Psychology and related areas.