Robert Hicks PhD

Robert Hicks is Clinical Professor of Organizational Behavior at the University of Texas at Dallas and founding director of the Organizational Behavior and Executive Coaching Program in the School of Management. He also holds an appointment as Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Hicks is a licensed Psychologist who specializes in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. He has over two decades of experience as a Consulting Psychologist and Executive Coach to many fortune 500 companies. He is a recognized expert in leadership development, organizational change, team development, selection and assessment, and, the coaching and development of professionals.

The Organizational Behavior and Executive Coaching Program: 1) provides a graduate certificate and academic credit for individuals who wish to coach people in business settings either as an external coach, an internal coach, or as a coach leader; 2) provides and manages executive coaches for the benefit of the students enrolled in the UTD Executive MBA program; and 3) offers a Master of Science Degree in Management and Administrative Sciences with a concentration in Organizational Behavior and Coaching.

Dr. Hicks is also the director of a Masters in Management and Administrative Sciences, with a Concentration in Healthcare Management that is offered in partnership with UT Southwestern Medical Center for their administrative and clinical faculty leaders. This degree program is designed to improve managerial and administrative knowledge, skills, and abilities for a select population of proven and high potential leaders in that institution. Dr. Hicks also is a regular contributor of articles for physician executive publications.

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Thursday, 17-March-2011