Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Christopher G. Myers, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Management & Organization at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and holds a joint appointment in Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, as well as additional faculty positions in the Hopkins Business of Health Initiative, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety & Quality, and Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research. At the Carey Business School, Chris also serves as Faculty Co-Director of The Academy for Health Care Leadership and Management, an integrated Executive Education program for leaders in the health industry.
Dr. Myers’ research and teaching focus on individual learning, leadership development, and innovation, with particular attention to how people learn vicariously and share knowledge in health care organizations and other knowledge-intensive work environments. His work has been published in leading academic journals and edited volumes in the fields of management, organizational psychology, and medicine. Chris also writes regularly for practice-oriented publications including the Harvard Business Review. His research has been recognized with scholarly awards from a variety of national and international academic organizations and has been featured in a range of popular media articles and outlets.
Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, Dr. Myers served on the faculty of the Harvard Business School as an Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior. He earned his PhD in management and organizations at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business and his BS in business administration with highest honors and highest distinction from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina. Before attending graduate school, Dr. Myers worked as an outdoor expedition leader and martial arts instructor in his home state of North Carolina.