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How to find us prof. dr. J. (Jennifer) Jordan

prof. dr. J. Jordan

Honorary Professor
prof. dr. J. Jordan
050 36 38614 (Office)
050 36 34288 (Secretary)


Associate Professor of HRM & OB, 2014-Present
University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior & Rosalind Franklin Fellow, 2009-2013
University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Post-doctoral Fellow and Lecturer, 2007-2009
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Post-doctoral Fellow, 2005-2007
Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

Visiting Doctoral Student, 2003
Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany


Ph.D. in Psychology, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, May 2005
Social and Personality Psychology
Dissertation: Business experience and moral awareness: When less may be more,
Advisor: Robert Sternberg 

M. Phil. in Psychology, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, December 2003
Social and Personality Psychology
Theme Essay: A search for wisdom in older adulthood: The “good grape” hypothesis,
Advisor: Robert Sternberg 

M. S. in Psychology, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Yale University, December 2002
Social and Personality Psychology
Master’s Thesis: Measuring wisdom: Developing a measure of the balance theory of wisdom,
Advisor: Robert Sternberg 

B. S. in Psychology, Arizona State University, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 1999 Graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors.
Senior Honors Thesis: Type of Contact and Target Distinctiveness: Moderators of Courtesy
Stigma Among Health Care Workers
, Advisor: Delia Saenz


See Publications page.


Sternberg, R. J. & Jordan, J. (Eds.) (2005). Handbook of wisdom: Psychological perspectives. New York: Cambridge University Press.


Galinsky, A. D., Jordan, J., & Sivanathan, N. (2008). Harnessing power to capture leadership (pp. 283-299). In C.L. Hoyt, G. R. Goethals, & D. R. Forsyth (Eds.), Leadership at the crossroads: Psychology and leadership (Vol. 1). Westport, CT: Praeger. 

Jordan, J., & Sternberg, R. J. (2007). Wisdom in organizations: A balance-theory analysis. In E. H. Kessler & J. R. Bailey (Eds.), The handbook of organizational and managerial wisdom. Sage Press. 

Jordan, J. (2005). Wisdom in middle and late adulthood. In R. J. Sternberg & J. Jordan (Eds.), Handbook of wisdom: Psychological perspectives (pp. 160-188). New York: Cambridge University Press.


Jordan, J., & Finkelstein, S. (2005). “The Ethics of Competitive Intelligence.” Tuck School of Business Case Study #1-0095. Reprinted in A. Ghose (Ed.), 2007, Competitive intelligence: An introduction (pp. 180-188). Hyderabad, India: The Icfai University Press.

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Contact information

Nettelbosje 2
9747 AE Groningen
The Netherlands

Duisenberg Building

Job title:
Associate Professor
+31 50 36 38614 (Office)
+31 50 36 34288 (Secretary)