Faculty & Research

Brian Lucas

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Behavioral Science

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Chicago, IL 60637

Brian Lucas studies social cognition and judgment and decision-making. Specifically he studies these topics in the in the contexts of ethics and creativity.

His research has appeared in academic journals such as Psychological Science, the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, as well as in media outlets such as Harvard Business Review and the Atlantic. He is a member of the Academy of Management, the Society for Judgment and Decision Making, and the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.

Lucas earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Bucknell University (2008) and a master’s degree in social and organizational psychology from Columbia University (2010). In 2015 he earned a Ph.D. in Management & Organizations from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he was also a lecturer prior to joining Booth. He is also a Postdoctoral Research Professional at Booth’s Center for Decision Research.


2016 - 2017 Course Schedule

Number Name Quarter
38116 Leading and Managing Teams 2017 (Spring)