Faculty Profile for Dr. Kay McGlashan Nicols

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Dr. Kay McGlashan Nicols
Associate Professor — Department of Management
Program Faculty — Department of Management
MCOY 524B
phone: (512) 245-2461

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

•Human Resource Management
•Organizational Behavior

Research Interests

•Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements
•Employee Engagement in Organizations
•Strategic Human Resource Management Issues

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Miller, B. K., Nicols, K. M., Clark, S., Daniels, A., & Grant, W. (2018). Meta-analysis of coefficient alpha for scores on the Narcissistic Personality Inventory. PLOS One, 13(12), e0208331. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208331
  • Miller, B., Adair, E. A., Nicols, K., & Smart, D. (2014). Hindering the Help:  Politics and Engagement in Volunteer Service Organizations. Journal of Managerial Issues, 26(4), 365–387.
  • Miller, B., & Nicols, K. (2011). A domain-specific validity study of the Core Self-Evaluation Scale. Psychological Reports, 109(2), 603–625.
  • Miller, B., Nicols, K., & Eure, J. (2009). Body art in the workplace:  Puncturing employment possibilities? Personnel Review, 38(1), 621–640.
  • Miller, B., & Nicols, K. (2008). Politics and justice:  A mediated moderation model. Journal of Managerial Issues, 20(2), 214–237.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. December 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award for Excellence in Service, McCoy College of Business Administration. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Faculty Fiesta invited keynote speaker, Chi Omega National Fraternity. November 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. November 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. May 2015

Selected Service Activities

Treasurer
Hill Country Human Resource Management Association
January 2018-Present
Volunteer
Fig Tree Outreach
2017-Present
Committee Member
Texas State Athletic Advisory Council
August 2013-Present
Program coordinator
MSHRM program
September 2012-Present
Officer, President/Elect/Past
Hill Country Human Resource Management Association
2011-Present