Kevin Tasa, BCOMM, MSC., PHD.

Kevin is an Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Schulich School of Business, York University. Prior to joining Schulich he was an Associate Professor, and Director of the MBA program, at the DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University. He holds an MSc. in Health Administration and received his doctorate from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. Recently, his research has focused on ethical influences on negotiator behavior and the transfer of negotiation skills back to the workplace. He is also on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Organizational Behavior and teaches courses in Managerial Negotiation and Organizational Behavior at the masters and doctoral levels. In 2008 he was awarded the Basu Teaching Award by the MBA student association at McMaster and in 2012 and 2013 was nominated for the Sydney Schulich MBA Award for Teaching Excellence. Finally, he is a co-author of Essentials of Negotiation, first published in 2011 and now the most widely used negotiation textbook in Canadian business schools.