Profile image of Michele Williams
Assistant Professor and John L. Miclot Faculty Fellow in Entrepreneurship



  • Assistant Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship

    Tippie College of Business

  • Staff member, John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (Iowa JPEC)

    Tippie College of Business


  • PhD in Business Administration, University of Michigan, 2001
  • MA in Education, Columbia University, 2001
  • BA in Psychology, Johns Hopkins University, 1988

Areas of Interest

  • Entrepreneruship and Innovation
  • Gender and Social Categorization
  • Trust and Collaboration

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Management, 2001

Selected Publications

  • Wiliams, M., Belkin, L. & Chen, C. (In Press). Cognitive Flexibility Matters: The Role of Multilevel Affect and Cognitive Flexibility in Shaping Victims’ (Un)Cooperative Behavioral Responses to Trust Violations. Group and Organization Management (Conceptual Issue) forthcoming.
  • M. (In Press). My Boss Is Younger, Less Educated, and Shorter-Tenured: Status Incongruence and Fairness Perceptions.