Colbert, Amy E.
Amy E. Colbert is a professor in the Department of Management and Organizations at the University of Iowa. Colbert’s research examines the role of personality and individual differences in shaping leadership, performance, and other organizationally relevant outcomes.
Early Life and Educational Background
Colbert was born on January 3, 1972, in Louisiana, Missouri, USA. She earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting and mathematics from Culver-Stockton College in 1995 and her master’s degree in decision sciences from Saint Louis University in 1999. She earned her Ph.D. in organizational behavior and human resource management from the University of Iowa in 2004. Her dissertation research, co-chaired by Tim Judge and Amy Kristof-Brown, examined leader-follower value congruence as a mediator of the effects of transformational leadership.
Colbert served as an assistant professor in the Department of Management at the University of Notre Dame from 2004 to 2007. Since...