Livia Markoczy

Associate Professor - Management
UTD Webpage
Tags: Organizations, Strategy and International Management

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Ph.D.
University of Cambridge - 1995
BA - Economics
Budapest University of Economic Sciences - 1983

Research Areas

Research Interests
  • Behavioral decision-making; Managerial personality, incentives, cognition, emotions and strategic decision making; Decision making and sense-making in a broader context including group, organizational, and institutional context


Multiple Motives for Cooperation. International Journal of Human Resource Management. 15.6 (2004): 1018-1039. 2004 - Publication
Rational Choice in an Uncertain World: The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making. Journal of Socio-Economics. 33.6 (2004): 816-818. 2004 - Publication
Yabba-dabba.doo! A Response to Unfair Cccusations. With J. Goldberg, Human Relations. 57.8 (2004): 1037-1046. 2004 - Publication
Are Managers from Mars and Academicians from Venus? Toward an Understanding of the Relationship between Academic Quality and Practical Relevance. With D. Baldridge and S. Floyd. Strategic Management Journal. 25.11 (2004): 1063-1074. 2004 - Publication


Associate Professor
University of Texas at Dallas [2005–Present]
Associate Professor
University of California, Riverside [2004–2005]
Assistant Professor
University of California, Riverside [2000–2004]
Senior Research Fellow
Cran eld University [1996–2000]
Research Fellow
Cran eld University [1994–1996]
Visting Scholar
Aston University [1990–1991]
Visiting Scholar
Stanford University [1987–1988]
Assistant Professor
Budapest University of Economic Sciences [1986–1994]


Doing business research in emerging economies
2006–2006 Academy of Management, Atlanta, 2006. (Part of Professional Development Workshop), (L. Markoczy).
Market signals: Deceptive mimicry in Russias post-communist banking
2007–2007 In Best Paper Proceedings of the Academy of Management. 2007. (A. Spicer and L. Markoczy).
OB Symposium: Management, organization and human nature
1999–1999 Academy of Management, Chicago, 1999. (L. Markoczy, J. Goldberg, M. G. Evans, B. Pierce, D. A. Waldron, and R. White).
All academy symposium: Factors affecting managerial values, perception, attitudes, and behavior in Eastern Europe
1997–1997 Academy of Management, Boston, 1997. (D. Elenkov and L. Markoczy).

Additional Information

Academic and University Service
  • Grant report reviewer for UK ESRC (2008)
  • Member of the Committee on Courses 2001{2005 (UC Riverside)
  • Honor thesis advisor 2002, 2003 (UC Riverside)
  • Research Committee 1996-2000 (Craneld)
  • Various Ph.D student committees. 1994-2000 (Craneld and UCR)
  • Member of the Research Steering Committe of the Association of Business Schools (UK). 1998-2000
  • Ph.D supervisor for Carmel de Nahlik. 1998-2000 (Craneld)
  • Ph.D supervisor for Penny Brown. 1997-2000 (Craneld)
  • Ph.D supervisor for Steve Regan. 1995-2000 (Craneld)
Professional Distinctions and Awards
  • Ascendant Scholar Award, Western Academy of Management, 2003
  • "Above and Beyond the Call of Duty" award, Academy of Management, Organization and Management Theory Division, 1999
  • Best Paper Award, Eastern Academy of Management, Finalist 1997