Meet the Faculty

Skylar J. Rolf

Assistant Professor of Management

Division: Business Administration Division
Office: Center for Communication and Business (CCB) 316
Phone: (310) 506-6786

  • Ph.D. Management, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2018
  • M.B.A. (Leadership and Ethics Emphasis), John Brown University, 2011
  • M.A., John Brown University, 2007
  • B.S., Northwest Missouri State University, 2006


  • Business Policy, Strategy, and Ethics
  • Current Issues in Management

Key Awards/Affiliations:

  • Top Reviewer Award, Academy of Management- Public and Nonprofit Division, 2015
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, University of Nebraska College of Business Administration, 2016-2017
  • Academy of Management Member
  • Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) Member

Academic Interests:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Social Identity
  • Strategic Leadership

Selected Works:

  • Schlachter, S., & Rolf, S. (2017). Using the IAT: How do Individuals Respond to Their Results?. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 20(1), 77-92.
  • Rolf, S. J., Schlachter, S.D., & Welbourne, T.M. (2016). Leading Sustainable Global Change from Within: The Case of Environmental Employee Resource Groups. Employment Relations Today, 43(2), 17-23.
  • Schlachter, S., Rolf, S.J., Welbourne, T. (Forthcoming). Employee Resource Groups: An Introduction, Review and Research Agenda. Personnel Review.