School of BusinessFaculty and Research

Laural Adams
Instructor
Area: Supply Chain Management and Analytics

Snead Hall
301 W. Main Street
PO Box 844000
Richmond, VA, 23284-4000
Office: B4172
Phone: (804) 828-6003
Email: lladams@vcu.edu
Teaching Interests: *Organizational Communication *Intercultural Communication in International Business *Business, Technical, & Professional Writing *“Meaningful Work” and Millennial Engagement *Online & Hybrid Courses (Quality Matters (QM) Certified)
Research Interests: *Role of Mental Models in Organizations (e.g. Impacts of Leaders' Mental Models of Organizational Change on Followers) *Rhetorical Construction of Leaders and Leadership in Organizations *Affective Ecologies in Organizations (e.g. Role of Emotions in Leadership at Various Levels of the Organization) *Enhancing & Measuring Student Creativity *Contemporary Best Practices in Organizational Communication