Biography

Réka Anna Lassu is a Ph.D. Candidate in Management and an instructor at the University of Central Florida. Her research centers around employee well-being and leadership. She collaborates with companies on projects that both enhance organizational effectiveness and advance management science. She has presented her work at international conferences of the Academy of Management and Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. She has taught courses in a business school for six years.

To inform her research & teaching, Réka draws on experiences outside academia. She was the manager of a leadership development program, a TEDx Talk organizing team member, the fund-raising coordinator for a nonprofit and a professional development coach.

Réka received her MS in Business Administration from Virginia Tech, MS in Communication from the University of Lugano in Switzerland, and BA in Psychology from California State University, Chico.