Patrick Malone

Professor Malone is the Director of the Key Executive Leadership Programs in the School of Public Affairs at American University.  He teaches courses in leadership, executive problem solving, organizational analysis, and public administration. He is a frequent guest lecturer on leadership and organizational dynamics in state and federal agencies, professional associations, and universities across the country.  His research interests and scholarship include work in public service motivation, adult learning theory, leadership, ethics, and organizational behavior.  His most recent publications include “Thinking Up,”Selfies in the Workplace: Narcissists and the Public Manager,” “Making Assumptions? Try the Power of Inquiry,” and “Enhancing Your Leadership by Tapping into Staff Attitudes.”