Directory & Faculty Profiles

Christopher Hicks, MSIOP, ACC

Chris Hicks is a management consultant at The Doyen Company. He is an ICF credentialed Associate Certified Coach (ACC). Chris volunteers his coaching services at the national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Stand Beside Them. He graduated from the University of Connecticut (UCONN), with a Bachelor of General Studies and Political Science minor. He then earned a Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Phoenix, where he is currently pursuing his doctorate in I/O Psychology.

Scholarship & Research



Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

Psychology Today
Blog Posts Published


American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


Primary College or School: 
College of Social Sciences