Ronald Riggio, Ph.D.

Henry R. Kravis Professor of Leadership and Organizational Psychology

Areas of Expertise:
Human Resources Management, Innovation, Leadership, Non-Verbal Communication, Organizational Psychology

Ron Riggio
(909) 607-2997
(909) 607-5252
Kravis Center 448

Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday Noon-1pmOr by appointment - email for appt.
  • Biography
  • Education
  • Awards and Affiliations
  • Research and Publications

Professor Riggio has been at CMC since 1996. Prior to that he worked in the Cal State and University of California systems for many years. He is a leadership scholar and organizational psychologist, but his early background was in social psychology and nonverbal communication.

B.S., Santa Clara University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, Western Psychological Association, 1993

  • Meritorious Performance and Professional Promise, Cal State Fullerton, 1985/86, 1986/87, 1987/88, 1988/89, 1989/90

  • Professor of the Year, Dept. of Psychology, CSUF, 1982/83, 1984/85, 1994/95

  • Honorary Faculty Member, Golden Key National Honor Society, 1990

  • Honorary Life Membership, Claremont McKenna College Alumni Association, 2013

  • Elected President of Western Psychological Association 2008