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Organizational Psychology and Leadership Research Guide

Use this guide to find UNO library resources and other helpful research tools.

Suggested Journals

Suggested Journals Applicable to Positive Psychology and Positive Organizational Behavior and Leadership

This list is not exhaustive but nonetheless represents a list of high quality journals to utilize for the basis of research on positive psychology, positive organizational behavior and leadership.


Journals Focused Specifically on Positive Psychology and Related Topics

International Journal of Applied Positive Psychology

Journal of Happiness and Well-Being

Journal of Happiness Studies

Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions

Journal of Positive Psychology


Journals with Review Articles and Commentary (Secondary Evidence)

Academy of Management Review

American Psychologist

American Sociological Review

Annual Review of Psychology

European Management Review

Harvard Business Review

Human Resource Management Review

MIT Sloan Management Review

Personality and Social Psychology Review

Psychological Bulletin

Psychological Review

Psychological Science

Review of General Psychology

The Nonprofit Quarterly

The Sociological Review


Journals with Individual Studies (Primary Evidence):

Academy of Management Journal

Administrative Science Quarterly

American Behavioral Scientist

American Journal of Community Psychology

American Journal of Sociology

Applied Psychology

Business Ethics Quarterly

Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research

European Journal of Social Psychology

European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

Group and Organization Management

Human Performance

Human Relations

International Journal of Stress Managment

International Studies of Management & Organizations

Journal for Nonprofit Management

Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion

Journal for the Study of Spirituality

Journal of Applied Behavioral Science

Journal of Applied Psychology

Journal of Applied Social Psychology

Journal of Behavioral Decision Making

Journal of Business and Psychology

Journal of Business Ethics

Journal of Consulting Psychology

Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology

Journal of Environmental Psychology

Journal of Experimental and Social Psychology

Journal of Humanistic Psychology

Journal of Management

Journal of Management Development

Journal of Management Inquiry

Journal of Management, Religion and Spirituality

Journal of Nonprofit Education and Leadership

Journal of Occupational Health Psychology

Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology

Journal of Occupational Science

Journal of Organizational Behavior

Journal of Peace Research

Journal of Personality

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

Journal of Social Issues

Journal of Social Psychology

Journal of Vocational Behavior

Leadership and Organizational Development

Leadership Quarterly

Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly

Nonprofit Management and Leadership

Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes

Organizational Development Journal

Organization Science

Organization Studies

Personality and Individual Differences

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin

Personnel Psychology

Psychological Inquiry

Psychology of Spirituality and Religion

Research in Organizational Behavior

Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health

Social Research

Strategic Management Journal

Work and Stress