Dr. McCauley joined the College of Business in 2014. She earned a B.A. degree at Furman University, M.S. at Clemson University, and Ph.D. at Texas Tech University. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of organizational behavior and leadership. Dr. McCauley's research interest areas include authentic leadership, charismatic leadership, emotional labor, and social psychological theories of the self. Her work has been published in various journals, which includes Leadership Quarterly and Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science.