Brooks Holtom

Sr. Associate Dean & Prof. of Management, Georgetown University

Dr. Brooks Holtom serves as Professor of Management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

Professor Holtom’s research focuses on how organizations acquire, develop and retain human and social capital. This research appears in the top journals in management (Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, International Journal of Human Resource Management and others) and also has high impact (e.g., h-index = 26, i-10 index = 35). He received the Human Resource Management Scholarly Achievement Award in 2013 from the Academy of Management and has twice received the Professor of the Year award for the Georgetown University Executive Masters of Leadership Program.

He has performed research in or served as a consultant to many organizations including Bayer, Booz Allen Hamilton, Capital One, Citibank, International Monetary Fund, KPMG, Microsoft, Nordstrom, Rio Tinto, Rolls Royce, Sprint, United States Air Force, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the World Bank.