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Chaitali Kapadia

Chaitali Kapadia

Assistant Professor
Department of Global Leadership and Management

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, MANGO 468
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-8301


  • Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior
    UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Areas of Expertise

  • Creativity
  • Emotions
  • Motivation

Professional Activities

Chaitali (Tali) Kapadia is an Assistant Professor of Global Leadership and Management. Prior to joining FIU, she was an Assistant Professor of Management at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology for three years. She received her Ph.D. from Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2017. Her research interests include energy and emotions and their effects on the creative process.

Courses Taught

  • Doc Res In Bus Admin
  • Human Resource Analytics
  • Organization and Management

Refereed Journal Articles

Kapadia, C. P., & Melwani, S.


More Tasks, More Ideas: The Positive Spillover Effects of Multitasking on Subsequent Creativity.

Journal of Applied Psychology

, 106(4)


Akinola, M., Kapadia, C. P., Lu, J. G., & Mason, M. F. (2019). Incorporating physiology into creativity research and practice: The effects of bodily stress responses on creativity in organizations. Academy of Management Perspectives, 33(2).

Christian, M. S., Eisenkraft, N., & Kapadia, C. P. (2015). Dynamic Associations among Somatic Complaints, Human Energy, and Discretionary Behaviors: Experiences with Pain Fluctuations at Work. Administrative Science Quarterly, 60(1).

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