Welcome to the Critical Management Studies (CMS) Division of the Academy of Management. Critical Management Studies is characterised by scepticism concerning the morality and social and ecological sustainability of prevailing forms of organization. The Division promotes management research and education which is dedicated to interrogating relations of power and control and giving voice to marginal and oppressed voices. Our membership is highly international, comprising over 700 scholars, many of them doctoral students, working in over 45 countries.
There are several ways you can get involved with the CMS Division. You can find out about our latest conferences and events, news, competitions and awards, and how to join the CMS Division via these webpages. You can contribute to online discussions, share ideas and resources by joining our List and you can also follow us on Twitter.
Please get involved and join other critical management scholars who are committed to challenging and transforming unethical and exploitative organizational practices.
You can join CMS as part of your AOM membership.
The following events may be of interest to CMS Division members:
Organisational Learning, Knowledge and Capabilities Conference
26-28 April 2017
22nd Organizational Storytelling Seminar: Leadership in the ‘post-truth’ era
Research Workshop for Critical Geography
Equality, Diversity, Inclusion Conference
Critical Management Studies (CMS) Conference 2017
3-5 July 2017
Philosophy of Management Conference
St. Louis, USA
Politics & Ethnography in an Age of Uncertainty
30 Aug– 1Sep
(Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities
3rd After Methods Workshop in Organization Studies