Dr. Avramchuk is Assistant Professor of Management at CSULA, where he coordinates healthcare management and leadership programs and where he received an Outstanding Instructional Innovation award from the College of Business and Economics. He is 2015 Academic Affairs Chair at the Southern California chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT. At the Academy of Management, he was nominated for the 2012 Best Paper Based on a Dissertation award at the Healthcare Management division, won the 2009 Best Global Forum Symposium award from the Management Education and Development division, and has been a board member of the Organization Development and Change division since 2007. His research focuses on compassion in organizations and leadership, and his scholarly work appeared in the Current Topics in Management and the Journal of Contemporary Business Issues, among other outlets. Dr. Avramchuk teaches management and healthcare management courses and enjoys advising students on their professional paths, drawing on his two decades of industry experience, one of which at Kaiser Permanente.