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Harvard Kennedy School faculty disseminate their research in working papers and publications that contribute to public knowledge and fuel policy innovation. This list features recent faculty publications, including journal articles, books, edited volumes, research papers, and public testimony.

Faculty Papers and Publications

Kellerman, Barbara. "Responsible Followership." Responsible Leadership. Ed. Nicola M. Pless and Thomas Maak. Springer, 2020.
Kellerman, Barbara. Professionalizing Leadership. Oxford University Press, 2018.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Leadership and Lactation." Women’s Leadership Journeys: Attributes, Style, and Impact. Ed. Sherylle Tan and Lisa DeFrank-Cole. Routledge, 2018.
Kellerman, Barbara. "The Importance of Being Expert – Contextually Expert." The European Business Review (January/February 2017).
Kellerman, Barbara, and Deborah L. Rhode. "Women at the Top: The Pipeline as Pipe Dream." About Campus 21.6 (January 2017): 11-18.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Consequences of Context: Political Leadership and Followership." The Routledge Companion to Leadership. Ed. Storey, John, Jean Hartley, Jean-Louis Denis, Paul'T. Hart, and David Ulrich. Routledge, 2017, 309-318.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Leadership-It's a System, Not a Person!" Daedalus 145.3 (Summer 2016): 83-94.
Posner, Eric A., Michele L. Swers, Robert Elgie, Eugene Huskey, Barbara Kellerman, and Alfred Stepan. "On Political Leadership." Journal of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences (2016).
Kellerman, Barbara. "The Heart of Darkness." More than Managing: The Relentless Pursuit of Effective Jewish Leadership. Ed. Hoffmann, Rabbi Lawrence A.. Jewish Lights Publishing, 2016, 31-34.
Kellerman, Barbara. Hard Times: Leadership in America. Stanford University Press, 2014.
Kellerman, Barbara, and Deborah Rhode. "Women at the Top: The Pipeline Reconsidered." Women and Leadership in Higher Education. Ed. Karen Longman and Susan Madsen. Information Age Publishing, 2014.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Limits on Leadership." Capitol Ideas. July/August 2014.
Kellerman, Barbara. The End of Leadership. HarperCollins, 2012.
Kellerman, Barbara, ed. Leadership: Essential Selections on Power, Authority and Influence. McGraw Hill, 2010.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Don’t Drink Yet to New ‘Year of the Woman’." Bloomberg, June 10, 2010.
Kellerman, Barbara. The Ties That Bind. The Jossey-Bass Reader on Nonprofit and Public Leadership. Ed. James L. Perry. Jossey-Bass, 2009, 34.
Kellerman, Barbara. "The Internet and Americans' Resistance to Leadership." U.S. News and World Report. November 4, 2009.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Leadership Malpractice." BusinessWeek, November 25, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Barack Obama's Election Culminates the Year of the Follower." US News and World Report. November 14, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. "The Importance of Doing Nothing: The Case of Nazi Germany." Leadership as a Vocation. Ed. Guido Houben and Tim M. Rusche. Nomos, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Is Michelle Obama the Next Hillary?" Forward.com. July 10, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. Followership: How Followers are Creating Change and Changing Leaders. Harvard Business School Press, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Followers Wield Power in the Workplace, Too." Dallas Morning News, January 9, 2008.
Kellerman, Barbara. "What Every Leader Needs to Know about Followers." Harvard Business Review (December 2007).
Kellerman, Barbara. "Followers Flex Their Muscles." U.S. News & World Report (November 19, 2007).
Rhode, Deborah L., and Barbara Kellerman. "Women and Leadership: The State of Play." Women and Leadership: The State of Play and Strategies for Change. Ed. Barbara Kellerman and Deborah L. Rhode. Jossey-Bass, 2007, 1.
Kellerman, Barbara, and Deborah L. Rhode, eds. Women and Leadership: The State of Play and Strategies for Change. Jossey-Bass, 2007.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Behind Closed Doors." Forbes.com October 16, 2006.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Public Displays of Bad 'Leadership.'" Forbes.com September 11, 2006.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Back to Basics." Forbes.com August 7, 2006.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Leaders and Followers." Forbes.com July 6, 2006.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Men Behaving Badly." Forbes.com May 26, 2006.
Kellerman, Barbara. "When Should a Leader Apologize -- and When Not?" Harvard Business Review (April 2006).
Kellerman, Barbara. "Yin and Yang of Leadership in China." Compass Fall 2005: 5.
Kellerman, Barbara. "These Leaders Get the Respect They Deserve." Washington Post, April 17, 2005: B03.
Kellerman, Barbara. "How Bad Leadership Happens." Leader to Leader Winter 2005.
Kellerman, Barbara. Bad Leadership: What It Is, How It Happens, Why It Matters. Harvard Business School Press, 2004.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Leadership: Warts and All." Harvard Business Review (January 2004).
Kellerman, Barbara, and Deborah L. Rhode. "Viable Options: Rethinking Women and Leadership." Compass: A Journal of Leadership Fall 2004.
Gergen, David, and Barbara Kellerman. "Public Leaders: Riding a New Tiger." For the People: Can We Fix Public Service? Ed. John D. Donahue and Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Brookings Institution, 2003.
Kellerman, Barbara. "For the People: Can We Fix Public Service?" The Difference "Difference" Makes: Women and Leadership. Ed. Deborah L. Rhode. Stanford University Press, 2002.
Kellerman, Barbara. "Required Reading." Harvard Business Review (December 2001).
Kellerman, Barbara, and Scott Webster. "The Recent Literature on Public Leadership: Reviewed and Considered." Leadership Quarterly (December 2001).