Dr. Thomas G. Reio Jr. is an Associate Professor of Adult Education and Human Resource Development in the Department of Leadership and Professional Studies at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Tom earned his PhD in Adult and Continuing Education from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
He is the co-editor of New Horizons in Adult Education and Human Resource Development and the immediate past editor of Human Resource Development Review. He has also served as the Quantitative Methods Editor for Human Resource Development Quarterly in the recent past.
His work has been published in leading journals in education, business, and psychology. These journals include Personality and Individual Differences, The Journal of Genetic Psychology, Educational and Psychological Measurement, Journal of Business and Psychology, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Human Resource Development Quarterly, Journal of Management Development, International Journal of Self-Directed Learning, and Teaching and Teacher Education.
He has authored chapters in the Handbook of Educational Psychology, Emerging Directions in Self-Directed Learning, Teaching and Learning: International Best Practice, and Research on Sociocultural Influences on Motivation and Learning. He has over 16 years of experience as a training and development director, organizational consultant, and operations manager.