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Rebecca Evan

  • Assistant Professor
  • Assistant Professor - summer


  • Doctor of Business Administration,
    Metropolitan State University
  • Master of Public Administration,
    Drake University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studi
    California State University-Hayward

Recent and upcoming courses

Spring 2022

Summer 2022

Fall 2022


Rebecca "Becky" Evan joined the College of Management as an Assistant Professor of Management in 2019. 

Prior to Metropolitan State University, Evan held roles at Target and Cargill in Human Resources in addition to non-profit roles focused on advancing human rights.

Evan holds a bachelor's degree in liberal arts from California State University, East Bay, a master's degree in public administration with an emphasis on executive leadership from Drake University, and a doctorate of business administration (DBA) from Metropolitan State University. She has presented at numerous conferences and invited talks about diversity, equity, and inclusion in organizations.

Research Interests: Enhancing organization's diversity, equity, and inclusion programs. I’m especially interested in breaking concrete and glass ceilings so women and people of color can flourish in leadership positions.


Fashant, C. and Evan, R.J. (2020). Motivations for Volunteerism. Journal of Organizational Psychology.

Evan, R.J. (2019). Queering executive presence. Journal of Critical Thought and Praxis, 8(2).