Gary Lemaster, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Department of Leadership and Organizational Psychology

Phone: (626) 815-4674
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Gary Lemaster, Ph.D., is a professor in Azusa Pacific University's School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences. His courses focus on organizational behavior, leading organizational change, and group dynamics. His interests and expertise include leadership, change, organizational culture, and organizational behavior. His professional experience includes serving as director of Employee Development and Worklife Programs for Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space, and manager of Organization Development for Lockheed Martin Astronautics.


  • Ph.D., Organizational Leadership, Regent University (2004)
  • M.S., Human Resource Management and Development, Chapman University (1988)
  • M.Ed., Leadership, North Adams State College (now the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts) (1980)
  • B.A., Psychology, Pasadena College (now Point Loma Nazarene University) (1973)


  • Qualified User, Myers Briggs Type Indicator for Organizational Applications

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Leadership and Organizational Psychology


  • Change
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Culture
  • Organizational Development

Courses Taught

  • LDRS 503 – Organizational Behavior
  • LDRS 534 – Leader as an Agent of Change
  • LDRS 561 – Group and Conflict Issues in Leadership
  • LDRS 595 – Capstone Project in Leadership
  • LDRS 598 – Special Topics