EMERGENT LEADER By N., Sam M.S. - 71 The person who naturally becomes the leader of the group. See leadership emergence. EMERGENT LEADER: "Joe became the emergent leader in the workplace group." Related Psychology Terms Hitler and Conformity Evaluation of a Quantitative Study ATTRIBUTION THEORY OF LEADERSHIP ADOLESCENCE (Theories) FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) WHITE, WILLIAM ALANSON (1870- 1937) LEADERSHIP EMERGENCE SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) KORSAKOFF’S SYNDROME (Amne- sic-Confabulatory Syndrome) AUTHORITARIAN LEADER Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EMERGENT LEADER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/emergent-leader/ (accessed January 28, 2023).