John Van Maanen
Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management
Professor of Organization Studies
John Van Maanen is the Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management and a Professor of Organization Studies at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Van Maanen studies groups of people the old-fashioned way—by living with them. Among the groups he has studied ethnographically are Gloucester fishermen, Disneyland ride operators, U.S. patrol officers, and London detectives and their supervisors …