Previous Organization Studies Seminars

See below for a list of recent seminars hosted by Organization Studies.

Seminar Title / Other Information
May 8, 2014 The Effects of Peripheral but Self-revealing Similarities on Improving and Sustaining Interracial Relationships

Joe Magee - Associate Professor of Management, NYU Wagner

Apr 10, 2014 The Decline of Whiteness and the Rise of the Tea Party

Robb Willer - Associate Professor, Stanford University

Mar 20, 2014 Fates of Cooperative and Mutual Enterprise Systems in the Neoliberal Era: Mutual Banks, Community and Conversions to Stock Corporations in the US

Marc Schneiberg - John C. Pock Professor of Sociology, Reed College

Mar 6, 2014 The Work-Family Narrative as a Social Defense: Explaining the Persistence of Gender Inequality in Organizations

Robin Ely - Diane Doerge Wilson Professor of Business Administration, Senior Associate Dean for Culture and Community, Harvard Business School

Feb 13, 2014 Capability Erosion Dynamics

Dr. Hazhir Rahmandad Visiting Associate Professor, MIT Sloan; Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Dec 5, 2013 Emily Truelove

PhD Candidate, Organization Studies Group, MIT Sloan School of Management

Nov 21, 2013 Interdisciplinarity in Practice: A Case of a Nanotechnology Research Center

Sarah Kaplan - Visiting Scholar, MIT Sloan School of Management; Associate Professor of Strategic Management, Rotman School of Management

Nov 14, 2013 Being Seen and Going Unnoticed: Reconceptualizing Workers as Actors of Surveillance

Michel Anteby - Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Nov 7, 2013 Trust Under Fire: The Social Construction of Trustworthiness Among Firefighters

Michael Pratt - O’Connor Family Professor; Ph.D. Director; Management and Organization Department Fellow; Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics; Boston College Carroll School of Management

Oct 31, 2013 Stress and leadership: Studies of testosterone and cortisol in elite government and military leaders

Jennifer S. Lerner - Professor of Public Policy and Management, Harvard Kennedy School

Oct 17, 2013 Standards Bearers: Engineers and the Industrial Standardization Movement 1900-Present

JoAnne Yates - Sloan Distinguished Professor of Management, MIT Sloan School of Management

Oct 3, 2013 Measuring the Pulse of an Organization

Modupe Akinola - MLK Visiting Scholar, MIT Sloan School of Management; Assistant Professor, Columbia Business School

Sep 19, 2013 Stretch Goals and Distribution of Performance

John Sterman - Jay W. Forrester Professor of Management; Director, MIT System Dynamics Group; MIT Sloan School of Management

Sep 12, 2013 Community Meeting

Please join the Organization Studies Group for a community meeting at the beginning of the school year.