Welcome to the MIT Sloan Organization Studies Group’s (“OSG”) Spring 2012 seminar series.
All seminars will be held in E62-350 from Noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursdays. Lunch will be provided at 12:00 p.m. If they become available, abstracts or papers for the seminars will be posted below.
Barbara Lawrence, Professor of Human Resources and Organizational Behavior, UCLA Anderson School of Management
Are We There Yet? The Effect of the Probability of Leaving on the Eventual Percent of Women in an Academic Department
|February 16||Lotte Bailyn, Professor of Management and T. Wilson (1953) Professor of Management, emerita., MIT Sloan School of Management and John Van Maanen, Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management and Professor of Organization Studies, MIT Sloan School of Management
OSG in Retrospect
Professors Bailyn, Van Maanen, Gordon, and Kolb will reminisce about the old times.
Valerie Gauthier, Visiting Associate Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management
From Relational to Sense leadership with Savoir-Relier (SR): leading in complexity
|March 1||Adam Galinsky, Morris and Alice Kaplan Professor of Ethics and Decision in Management, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management
The Power of Alternatives: How Counterfactual Thinking Creates Meaning, Perspective-Taking Manages Diversity, and Multicultural Experiences Produces Innovation
|March 8||Community Meeting|
|March 15||Kate Parrot, PhD, MIT Sloan School of Management|
|April 5||Jim Detert, Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, Cornell University, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Voice flows to and around leaders: Understanding when units are helped or hurt by employee voice
|April 12||Gianpiero Petriglieri, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, INSEAD
Fast tracks and inner journeys: Adaptive and exploratory identity work pathways towards portable selves for contemporary careers
|April 19||Laurie Weingart, Carnegie Bosch Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Teams, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business
Employee Conflict, Intensity, and Emotions in a Senior Living Facility
|April 26||Susan Perkins, Visiting Assistant Professor of Organization Studies and Assistant Professor of Management and Organizations, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management
Fit to Lead? The Role of Female National Leaders in Modern Times
|May 3||Brian Uzzi, Richard L. Thomas Distinguished Professor of Leadership and Organizational Change, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
1) Tracking Traders’ Understanding of the Market Using e-Communication Data
2) Synchronicity, instant messaging, and performance among financial traders
|May 10||Julia DiBenigno, PhD, MIT Sloan School of Management
Jurisdictional Faultlines: Demographic Alignment and Cross-Occupational Collaboration in Two Hospital Units
|May 17||Community Meeting|
|May 24||Ronald Burt, Hobart W. Williams Professor of Sociology and Strategy, The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Network-related personality and the agency question: multi-role evidence from a virtual world
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Past OSG Seminar Schedules