Organizational Behavior Seminars

OB Seminars will be held on Wednesdays from 12:00- 1:15 pm, unless otherwise indicated. Should you have any questions please contact our seminar organizers Amir Goldberg, and Kristin Laurin.

Please select the Meet the Speaker link below (•) to view the current schedule or e-mail Miriam Torres for an appointment (GSB faculty only).

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Winter 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

January 7 Michelle Duguid 
Washington University in St. Louis 
Consequences of Value Threat: The Influence of helping women on female solos’ preference for Female Candidates

12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 

(•)
January 14 Sameer Srivastava 
UC Berkeley Haas School of Business
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
January 21 Charles Carver
University of Miami, Department of Psychology 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
January 28 Matthew Brashears 
Cornell University Department of Sociology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
February 4 Christopher Barnes
Foster at the University of Washington
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
February 11 Terrence McDonnell 
University of Notre Dame Department of Sociology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
February 18 Anuj Shah
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
February 25 Tom Griffiths
UC Berkeley Department of Psychology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
March 4 Elaine Wong
UC Riverside 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
March 11 Hana Shepherd 
Rutgers University, Department of Sociology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)

Spring 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

April 1 Jay van Bavel 
New York University  
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
April 8 Adam Kleinbaum
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
April 15 Drew Carton
The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
April 22 Elizabeth Bruch
University of Michigan Department of Sociology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
April 29 Leigh Tost 
University of Michigan Ross School of Business 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
May 6 Kevin Lewis 
UC San Diego Department of Sociology
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)

Fall 2014

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

September 24 Sarah Cowan  
NYU
Department of Sociology
Secrets and Misperceptions: The Creation of Self-Fulfilling Illusions  12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
October 1 Tamar Kreps
(Stanford GSB)
The Puzzle of Ethical Leadership: How Do Leaders Communicate Moral Conviction, and What Are Its Consequences? 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
October 8 Sharad Goel
Stanford MS&E
Do-not-track and the Economics of Third-Party Advertising (Abstract 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
October 15 Peter Belmi
(Stanford GSB) 
Who Wants to Get to the Top? Class and Lay Theories About Power 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
October 22 Adina Sterling
Washington University in St Louis
Olin Business School 
On Level Ground? Gender, Trial Employment, and Initial Salaries in Organizations 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
Ocotber 27 Sam Yam
University of Washington 
Why So Serious? Experimental and Field Evidence that Morality and a Sense of Humor are Psychologically Incompatible
12:00 - 1:15 PM
W332 
October 29 Taya Cohen 
Carnegie Mellon University
Tepper School of Business  
Moral character: What it is and what it does (Abstract 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
October 30 Michal Kosinski
University of Cambridge
Private Traits and Attributes are Predictable from Digital Records of Human Behavior 12:00 - 1:15 PM
W332
November 5 Felipe Csaszar
University of Michigan
Ross School of Business 
Bridging the Gulf Between Executive Characteristics and Organizational Outcomes: The Intertwined Roles of Cognition, Aggregation 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247
(•)
November 6 Lauren Human
University of British Columbia 
To Thine Own Self Be True: Psychological Adjustment Promotes Judgeability via Personality-Behavior Congruence 12:00 - 1:15 PM
W332
November 10 Tage Rai
UCLA 
Corporations are cyborgs: Organizations elicit anger but not sympathy when they can think but cannot feel 12:00 - 1:15 PM
P321 
November 12 Alison Wood Brooks
Harvard Business School
Get Excited: Reappraising Pre-Performance Anxiety as Excitement 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
November 17 Mathijs de Vaan
Columbia University
When Drugs Kill: Cognitive Structure in the Production of Evidence 12:00 - 1:15 PM
W332 
November 18 Justin Berg
University of Pennsylvania
Balancing on the Creative High-Wire: Forecasting the Success of Novel Ideas in Organizations 12:00 - 1:15 PM
M110 
November 18 Jose Uribe
Columbia University 
A Network Filter for Social Leaning Evidence from Security Analysts' Forecasting Accuracy 1:30 - 2:45 PM
W332 
November 19 Sarah Thebaud  
UC Santa Barbara
Department of Sociology 
Status Beliefs and the Spirit of Capitalism: Accounting for Gender Biases in Entrepreneurship and Innovation 12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
November 21 Mabel Abraham
MIT 
Explaining Unequal Returns to Social Capital Among Entrepreneurs 12:00 - 1:15 PM
W332