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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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
U
niversity 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 12 Alison Wood Brooks
Harvard Business School
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)
November 19 Sarah Thebaud  
UC Santa Barbara
Department of Sociology 
12:00 - 1:15 PM
E247 
(•)

Winter 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

January 14 Sameer Srivastava
UC Berkeley Haas School of Business
(•)
January 28 Matthew Brashears
Cornell University Department of Sociology
(•)
February 4 Christopher Barnes
Foster at the University of Washington
(•)
February 11 Terrence McDonnell
University of Notre Dame Department of Sociology
(•)
February 25 Tom Griffiths
UC Berkeley Department of Psychology
(•)
March 4 Elaine Wong
UC Riverside 
(•)
March 11 Hana Shepherd
Rutgers University, Department of Sociology
(•)

Spring 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

April 8 Adam Kleinbaum
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
(•)
April 15 Drew Carton
The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania 
(•)
April 22 Elizabeth Bruch
University of Michigan Department of Sociology
(•)
May 6 Kevin Lewis
UC San Diego Department of Sociology
(•)