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Date/Time Location Speaker Title

Monday, March 18, 2024

1:30 - 2:45 PM

Gold Hall B-313

Jessica Huisi Li

University of Washington

Turning Team Failure into Success: Status Differentiation Moderates Team Willingness to Add High-Status Members

Thursday, March 28, 2024
12:15 - 1:30 p.m.
Gold Hall B-301

Adam Galinsky


Are Many Sex/Gender Differences Really Power Differences?

Friday, April 5, 2024

12:15 - 1:30 p.m.

Location TBA

Erika Kirgios

Chicago Booth

Co-sponsored by Behavioral Decision Making (BDM)


Friday, May 10, 2024
12:15 - 1:30 p.m.

Cornell Hall


Randall Peterson

London Business School

Date Speaker Title
September 23, 2022 Lisa Leslie
Happy Talk: Is Common Diversity Rhetoric Effective Diversity Rhetoric?
December 2, 2022 Edward Chang
Concrete diversity goals can attract historically marginalized applicants, but hiring managers resist using them.
December 9, 2022 Geoff Cohen
Belonging: A social-psychological approach to inclusion
February 3, 2023 Beth Bechky
Protecting occupational integrity: The culture of anticipation in a crime laboratory
February 10, 2023 Nour Kteily
Hierarchy Redux? An Experimental Simulation Examining how Formerly Oppressed Groups Behave after Gaining Power
Phil Tetlock
Co-sponsored by BDM and Psychology Dept.
Barbara Mellers
Co-sponsored by BDM and Psychology Dept.
April 14, 2023 Lauren Rivera
Not in My Schoolyard: Disability Discrimination in Educational Access. Co-sponsored by BDM
October 22, 2021 Mina Cikara
Causes and consequences of coalitional cognition
April 08, 2022 Rachel Arnett
U Penn Wharton
Uniting Through Differences: Rich Cultural-Identity Expression as a Conduit to Inclusion
April 29, 2022 Julia Lee
University of Michigan
Compassion Fatigue as a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Believing Compassion Is Limited Increases Fatigue and Decreases Compassion
May 13, 2022 Juliana Shroeder
Berkeley Haas
The Social Consequences of Mistaken Assumptions About Other Minds
May 20, 2022 Lisa Leslie
NYU Stern
This talk rescheduled for Fall 2022
May 17, 2019 Loran Nordgren The (constrained) Strength of Behavioral Interventions
April 12, 2019 Thomas Mussweiler Social Comparison: Ubiquity and Flexibility of a Basic Mechanism.
April 5, 2019 Ya-Ru Chen My Boss is Younger, Less Educated, and Has a Shorter Tenure: Interactive Effect of Status (In)congruence and Supervisor Competence on Subordinates' Fairness Perception and Work Motivation.
February 22, 2019 Nathaneal Fast Humans Judge, Technologies Nudge: Behavior Tracking and the Future of Work.
12/07/2018 Alice Lee (Faculty recruitment Candidate) More than Cheap Talk: How, When, and Why Accounts Matter in Social Exchange
12/05/2018 Allie Feldberg (Faculty recruitment Candidate) Butchers, Bakers, and Barcharts: How digitized information affects gender differences in performance
12/03/2018 Julianna Pillemer (Faculty recruitment Candidate) Bounded authenticity: The paradox of being genuine in professional interactions
11/28/2018 Sherry Wu (Faculty recruitment Candidate) Having a voice in your group: Field experiments on behavioral and attitudinal effects
09/28/2018 Li Huang
To Thine Own Self Be True, Or Others Would Seem False Too: Personal Inauthenticity Increases Cynical Disillusion
02/22/2018 Nathanael (Nate) Fast
USC Marshall
Humans Judge, Technologies Nudge: Behavior Tracking and the Future of Work.
02/01/2018 Batia Wisenfeld
NYU Stern
Cognitive Flexibility and Seeing the Forest or the Trees: A Construal Level Analysis of Employee Selection, Organizational Change and Entrepreneurial Funding.
05/19/2017 Ya-Ru Chen (Cornell) Speaker Series
05/12/2017 Flannery Stevens (University of Utah) Speaker Series
04/28/2017 Emily Bianchi (Emory) Speaker Series
04/14/2017 Eric Anicich (USC) Speaker Series
03/10/2017 Andrew Knight (Washington University in St. Louis) Speaker Series
02/24/2017 Madeline Heilman (NYU; UCLA Anderson Visiting Scholar) Speaker Series
11/15/2016 Christopher Bryan (Booth) A Case for a Return to Lewinian Action Research
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11/14/2016 Eugene Caruso (Booth) Egocentric Ethics
10/31/2016 Sreedhari Desai (UNC - Chapel Hil) Gender Congruent Contexts and Counter-stereotypical Exemplars: Women as Risk Seekers
10/28/2016 Hengchen Dai (Olin) Fresh Starts: A Double-Edged Sword
10/10/2016 Jane Risen (Booth) Believing What We Know Isn't So: Acquiescence to Superstitious Beliefs and Other Powerful Intuitions
10/07/2016 Rachel Ruttan (NYU) The Instrumental Use of Sacred Values
05/05/2016 David Mayer (Univ. Mich Ross) Is Business a Moral Domain?
04/29/2016 Steven Blader (NYU Stern) Status and its functions: Implications for social regulation, the self-concept, and subjective well-being
03/18/2016 Katy DeCelles (rotman, Univ. of Toronto) Whitened Résumés: Race and Self-Presentation in the Labor Market.
02/26/2016 Sarah townsend (USC Marshall) N/A
02/26/2016 Samir Nurmohamed (UPenn Wharton) Against the odds: Can low expectations foster success?
11/20/2015 Dolly Chugh (NYU Stern) Bounded Ethicality
11/06/2015 Daniel Cable (London Business School) Putting your Best Self to Work: How Best-Self Activation Influences Emotions, Physiology, and Employment Relationships
10/30/2015 Nour Kteily (Northwestern Kellogg) The Darker Demons of our Nature: Exploring the Prevalence, Potency, and Roots of Blatant Dehumanization
04/03/2015 Barbara Lawrence (UCLA Anderson) Demographic Inertia and Increasing the Percentage of Women in University Departments
04/10/2015 Modupe Akinola (Columbia Business School) It's Good to Be the King: Neurobiological Benefits of Higher Social Standing
04/24/2015 Gerardo Okhuysen (Paul Merage School of Business) Where we begin and where we end: The use of abduction for generating explanation and theorizing in organizations and management research
05/08/2015 Susan Perkins (Kellogg School of Management) Can Female Leaders Mitigate the Negative Effects of Racial Diversity? National Leaders and Structural Shifts