CORE Seminars

  • Perry-Smith Core Speaker Series AbstractThe Colloquium on Organizational Research Excellence seminar series — held at the Darden School of Business and the McIntire School of Commerce — showcases cutting edge research from multiple disciplines that directly informs managerial action and organizational performance. 

    Please contact Karen Morris at MorrisK@darden.virginia.edu or +1-434-924-7340 if you have questions. 

    Here's a look at some of our spring 2015 seminars:

    Friday, 20 February 

    Jim Detert, Cornell University, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management 

    "Workplace Courage: Good Stories and Good Social Science Construct?"

    Abstract 

    CV 

    Host: Scott Snell 

    Friday, 6 March

    12:00–1:30 p.m. Faculty Office Building 294

    Jill Perry-Smith, Emory University, Goizueta Business School

    "Social Network Ties Beyond Non-Redundancy: An Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Knowledge Content and Tie Strength on Creativity"

    Abstract

    Host: Martin Davidson

    Here's a look at some of our 2014 seminars: 

    Friday, 26 September 

    David Mayer, University of Michigan, Ross School of Business 

    "Do We Want Business Leaders to be Ethical?" 

    Abstract 

    CV 

    Host: Bobby Parmar 

    Friday, 21 November 

    Martine Haas, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School 

    "Which Problems to Solve?" 

    Abstract 

    CV 

    Host: Melissa Thomas-Hunt