Research Speakers

Aug
26
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Kyle Dobson

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The University of Texas at Austin
A Transparency Statement Transforms Community-Police Interactions
Aug 26, 2022, 12:00 PM

Kyle Dobson studies how we form authentic connections at work.  Dobson's research examines how organizations often devalue employees’ authenticity to ensure conformity and reduce conflict at the cost of inclusion, engagement, commitment, and performance—in settings from police departments to schools.

Sep
09
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Lyangela Gutierrez

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Postdoctoral Research Associate, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
TBD
Sep 09, 2022 12:00 PM

Lyangela Gutierrez researches factors that impact racial and gender equity in organizations, such as through investigating the unintended consequences of efforts meant to address racial/gender inequity.

Sep
16
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Jieun Pai

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
TBD
Sep 16, 2022 12:00 PM

Jieun Pai researches social hierarchy and conflict resolution to provide insight into how people can satisfy their need for status in teams and organizations harmoniously. 

Sep
23
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Gerald Higginbotham

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Postdoctoral Research Associate, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
TBD
Sep 23, 2022 12:00 PM

Gerald Higginbotham researches the role of culture and identity in education and politics, seeking to provide insight into (a) how history functions as important context that shapes how individuals see themselves and others and (b) how perceptions of history and its consequences are shaped by an individual’s attitudes and group memberships. 

Sep
30
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Tatiana Homonoff

Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy, NYU Wagner
TBD
Sep 30, 2022 12:00 PM

Tatiana Homonoff is an Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service. Her research focuses on identifying areas in which behavioral economics can improve public policy, primarily in the areas of tax policy, program participation, and consumer finance.

Oct
07
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Åsa Löfgren

Associate Professor in Economics, University of Gothenburg
Prices versus Standards: Evidence from an Artefactual Field Experiment on Managerial Investment Behavior
Oct 07, 2022 12:00 PM

Åsa Löfgren is associate professor at the Department of Economics, University of Gothenburg and chairs the Centre for Collective Action Research. Löfgren is an international expert in the area of climate economics; in particular she has focused on climate change and behavioral economics. She is particularly interested in the effect and design of policy instruments, fairness, and industrial investment behavior, such as firms' carbon-reduction investment behavior in response to climate strategies.

Oct
28
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Guy Grossman

Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania
TBD
Oct 28, 2022 12:00 PM

Guy Grossman is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania. His research is in applied political economy, with substantive focus on the intersection of technology and governance, political accountability, forced migration and conflict processes, and a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa and Israel-Palestine.

Nov
18
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Jennifer Carson Marr

Assistant Professor, Management & Organization, Maryland Smith
TBD
Nov 18, 2022 12:00 PM

Jennifer Carson Marr is an Assistant Professor in the Management and Organization Department, at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland. She received her PhD in Organizational Behavior from London Business School.

Professor Marr's research examines the dynamics of status hierarchies and motivational goals.

Dec
02
Faculty Research Speaker Series

Rosalie Pacula

Elizabeth Garrett Chair in Health Policy, Economics, and Law, USC Price
TBD
Dec 02, 2022 12:00 PM

Rosalie Liccardo Pacula PhD holds the Elizabeth Garrett Chair in Health Policy, Economics & Law at the Sol Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California and is a Senior Fellow with the Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics, where she co-directs the RAND-USC Schaeffer Opioid Policy Tools & Information Center of Excellence (OPTIC) in addition to leading numerous National Institute of Health funded studies examining the impact of federal, state and local laws on the supply, demand and access to treatment for intoxicating substances.