Research Interests

Research Interests

My research spans the areas of organization theory, economic sociology, the sociology of science, and institutional analysis. Copies of selected papers are available here. Download Papers »

Teaching & Coursework

Teaching & Coursework

I teach an array of courses for PhD and masters students, and co-organize two PhD workshops. The most recent syllabi are posted here. Course Materials »

News & Presentations

News & Presentations

My schedule of public talks is posted here, along with links to presentations, videos, and podcasts. View Calendar »

Network Visualizations

Network Visualizations

My students and I have utilized a variety of means to graphically portray networks. Our latest book — John Padgett and W.W. Powell, "The Emergence of Organziations and Markets," features lots of visualizations. Learn More »