Faculty Co-Director - Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society
Professor of Education and (by courtesy) Sociology, Organizational Behavior, Management Science and Engineering, Communication, and Public Policy, Stanford University
Current Postdoctoral Fellows Working with Me
Valeska Korff (Ph.D., Sociology, University of Groningen)
Maja Lotz (assistant professor, Copenhagen Business School)
Current Ph.D. Students on the Market
Dan Wang, Sociology; Kaisa Snellman, Sociology (post-doctoral fellow, Kennedy School, Harvard)
- Read Dan Wang’s “Is There a Canon in Economic Sociology?”, Accounts, Winter 2012.
Related Organizations and Partners
Interesting Sites for News and Debates
Speaking Engagements, 2011-2013
Nov 4, 2013 — Finnish Society of Science and Letters Jubilee Symposium, Helsinki
June 17, 2013 — The Robustness of Multiplex Networks, at Cambridge Centre for Risk Studies, 4th Risk Summit, University of Cambridge Judge Business School
June 7, 2013 — Between Cross-Purposes and Convergence: The Proto-Institutionalization of Nonprofit Performance Measurement, at Conference on Advancing Good Governance in International Development, University of Oxford
April 29, 2013 — The Problem of Emergence, London School of Economics
April 25, 2013 — The Problem of Emergence, Said Business School, University of Oxford
March 18, 2013 — From Contestation to Convergence: The Proto-Institutionalization of Nonprofit Performance Metrics, Stanford-Peking University conference to commemorate the first anniversary of the Stanford PKU Center in Beijing
May 17, 2013 — Social Poisedness and Organizational Emergence: From Civic Order to Professional Philanthropy in 19th-Century New York City, Judge School of Management, University of Cambridge
July 9, 2012 – University of Hamburg, Workshop on Networked Governance
July 5, 2012 – European Group for Organizations Studies, Helsinki
June 21, 2012 – International Association for Chinese Management Research, Hong Kong. Keynote address – Amphibious Entrepreneurs and the Emergence of Organizational Forms. Download the presentation.
May 3-4, 2012 – Lectures at Columbia University in Honor of Harrison White. Flyer.
March 15, 2012 – 8th Annual New Institutionalism conference, ESADE Business School, Barcelona.
March 8, 2012 – University of New South Wales, Sydney.
February 20, 2012 – Carnegie Mellon University.
February 16, 2012 – NYU Law School, Colloquium on Innovation Policy.
November 20, 2011 – Kyoto University.
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