Advisory Committee

  • Elizabeth Armstrong

    Elizabeth A. Armstrong

    Professor of Organizational Studies, Sociology, and Women's Studies 2016-C Ruthven

    Areas of sexuality, gender, culture, organizations, social movements, and higher education734.764.6324 / elarmstr@umich.edu


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    Wayne Baker

    Sparks Whirpool Corporate Research Professor of Management and Professor of Sociology (by courtesy) P2010 Bus Admin, 1234

    networks and organizations, social capital, economic sociology, and cultural change734.764.2306 / wayneb@umich.edu


  • smgarcia

    Stephen Garcia

    Associate Professor of Organizational Studies and Psychology 2016-G Ruthven

    Decision making, competition, and social comparison.734.615.2561 / smgarcia@umich.edu


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    Howard Kimeldorf

    Professor of Sociology 4105 Sociology

    734.764.5554 / hkimel@umich.edu


  • Fiona Lee

    Fiona Lee

    Professor of Psychology
    Associate Chair, Student Academic Affairs Office
    3251 East Hall

    734.763.3358 / fionalee@umich.edu


  • Mark Mizruchi

    Mark S. Mizruchi

    Barger Family Professor and Director, Organizational Studies
    Professor of Sociology and Ross School of Business
    2016-D Ruthven

    Economic and political behavior of American corporations;Social network analysis;Globalization of American banking;Corporate lobbying activities734.764.6767 / mizruchi@umich.edu


  • Jason Owen-Smith

    Jason Owen-Smith

    Barger Leadership Institute Professor and Director,
    Professor, Organizational Studies and Sociology
    2016-D Ruthven

    Innovation, networks, high technology industries, regional economic development734.764.6767 / jdos@umich.edu


  • Carl Simon

    Carl Simon

    Professor of Economics, Mathematics, Public Policy, Center for Complex Systems, UM Phoenix Energy Institute 4203 Weill Hall

    734.763.3074 / cpsimon@umich.edu