The proseminar is designed to introduce first-year PhD students to faculty research on organizational behavior and organizations and to provide a forum for students to ask faculty how to navigate the various stages of the research process. Faculty members in the division will present one of their own papers and hold a ‘behind the scenes’ discussion of the production process. These stages include finding a research problem, operationalizing the questions posed, research design, data collection, and writing a journal article or dissertation proposal.
Vanessa Burbano is an Assistant Professor of Management in the strategy area at Columbia Business School. She was named to Poets and Quants’ 2019 list of Best 40 Business School Professors Under 40.
Burbano researches the strategic implications of socially responsible and irresponsible firm practices; in particular...