Cornell University

Human Resources Workshops

Program Organizer: Diane Burton

The workshop meets on Tuesdays from 1:15-2:45 in Room 109 Ives Hall unless otherwise noted.

For information on paper availability and the workshop distribution list, please contact Pam Staub at
607-255-5427 or

Spring 2012

Date Speaker
February 14 Rose Batt, Cornell University, ILR School
“Private Equity at Work: Management, Employment, and Sustainability” (pdf)
February 28 Jake Holwerda, Cornell University, ILR School MS/PhD Candidate
"Project Team Mobilization and Team Effectiveness"
March 13 Ozias Moore, Cornell University, ILR School PhD Candidate
"The Effects of Individual and Contextual Factors on the Transfer of Diversity Training"
March 27 Jack Goncalo, Cornell University, ILR School
"Why No One Really Wants Creativity: Biases in the Evaluation of New Ideas"
April 3 Stefan Stuth, Visiting Fellow, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB)Germany
"Occupations and the Risk of Holding Temporary Employment Contracts"
April 10 Chris Riddell, Cornell University, ILR School
"The Short vs. Long-run Effects of Group-based Bonus Plans: Quasi-experimental Evidence from a Manufacturing Firm"
April 23 Julie Wulf, Harvard University
"Who Lives in the C-Suite? Organizational Structure and the Division of Labor in Top Management" (pdf)
(Joint with Economics)
May 1 Lisa Dragoni, Cornell University, ILR School
"Show and Tell: How Formal Mentors Facilitate Job Learning among Newly-Appointed Leaders"