Conferences/Programs

Davis Conference on Qualitative Research 2018

Chaired by Professor Kimberly Elsbach, the 2018 Davis Conference on Qualitative Research features guests from around the world.

March 23–25, 2018

Afternoon: Check in to hotel in Davis
Hyatt Place UC Davis
173 Old Davis Road Extension
Davis, CA 95616, USA
Phone: +1 530 756-9500 Fax: +1 530 297-6900

6:45 p.m. — Meet in Hotel Lobby to leave for dinner in Davis, Seasons Restaurant

Saturday, March 24, 2018

7:45 a.m.— Meet in hotel lobby to walk to Business School

8:00-8:15 a.m. — Welcome and continental breakfast

8:15-9:00 a.m. — Paper 1 – At the Crossroads: The Intersections of Hiring and Job Design Processes in Startups — Lisa Cohen, McGill University

Five-minute break

9:05-9:50 a.m. — Paper 2 – Organizational Impacts of Crowdsourcing: What Happens with “Not Invented Here” Ideas? —Natalia Levina, Stern School of Business, New York University

Five-minute break

9:55-10:40 a.m. — Paper 3 – There’s More to Life than (Meaningful) Work: How Employees Navigate Emotionally Consequential Career Decisions — Carrie Oelberger, University of Minnesota

Five-minute break

10:45-11:30 a.m. — Paper 4 – Constructing and Governing ‘Quality’ Healthcare — Kathleen H. Pine, Arizona State University, and Melissa Mazmanian, UC Irvine

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. LUNCH

12:30-1:15 p.m.  Paper 5 – Awareness of Hostility Towards Women at Work: The Case of Journalism — Erin Reid, McMaster University

Five-minute break

1:20-2:05 p.m. — Paper 6 – Perceptions of Justice and Identity by “Exterior Employees” — Nathan Tong, Hartford University

5 minute break

2:10-2:55 p.m. — Paper 7– Hierarchical Control of Action Opportunities: Evidence from Flash Organizations — Melissa Valentine, Stanford University

Five-minute break

3:00-3:45 p.m. — Paper 8– Rebuilding Relational Contracts to Implement Evidence-Based Algorithms in a U.S. Hospital  — Katherine C. Kellogg, MIT

4:00 p.m.  Depart for Napa, wine tasting and dinner (vans provided)

4:45 p.m. — Check in to Silverado Resort and Spa, 1600 Atlas Peak Road, Napa, CA 94558; (707) 257-0200 silveradoresort.com

6 p.m. Dinner at the Silverado Resort

Sunday, March 25, 2018

On your own in Napa
Morning van to Sacramento Airport