OMT Podcast

OMT Podcast

The OMT Podcast series launched in spring 2020.

In this inaugural season of our podcast series, we introduce several members of the Organizational and Management Theory Executive Committee. Our conversations explore how they got to where they are today, the cutting-edge questions they are asking, and what motivates them and their work.

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Season 1, Episode 4: Lori Qingyuan Yue

Lori Yue, Associate Professor in the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

In this final episode of our inaugural season, Lori talks about moving from China to the US and her research on social movements in China. She also discusses cultural differences, stereotypes, and the importance of paying attention to them.

To find out more about Lori Yue, please visit her official faculty profile:

Season 1, Episode 3: Hovig Tchalian

Hovig Tchalian, Assistant Professor at Claremont Graduate University’s Drucker School of Management, in California

In this episode, Hovig relays his somewhat unusual path into academia, how he originally did not want to be an academic, and why he really enjoys being one now. He also discusses how management research relates to the humanities and what scholars in literature could both learn from and contribute to our field.

To find out more about Hovig Tchalian, please visit his official faculty profile:

Season 1, Episode 2: Dalhia Mani

Dalhia Mani, Associate Professor at the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore, India

In this episode, Dalhia talks about family, serendipity and networks. She explains how her research was originally fueled by a conspiracy theory and how she found that this was not supported by her data. She also discusses her experience working in different parts of the world and why she loves being back in India now.

To find out To find out more about Dalhia Mani, please visit her official faculty profile:

Season 1, Episode 1: Marc-David Seidel

Marc-David Seidel, Professor at the UBC Sauder School of Business in Vancouver, Canada

In this episode, Marc-David Seidel talks about his interest in stand-up comedy, how his start-up may have been a unicorn, and questions about technology that he is researching and thinking about.

To find out more about Marc-David Seidel, please visit his official faculty profile: