GINA DOKKO

Dokko, GinaGINA DOKKO 
Assistant Professor of Social Networks 
University of California, Davis (USA)

Presentation title
One of us or one of my friends:  How social identity and tie strength shape the creative generativity of boundary-spanning ties

Host
Svetlana Khapova

Date
19 December 2011

Gina Dokko is an Assistant Professor at University of California, Davis.  Her research focuses on organizational theory and behavior, social networks, and technology and innovation. She primarily studies the the portability of human and social capital, and how career histories enable and constrain learning, innovation, performance and social capital for both themselves and their employers.  She has a B.S. and Ph.D. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University.  She has published in Organization Science, Academy of Management Journal and Organization Studies.

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At ABRI, Professor Dokko will present new work on boundary-spanning social network ties and creativity that considers the role of social identity in determining which ties are generative of creative ideas and solutions.