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Nancy Lam  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Education:

  • Ph.D. Organizational Behavior, New York University, Stern School of Business, 2009
  • Master Philosophy in Management , New York University , 2006
  • B.A. University of California, Berkeley

Teaching Experience:

  • Assistant Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (2010 - Present)
  • Assistant Professor - Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont Graduate School (2009 - 2010)

Awards:

  • Pitching, Testing and Fishing: Managerial Voice Propagation Across Hierarchies. - Best Paper (Management track), the 3rd Annual American Business Research Conference (2011)
  • The lens and language of power: Sensemaking and communication in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina - Outstanding Empirical Paper Award, Eastern Academy of Management Annual Meeting (2008)
    (with F. Milliken, J. Magee, and D. Menezes)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • Stopping the flow of novel employee communication: Managerial voice propagation and time pressure. Lam, Nancy (paper)
    Academy of Management, San Antonio, TX
    (2011)
  • Pitching, Testing and Fishing: Managerial Voice Propagation Across Hierarchies. Lam, Nancy (paper)
    3rd Annual American Business Research Conference, New York, NY
    (2011)
  • Passing the baton: Examining the facilitating and inhibiting factors of managerial voice as propagation of employee improvement-oriented voice. Lam, Nancy (paper)
    Academy of Management, Chicago, IL
    (2009)
  • Asking about speaking up: Exploring the complex and dynamic process of employee voice and silence (Showcase symposium). Lam, Nancy (panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
    Academy of Management, Anaheim, CA
    (2008)
  • Propagating the Initiative: Supervisor as Voice Conduit and the Upward Pitching of Ideas.. Lam, Nancy (paper)
    European Group for Organizational Studies conference
    (2007)
  • Lam, Nancy (paper)
    Academy of Management Conference

Presentation

  • Typology of employee improvement-oriented voice: Exploring what employees suggest to understand how managers pass on employee voice. Lam, Nancy (other-peer-reviewed paper )
    Global Conference on Business and Finance
    (January 2012)

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Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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