It is my pleasure to announce the results of this year’s INFORMS/Organization Science Dissertation Proposal Competition. The eight finalists presented their dissertation proposals to a distinguished panel of judges at the INFORMS Annual Conference in Houston, TX. The judges selected a winner and a runner-up based on quality, potential contribution, and innovativeness.
The winner of the 2017 INFORMS Dissertation Proposal Competition is:
University of Chicago, Sociology
The Linguistic Relativity of Collective Cognition and Group Performance
The runner-up of the 2017 INFORMS Dissertation Proposal Competition is: