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Kira Schabram
Office: 421
Phone: 206-543-1835

Foster School of Business
University of Washington
Box: 353226
Seattle, WA 98155

Kira Schabram

Assistant Professor of Management


PhD The University of British Columbia (2016)
MSc Concordia University (2010)
BSc University of California, San Diego (2005)
BA University of California, San Diego (2005)

Academic Expertise

organizational behavior

Current Research

Meaningful work/Callings
‘Dark side’ behaviors (deviance, infringement, ostracism)
Morality at work
Dirty work

Selected Publications

  1. Negotiating the challenges of a calling: Emotion and enacted sensemaking in animal shelter work
    Journal Article: Schabram, K. & Maitlis, S., (2017). Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 60(2), pp. 584-609.

Honors and Awards

AOM MSR Interest Group Most Promising Dissertation Award
Paul Chwelos Memorial Award for Outstanding Potential for Teaching Excellence
Uma Sharma Graduate Award for Thesis Research Quality and Imaginativeness
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Joseph-Armand Bombardier Doctoral Grant