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

Curriculum vitae:

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

Kira Schabram

Assistant Professor of Management

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Education

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

compassion
meaningful work
ostracism
teamwork
trust

Current Research

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

Selected Publications

  1. Honor among thieves: The interaction of team and member deviance on trust in the team
    Journal Article:Schabram K., Robinson S.L. & Cruz K.S., (in press). Journal of Applied Psychology,
  2. 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

2018 Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
2018 Foster UBC Management and Entrepreneurship Faculty of the Year award
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Joseph-Armand Bombardier Doctoral Grant
Uma Sharma Graduate Award for Thesis Research Quality and Imaginativeness
Paul Chwelos Memorial Award for Outstanding Potential for Teaching Excellence
AOM MSR Interest Group Most Promising Dissertation Award