Carnegie Mellon University

Collaboration and Conflict Research Lab Members

CCRL members include Tepper School faculty, postdoctoral scholars, and doctoral students.

 

Principal Researchers

Taya Cohen headshot

Taya Cohen

Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory

Areas of Interest: honesty, business ethics, social/personality psychology, conflict & cooperation, negotiations, moral character, morality & unethical behavior, guilt & shame, workplace deviance, interpersonal misconduct

 

Laurie Weingart

Laurie Weingart

Richard M. and Margaret S. Cyert Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory

Areas of Interest: conflict, collaboration, negotiation, teams, gender and non-promotable tasks

Postdoctoral Scholars

Binyamin Cooper

Postdoctoral Fellow, Tepper School of Business

Areas of Interest:  Resilience (exploring why certain individuals are more or less impacted by adversity, and enhancing positive adaptability to challenges at work), interpersonal misconduct (incivility, abusive supervision, micro-aggressions, and discrimination), barriers to honest communication, and critical decision-making.

Kori Krueger

Postdoctoral Fellow, Tepper School of Business

Areas of Interest: interpersonal relationships (particularly romantic relationships), commitment maintenance behaviors, expressivity, responsiveness, responses to threats to relationships, individual difference characteristics that predict behavior towards a relationship partner

Yeonjeong Kim

Postdoctoral Researcher, Tepper School of Business

Areas of Interest: Social perceptions, norms, moral judgments, conflict management and coordination in teams and small groups,  judgment and decision making using crowdsourcing designs

Doctoral Student

Matthew Diabes

Ph.D. Candidate, Organizational Behavior and Theory, Tepper School of Business

Areas of Interest: the formation and management of relationships, communication and coordination processes, interpersonal trust and knowledge-sharing on teams, the organizational value of well-being 

Affiliates

Myriam Beaudry, Ph.D. Candidate in Psychology, University of Ottawa, Vanier Scholar

Elizabeth Ann McGuierPostdoctoral Scholar, University of Pittsburgh