Carnegie Mellon University

Sae-Seul  Park

Sae-Seul Park

Ph.D. Student, Tepper School of Business

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Areas of Study

Organizational Behavior and Theory


  • Carnegie Mellon University – M.S. (Organizational Behavior and Theory) - 2019
  • Seoul National University – M.A. (International Commerce/Economics) - 2017
  • Seoul National University – B.B.A (Business Administration) - 2013


Strategic human capital, knowledge transfer, organizational theory, networks, performance, microfoundations of strategy


Publications and Papers Under Review
The Mechanisms and Components of Knowledge Transfer within Organizations. Organization Science, 33(3): 1232-1249.
(author(s): Linda Argote, Jerry Guo, Sae-Seul Park, Oliver Hahl)

How Individual Regulators Contribute to the (Under)Performance of Regulatory Firms: Evidence from Microdata. Revise & Resubmit at Strategic Management Journal.
(author(s): Sae-Seul Park, Oliver Hahl, Sunkee Lee)

Research in Progress
How Performance Incentives Impact Networks, Content, and Utilization of Shared Knowledge: Evidence from Digital Trace Data. Job Market Paper.

Are Knowledge Sharing and Learning Tradeoffs? Linking Performance Incentives with Digital Information Systems Usage.

Learning Like a Pro: Individual Learning Responses to Industry Shocks (w/ Oliver Hahl.)

Biting the Hand That Feeds? How Organizational Training Influences Productivity and Labor Market Mobility in a Developing Country.


  • Strategic Management Society - Finalist, Strategic Human Capital Interest Group Best Paper Prize; Nominee, Best Conference Paper Prize; Nominee, Best PhD Paper Prize (2022)
  • Carnegie Mellon University Center for Organizational Learning, Knowledge, and Innovation Research Support (2022)
  • Carnegie Mellon University Gerald R. Salancik Doctoral Fellowship Award (2022)
  • Strategic Management Society - Nominee, Best Conference Paper Prize; Nominee, Best Research Methods Prize (2021)
  • Carnegie Mellon University Henry J. Gailliot Presidential Fellowship (2020-2021)
  • Litzenberger Family Fund, Litzenberger Family Foundation (2020)
  • Graduate Student Assembly / Provost Conference Funding (2019)
  • Center for Behavioral and Decision Research Grant (2018)