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András Tilcsik


    András Tilcsik

    Associate Professor of Strategic Management

    Degrees: Ph.D., Harvard University
    A.M., Harvard University
    A.B., Harvard College
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    András Tilcsik has been recognized as one of the 40 under 40 best business school professors in the world and one of the 30 management thinkers most likely to shape the future of how organizations are managed and led. His research on work and organizations has received awards from the Academy of Management and the American Sociological Association, and has been highlighted in The Economist, The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. His forthcoming book Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It (Penguin Press, 2018) has received the Bracken Bower Prize from The Financial Times and McKinsey and Company. András teaches a course on catastrophic failure in organizations and has received teaching awards from the Rotman School, Harvard University, and the United Nations.


    Academic Positions

    2017-  Canada Research Chair in Strategy, Organizations, and Society; Rotman School of Management
    2017-  Associate Professor of Strategic Management; Rotman School of Management
    2012-2016  Assistant Professor of Strategic Management; Rotman School of Management
    2015-  Fellow; Michael Lee-Chin Family Institute for Corporate Citizenship

    Selected Publications - Papers

    Selected Publications - Books and Chapters

    Academic / Professional Service

    2017-  Consulting Editor; American Journal of Sociology
    2017-  Editorial Board member; Academy of Management Review
    2015-  Editorial Board member; Administrative Science Quarterly
    2014-  Editorial Board member; Academy of Management Journal

    Honors and Awards

    2018  Roger Martin Award for Excellence in Research; Rotman School of Management
    2017 and 2015  W. Richard Scott Award for Distinguished Scholarship; American Sociological Association (OOW Section)
    2017  Distinguished Article Award; American Sociological Association (S&G Section)
    2017  Saroj Parasuraman Award; Academy of Management
    2017  Thinkers50 Radar list of the 30 management thinkers in the world most likely to shape the future of how organizations are managed and led
    2016  Change Agents: Canada's Next Generation of Business Leaders; Canadian Business
    2016  40 Under 40 Most Outstanding Business School Professors; Poets & Quants
    2016  Best Course on Disaster Risk Management in a Business School; The United Nations - UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
    2015  Bracken Bower Prize; Financial Times / McKinsey and Company
    2015  Granovetter Prize for Best Article; American Sociological Association (Economic Sociology Section)
    2015, 2016, 2017, 2018  Rotman School of Management Teaching Award
    2015  Rotman Graduate Business Council Faculty Teaching Award
    2014  Excellence in Teaching Award; Rotman School of Management
    2011  James D. Thompson Award; American Sociological Association (Organizations, Occupations & Work Section)
    2009  Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching; Harvard University
    2008  Aage B. Sorensen Memorial Award; Harvard University

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