PhD Students

Maya Cratsley

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Tom Kwon

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Jino Lu

Ph.D. Candidate in Management and Organization

Samantha Martinez

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Maurice Murphy

Ph.D. Candidate in Management and Organization
Maurice J. Murphy is a strategy PhD candidate in the Management and Organization Department at the Marshall School of Business. He has a BA from Columbia University, an MA in teaching from the School for International Training, and an MA in management from Durham University Business School in the UK. Maurice's research interests are in the areas of corporate political strategy, corporate activism, social movements, stakeholder management, CSR, and multinational strategy. He has published in the Journal of Business Ethics, Business & Society, and the Academy of Management Conference's Best Paper Proceedings.

Merrick Osborne

Ph.D. Candidate in Management and Organization
Merrick Osborne is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Management and Organization at the Marshall School of Business. He received his B.A. in psychology, and earned minors in Business Administration and Spanish for the Professions from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Before he came to USC, he served as a research assistant at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Currently, Merrick is studying the impact of empowering lower power employees in power hierarchies. Additionally, he is interested in using computational methods to analyze text-based data.

Jacob Roberson

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Melissa Staha

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Andrea Villafuerte

Ph.D. Student in Management and Organization

Enlan Wang

Ph.D. Candidate in Management and Organization
Enlan is a Ph.D student in the Department of Management and Organization.