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Dan Brass  
J. Henning Hilliard Endowed Chair in Management; Chair of the Department of Management
Department of Management
International Center for Research on Social Networks in Business

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Contact Information:
Office Location:  
Mandrell 226B 
Lexington, KY 40506
  Email: dbrass@uky.edu
Phone: 859.257.4260
Fax: 859.257.3577
 
Biography:
Daniel J. Brass is J. Henning Hilliard Professor of Innovation Management at University of Kentucky and is currently serving as Associate Editor of Administrative Science Quarterly. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Illinois-Urbana. He has published articles in such journals as Administrative Science Quarterly, Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organization Science, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Human Relations, Business Horizons, Organizational Behavior Teaching Review, Research in Personnel and Human Resources Management, Research in Politics and Society, and Research in Negotiation in Organizations, as well as numerous book chapters. His research focuses on the antecedents and consequences of social networks in organizations.
 
Education:
1979 - PHD, Business Administration and Management, University Of Illinois - Urbana
1975 - MA, Business Administration and Management, University Of Illinois - Urbana
1969 - BA, Psychology, University Of Illinois - Urbana
 
Recent Publications:
Articles (24):
Power in politically charged networks
Social Networks - Year: 2014
Volume: 36  Page Number(s): 162-176
ALLIANCE PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT AND COMPETITIVE INTENSITY: AN EXPOSURE-RECOGNITION-EXECUTION FRAMEWORK
Journal of Management - Year: 2013
Volume: 0149206313498901  
The Effects of Social Network on Structure on the Post-Implementaion of Enterprise Systems
Information Systems Research - Year: 2012
Volume: 23  Issue: 3  Page Number(s): pp.658-678
A Social Network Perspective on Negotiation
NY: Psychology Press/Routledge Academic. - Year: 2012
Job design: A social network perspective
Journal of Organizational Behavior - Year: 2010
Volume: 31  Page Number(s): 309-318
Network Analysis in the Social Sciences
Science - Year: 2009
Volume: 323  Issue: 5916  Page Number(s): 892 - 895
Social networks, personal values, and creativity: Evidence for curvilinear and interaction effects
Journal of Applied Psychology - Year: 2009
Volume: 94  Page Number(s): 1544-1552
Relational correlates of interpersonal citizenship behavior, A social network perspective
Journal Of Applied Psychology - Year: 2006
Volume: 91  Page Number(s): 70-82
Kicking the dog: A displaced aggression perspective on abusive supervision
Journal of Applied Psychology - Year: 2006
Volume: 91  Page Number(s): 1125-1133
Taking Stock of Networks and Organizations: A Multilevel Perspective
Academy Of Management Journal - Year: 2004
Volume: 47  Page Number(s): 795-819
Relationships and unethical behavior: A social network perspective
Academy Of Management Review - Year: 1998
Volume: 23  Page Number(s): 14-31
Efficacy performance spirals: A multi-level perspective
Academy Of Management Review - Year: 1995
Volume: 20  Page Number(s): 648-678
Potential power and power use: An investigation of structure and behavior
Academy Of Management Journal - Year: 1993
Volume: 36  Page Number(s): 441-470
Changing patterns or patterns of change: The effects of a change in technology on social network structure and power
Administrative Science Quarterly - Year: 1990
Volume: 35  Page Number(s): 104-127
Teaching the T.V. generation: The case for observational learning
Organizational Behavior Teaching Review - Year: 1986
Volume: 10  Page Number(s): 11-18
Careers, marriage, and children: Are businesswomen changing their minds?
Business Horizons - Year: 1985
Page Number(s): 81-86
Men's and women's networks: A study of interaction patterns and influence in an organization
Academy Of Management Journal - Year: 1985
Volume: 28  Page Number(s): 327-343
Never wear your pink shirt in the forum: Student evaluations of teaching the large class
Organizational Behavior Teaching Review - Year: 1985
Volume: 9  Page Number(s): 100-102
Social interaction and the perception of job characteristics in an organization
Human Relations - Year: 1985
Volume: 38  Page Number(s): 571-582
Technology and structuring of jobs: Employee satisfaction, performance, and influence
Organizational Behavior And Human Decision Processes - Year: 1985
Volume: 35  Issue: 216-240  
Being in the right place: A structural analysis of individual influence in an organization
Administrative Science Quarterly - Year: 1984
Volume: 29  Page Number(s): 518-539
Employee reactions to an open-plan office: A naturally occurring quasi-experiment
Administrative Science Quarterly - Year: 1979
Volume: 24  Page Number(s): 267-284
Structure, task characteristics, and experienced role stress in organizations employing complex technology
Organizational Behavior And Human Performance - Year: 1979
Volume: 24  Page Number(s): 258-268
Validating an inbasket test using an alternative set of leadership scoring dimensions
Journal Of Applied Psychology - Year: 1976
Volume: 61  Issue: 652-657  
Books and Book Chapters (27):
Social network research: Confusions, criticisms, and controversies, In 
Publisher: Emeral - Year: 2014
Volume: 40  
A social network perspective on organizational psychology, In The Oxford Handbook of Organizational Psychology
Publisher: Oxford University Press - Year: 2012
Page Number(s): 667-695
A social network perspective on negotiation, In Negotiating in Human Resources for the 21st Century
Publisher: Sage - Year: 2012
Page Number(s): 245-267
Social Networks: The Structure of Relationships, In Personal Relationships: The Effect on Employee Attitudes, Behaviors and Well-Being
Publisher: SIOP Frontier Series: Wiley - Year: 2012
Page Number(s): po. 367-381
Power, Politics and Social Networks, In Politics in Organizations: Theory and Research
Publisher: Routlege - Year: 2012
Issue: 355-375  
A Network Perspective on Mega-engineering Projects, In Engineering Earth: The Impacts of Megaengineering Projects
Publisher: Springer - Year: 2012
Issue: 769-782  
Organizational social network research: Core ideas and key debates, In Academy of Management Annuals,
Publisher: Routledge - Year: 2010
Volume: 4  Page Number(s): 317-357
Examining Justice From a Social Network Perspective, In Research in Social Issues in Management
Publisher: Information Age Publishing - Year: 2009
Volume: 6  Page Number(s): 201-225
Connecting to brokers: Strategies for acquiring social capital., In Social Capital: Reaching Out, Reaching In
Publisher: Edward Elgar Press - Year: 2009
Page Number(s): 260-274
A social network perspective on human resources management, In Networks in the Knowledge Economy
Publisher: Oxford University Press - Year: 2003
Page Number(s): 283-323
Intraorganizational power and dependence, In The Blackwell Companion to Organizations
Publisher: Blackwell Business Pub. - Year: 2002
Page Number(s): 138-157
Social capital and organizational leadership, In The Nature of Organizational Leadership
Publisher: Josey-Bass - Year: 2001
Page Number(s): 132-152
Frog Ponds and networks: Trends in multilevel research, In Multilevel Theory, Research, and Methods in Organizations
Publisher: Josey-Bass - Year: 2000
Page Number(s): 557-571
Social Capital, Social Liabilities, and Social Resources Management, In Corporate Social Capital and Liability
Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers - Year: 1999
Page Number(s): 323-338
The social capital of 21st century leaders, In Out-of-the- Box Leadership for the 21st Century
Publisher: JAI Press - Year: 1999
Page Number(s): 179-194
Technology, power, and diversity: A social network Perspective, In Organization -- Communication: Emerging Perspectives
Publisher: Ablex Publishing - Year: 1998
Page Number(s): 25-46
A social network perspective on human resources management, In Research in Personnel and Human Resources Management
Publisher: JAI Press - Year: 1995
Page Number(s): 39-79
Creativity: It's all in your social network, In Creative Actions in Organizations
Publisher: Sage - Year: 1995
Page Number(s): 94-99
Intra-organizational networks: The micro side, In Advances in Social Network Analysis: Research in the Social and Behavioral sciences
Publisher: Sage - Year: 1994
Page Number(s): 207-229
Organizational structure aboard the starship Enterprise, In Managing Organizations
Publisher: Kendall-Hunt - Year: 1994
Page Number(s): 100-106
Centrality and power in Organizations, In Networks and Organizations: Theory and Practice
Publisher: Harvard Business School Press - Year: 1993
Page Number(s): 191-215
Power in organizations: A social network perspective, In Research in Politics and Society
Publisher: JAI Press - Year: 1992
Page Number(s): 295-323
Intraorganizational coalitions, In Research on Negotiations in Organizations
Publisher: JAI Press - Year: 1991
Being in the right place: A structural analysis of individual influence in an organization, In Organizational behavior and the practice of management
Publisher: Scott Foresman - Year: 1987
Page Number(s): 179-190
Job design and redesign, In Scientists, Engineers and Organizations
Publisher: Brooks/Cole - Year: 1983
Page Number(s): 265-290
Grandma Brass' homemade pie: A case for job redesign, In Managing II
Publisher: Xerox Publishing Co. - Year: 1977
Page Number(s): 127-130
Metaphors, dancing partners, and case episodes as training exercises in the art of organizational theorizing, In Managing II
Publisher: Xerox Publishing Co. - Year: 1977
Presentations (85):
"Introduction to social networks" , Presentation at the Virje University
Location: Amsterdam Year: 2013
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Designing Social Network Research and Writing It Up" , Presentation at the Virje University
Location: Amsterdam Year: 2013
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"The Prism Effects of Friendships in Online Peer-to-Peer Lending"
Location: Orlando , FL
Year: 2012
Presenter(s): De Liu, Y. Charles Lu, Dan J. Brass
"Is social network reserach on the right path: Confusions, criticisms and controversies?" , Presentation at the Unversity of Arizona
, AZ
Year: 2011
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and innovations" , Presentation at the University of Tillburg
Location: Amsterdam Year: 2010
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social networks" , Presentation at the Virje University
Location: Amsterdam Year: 2010
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Time-Contingent Value of Social Capital: Structural Holes, Resources Richness, and Knowledge Production" , Presentation at the Academy of Management
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 2009
Presenter(s): J. Ling, Ajay Mehra, Dan J. Brass, De Liu, Steve Borgatti
"Is social network research on the right path? Confusions, criticisms and controversies" , Presentation at the Society of Organizational Behavior
, MD
Year: 2009
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Human resource diversity in the creation of social capital for team innovation" , Presentation at the Academy of Management
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 2009
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, J Han
"Social networks: Clusters and bridges" , Presentation at the University of KY - Gatton College
Location: Lexington , KY
Year: 2009
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks, personal values and creativity" , Presentation at the Society of Organizational Behavior University of New South Wales
Location: Sydney Year: 2009
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, J Zhou, S J. Shin, J Choi, Z Zhang
"The coevolution of multilevel networks" , Presentation at the INSEAD
Location: Paris Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and creativity" , Presentation at the University of Dalphine
Location: Dalphine Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Workshop on social networks" , Presentation at the HEC
Location: Paris Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"The interaction of social networks and personal values" , Presentation at the University of KY
Location: Lexington , KY
Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, J Zhou, S J. Shin, J Choi, Z Zhang
"Social networks and creativity:The effects of weak ties" , Presentation at the Yonsei University
Location: Seoul Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Creating creative networks" , Presentation at the Korean University
Location: Seoul Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Do it yourself: Social network analysis" , Presentation at the International Association of Chinese Management Researchers Conference
Location: Gangzhou Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"The case of immigrant entrepreneurs" , Presentation at the International Association of Chinese Management Researchers Conference
Location: Guangzhou Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, M Kilduff, H Oh
"How to write for top management journals" , Presentation at the International Association of Chinese Management Researchers Conference
Location: Guangzhou Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Multilevel networks: Potential and actual" , Presentation at the Academy of Management
Location: Anaheim , CA
Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social networks" , Presentation at the Academy of Management
Location: Anaheim , CA
Year: 2008
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social capital and competitive behavior: A study of interfirm networks and rivalry among automakers" , Presentation at the Academy of Management
Location: Philadelphia , PA
Year: 2007
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, G Andreski, Walter Ferrier
"Half-baked ideas" , Presentation at the University of KY
Location: Lexington , KY
Year: 2007
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks in 2027: What will they say?" , Presentation at the University of KY
Location: Lexington , KY
Year: 2007
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Do it yourself: Social network analysis" , Presentation at the Australian Graduate School of Management, University of New South Wales
Location: Sydney Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Do it yourself: Social network analysis" , Presentation at the University of Melbourne
Location: Melbuorne Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Do it yourself: Social network analysis" , Presentation at the Rutgers University
Location: New Brunswick , NJ
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"How to write for ASQ (and other top management journals)" , Presentation at the University of Melbourne
Location: Melbourne Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Job characteristics, affective events, and social networks" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Location: Honolulu , HI
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Leadership across the divisions: Network Leadership" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Location: Honolulu , HI
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Publishing in Administrative Science Quarterly" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Location: Honolulu , HI
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and leadership" , Presentation at the University of Melbourne
Location: Melbourne Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks research: Concepts, research design, and analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Location: Honolulu , HI
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou
"Theoretical and empirical applications of social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Location: Honolulu , HI
Year: 2005
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: New Orleans , LA
Year: 2004
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou
"Negative ties in organizations" , Presentation at the University of Virginia
Location: Charlottesville , VA
Year: 2004
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and leadership" , Presentation at the New York University
Location: New York , NY
Year: 2004
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and leadership" , Presentation at the University of Maryland
Location: College Park , MD
Year: 2004
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Relational determinants of Interpersonal citizenship behavior" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Seattle , WA
Year: 2003
Presenter(s): M Bowler, Dan J. Brass
"Relationships and interpersonal citizenship behavior: A social network perspective on organizational citizenship behavior" , Presentation at the Sunbelt XXIII International Social Network Conference
Location: Cancun Year: 2003
Presenter(s): M Bowler, Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and leaders" , Presentation at the Harvard University
Location: Cambridge , MA
Year: 2003
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks in organizations" , Presentation at the Hightower Distinguished Lecturer in Management and Organization
Location: Atlanta , GA
Year: 2003
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Interpersonal networks in organizations" , Presentation at the University of Illinois
Location: Urbana-Champaign , IL
Year: 2002
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Denver , CO
Year: 2002
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou, J Hite
"Communal origins of social capital" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Washington , DC
Year: 2001
Presenter(s): H Oh, M Kilduff, Dan J. Brass
"Getting research done" , Presentation at the Junior Faculty Consortium at Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Washington , DC
Year: 2001
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Washington , DC
Year: 2001
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou
"Power, social networks, and resistance to change" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Washington , DC
Year: 2001
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Introduction to social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Toronto Year: 2000
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou
"Negative relationships in social networks in the workplace" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Toronto Year: 2000
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks in organizations" , Presentation at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Year: 2000
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Communal social capital, linking social capital, and economic outcomes" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 1999
Presenter(s): H Oh, D J. Brass
"Introduction to social network analysis" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 1999
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, Steve Borgatti, D Krackhardt, N Athanassiou
"Negative relationships in organizations" , Presentation at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
Location: Paris Year: 1999
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Bringing the social back in: Network perspectives on organizational cognition" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: San Diego , CA
Year: 1998
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Business bonds: The effects of social capital on small business decisions and success" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: San Diego , CA
Year: 1998
Presenter(s): H Oh, Dan J. Brass
"Editors and research methods" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: San Diego , CA
Year: 1998
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks: Antecedents and consequences" , Presentation at the Tulane University
Location: New Orleans , LA
Year: 1998
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Doing social network research" , Presentation at the Louisiana State University
Location: Baton Rouge , LA
Year: 1997
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Examination of empowerment processes" , Presentation at the Annual Conference for the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Location: San Diego , CA
Year: 1996
Presenter(s): P E. Tesluk, Dan J. Brass
"Social networks" , Presentation at the OB/OMT/OD Student Consortium, Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Cincinnati , OH
Year: 1996
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, D Krackhardt
"Social networks and organizations" , Presentation at the University of Maryland
Location: College Park , MD
Year: 1996
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"The social capital of 21st century leaders" , Presentation at the army symposium, Leadership Challenges for the 21st Century
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 1996
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Extending leadership research: A social network perspective" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Vancouver Year: 1995
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Leader-member exchange: A social network perspective" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Vancouver Year: 1995
Presenter(s): C R. Gertsner, Dan J. Brass, D V. Day
"The social network structure of unethical behavior" , Presentation at the Sixth Annual Meeting of International Association for Business and Society
Location: Vienna Year: 1995
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, K D. Butterfield, B C. Skaggs
"A meso approach to efficacy and performance" , Presentation at the Fifth Annual Meso Organizational Studies Conference
Location: Atlanta , GA
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Crossing levels of analysis" , Presentation at the College of Business and Public Administration, Univ. of Missouri-Columbia
Location: Columbia , MO
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Employees as stakeholders" , Presentation at the Fifth Annual Meeting of International Association for Business and Society
Location: Hilton Head , SC
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Meso: Social networks and levels of analysis" , Presentation at the Second World Conference on Management
Location: Dallas , TX
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Social networks and cognition" , Presentation at the Organizational Cognition Division, Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Dallas , TX
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Team efficacy, potency, and performance: A longitudinal examination of reciprocal processes" , Presentation at the Ninth Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Location: Nashville , TN
Year: 1994
Presenter(s): D H. Lindsley, J E. Mathieu, T S. Heffner, Dan J. Brass
"A structural approach to organizational conflict" , Presentation at the Center for Research in Conflict and Negotiation Faculty Associates Meeting
Location: State College , PA
Year: 1993
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Efficacy-performance spirals: A multilevel perspective" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meeting
Location: Atlanta , GA
Year: 1993
Presenter(s): D H. Lindsley, Dan J. Brass
"Offspring of offspring" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Atlanta , CA
Year: 1993
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"The relationship between organizational culture and the performance appraisal process" , Presentation at the Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Meeting
Location: Chicago , IL
Year: 1993
Presenter(s): W Eager, Dan J. Brass
"An exercise in the elaboration of multilevel research" , Presentation at the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Meetings
Location: Montreal Year: 1992
Presenter(s): M E. Burkhardt, Dan J. Brass
"Current trends in research methods: Organizational power and politics" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Las Vegas , NV
Year: 1992
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Previous job experience and perceptions of job characteristics: Contrast effects" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Las Vegas , NV
Year: 1992
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Network centrality and power in an organization" , Presentation at the Sunbelt XI International Social Network Conference
Location: Tampa , FL
Year: 1991
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Potential power and power use: An investigation of structure and action" , Presentation at the Academy of Management Meetings
Location: Miami Beach , FL
Year: 1991
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, M Burkhardt
"What is Meso research?" , Presentation at the Meso Organizational Studies Conference
Location: Evanston , IL
Year: 1991
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass
"Centrality and power in organizations" , Presentation at the Conference on Networks and Organizations
Location: Cambridge , MA
Year: 1990
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, M Burkhardt
"Personal, behavioral, and network sources of power: A comparison." , Presentation at the Sunbelt X International Social Network Conference
Location: San Diego , CA
Year: 1990
Presenter(s): Dan J. Brass, M Burkhardt

 

 

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