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Özgecan Koçak - Emory University, Goizueta Business School. Atlanta, GA, US

Özgecan Koçak Özgecan Koçak

Associate Professor of Organization & Management | Emory University, Goizueta Business School




Özgecan Koçak, pronounced (ohz-gay-john ko-chuck), holds a PhD in organizational behavior from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. Prior to joining the faculty at Emory, Koçak held positions at Columbia Business School and Sabancı University. Her research in the fields of organization theory, economic sociology, and strategy focus on market structures and meaning systems that shape organizational and individual behavior. Her work has been published in leading journals, including the American Journal of Sociology, American Sociological Review, Management Science, and Organization Science.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Organizational Design

Language and Communication in Organizations

Organizational Identity

Education (3)

Graduate School of Business, Stanford University: PhD, Organizational Behavior 2003

Dissertation: Social Orders of Exchange: Effects and Origins of Social Order in Exchange Markets.

Stanford University: MA, Sociology 2001

Boğaziçi University: BA, Economics & Sociology 1998