Priti Pradhan Shah is an Associate Professor in the Department of Work and Organizations at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. Her primary research areas are Social Networks, Teams and Decision-Making. Her research is published in Organization Science, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes among others. Her areas of teaching expertise include Negotiations, Organizational Behavior, Teams and Social Networks. In addition to the Carlson School, she has taught at MIT and Yale. She also held a Visiting Scientist position at the Mayo Clinic during her sabbatical. Professor Shah has undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Biology from the University of Rochester. She holds a Masters and PhD in Organizational Behavior from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Shah, P.P., Bechara, J., Kolars, J., Drefahl, M., LaRusso, N., Wood, D., Spurrier, B. (2013) “Temporal Elements in Career Selection Decisions: An archival study investigating career selection decisions in medicine. Organization Science.
Wholey, D., Zhu, X., Knoke, D., Shah. P.P., Zellmer-Bruhn, M.E., Witeridge,
T. (2012) “The Teamwork in Assertive Community Treatment (TACT) Scale: Development and Validation.” Psychiatric Services
Ferrin, D., Dirks, K. & Shah, P. (2006) “Direct and Indirect Effects of Third-Party
Relationships on Interpersonal Trust.” Journal of Applied Psychology
Shah, P., Dirks, K., & Chervany, N. (2006) “The Multiple Pathways of High Performing Groups: The interaction of social networks and group processes.” Journal of Organizational Behavior.
Shah, P.P. (2000) "Network Destruction: The structural implications of
downsizing.” Academy of Management Journal.
Shah, P.P. (1998). “Who are our social referents? A network perspective to
determine the referent other.” Academy of Management Journal, 41(3): 249-268.
Editorial Board Member Journal of Applied Psychology
Editorial Board Member Journal of Organizational Behavior
Editorial Board Member Small Group Research