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2019 Fredric M. Jablin Doctoral Dissertation Award

The 2019 Fredric M. Jablin Doctoral Dissertation Award was presented to Catherine M. Faherty at the International Leadership Association’s 21st Annual Global Conference. 

Catherine Faherty

About Catherine Faherty

Catherine Faherty is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. She received her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from Dublin City University, Ireland, where she was a recipient of the prestigious Irish Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship. Her research interests focus on trust dynamics in organizational contexts, specifically family-owned firms. During her doctorate, Catherine held visiting Research Fellow positions at Northeastern University, Boston, and Northwestern University, Chicago. She is a founding member of the National Centre for Family Business at Dublin City University. Catherine’s research has been published in a variety of peer-reviewed scholarly outlets, including Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and her work has been presented at leading international conferences. Catherine is a member of the Academy of Management, STEP (Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices), and FINT (First International Network on Trust).