Sub-theme 32: Bridging Perceptions of Organizations: Identities, Images and Reputations

Heiko Breitsohl, University of Wuppertal, Germany
Janet M. Dukerich, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Kimberly D. Elsbach, University of California, Davis, USA
Session I: Thursday, July 04, 09:00 to 10:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Role Identity and Identification
Chair: Kimberly D. Elsbach
Lisa E. Cohen and Sandra Spataro
Glossing over: How magazine fact checkers straddle glamour and drudgery in describing their jobs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Davide Ravasi, Charlotte Cloutier
Corentin Curchod, Gerardo Patriotta and Nicolas Neysen
'We're not who you think we are': Categorization and identification of 'business sellers' at eBay
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Lisa Ellen Cohen, Sandra Spataro
Ian J. Walsh and Jamie J. Ladge
The boomerang effect: An identity perspective on rejoining organizations
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Fran Boag-Munroe, Ann Davis
Session II: Thursday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Individuals' Reactions to the Organization - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Chair: Heiko Breitsohl
Tobin Im and Jesse Campbell
Organizational identification and superior interaction: The mediating role of organizational trust
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sung Soo Kim, Donghoon Shin
Sylwiusz Retowski and Aleksandra Fila-Jankowska
Does indirectly measured attitude toward organization matter? Implication for organizational research on perceptions of organizations
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Roman V. Galperin
Patricia Faison Hewlin, Sandra E. Cha, Jay Hewlin and Sung Soo Kim
The aftermath of broken promises: Facades of conformity and gender differences in reactions to organizational value breach
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ying Feng, Jatinder Sidhu, Henk W. Volberda, Frans A.J. van den Bosch
Parallel Stream B: Labeling/Categorization in Identity Formation - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Rona
Chair: Janet M. Dukerich
Ileana Stigliani and Kimberly D. Elsbach
The roles of category labels in organizational identity formation
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Benedikt Langner, Victor P. Seidel
Kai Lamertz, Alex Kondra and Fiona McQuarrie
Managing organizational image at the borders of institutional expectations: New universities and their identities
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Hilary Collins
Jean-Baptiste Litrico and Mary Dean Lee
Responding to industry identity threat: Naturalizing ‘sustainability’ in aviation
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Imogen Cleaver, Laura Empson
Session III: Thursday, July 04, 16:00 to 17:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Identity and Identification Processes
Chair: Kimberly D. Elsbach
Fran Boag-Munroe and Ann Davis
From identified outsider to identified insider: Considering the post-entry outcomes of anticipatory identification
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Heiko Breitsohl, Kimberly D. Elsbach
Rose Jeudi and Janet M. Dukerich
How well do I fit in here: Extending the predictions of congruence using an identity orientation model
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ian J. Walsh, Jamie Ladge
Session IV: Friday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Reputation, Legitimacy and Identity
Chair: Janet M. Dukerich
Simone Mariconda and Francesco Lurati
Ambivalence and reputation judgments: An experimental investigation on the effects of new(s) information
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sylwiusz Retowski, Aleksandra Fila-Jankowska
Jean Grenier Godard and Christophe Lejeune
How does legitimacy relate to reputation and identity? An exploratory study within a hybrid school
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Patricia Faison Hewlin, Sandra E. Cha, Jay A. Hewlin and Sung Soo Kim
Kimberly D. Elsbach and Heiko Breitsohl
Explaining paradoxes of organizational categorization: A dual-process framework
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Janet M. Dukerich, Rose Jeudi
Session V: Friday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Identity Creation and Governance
Chair: Kimberly D. Elsbach
Hilary Collins
Transitional identity: The role of communication tools in identity work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Alessandra Zamparini, Francesco Lurati
Ying Feng, Jatinder S. Sidhu, Henk W. Volberda and Frans A.J. van den Bosch
Outside directors' role identities, board monitoring and resource provision: How externally situated perceptions influence director behavior and firm performance
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Christophe Lejeune, Jean Grenier Godard
Imogen Cleaver and Laura Empson
The struggle to maintain organizational identification: Identity work processes of professional service firm partners
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Corentin Curchod, Gerardo Patriotta, Nicolas Neysen
Session VI: Saturday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Professional Role Identity
Chair: Janet M. Dukerich
Sung Soo Kim and Donghoon Shin
Gauging organizations with a professional yardstick: Contingent joint effects between organizational and professional identification on professional employees’ organizational citizenship behavior
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Barbara Fryzel, Nina Seppala
Chad Murphy
Who am I, who are we? The coevolution of a professional identity and the identity of an emerging profession
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jean-Baptiste Litrico, Mary Dean Lee
Roman V. Galperin
Mass-production of professional services and pseudo-professional identity in tax preparation work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Simone Mariconda, Francesco Lurati
Session VII: Saturday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque Scotia
Organizational Identity and its Effect on Constituents
Chair: Heiko Breitsohl
Charlotte Cloutier and Davide Ravasi
The co-construction of organizational identities
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Chad Benjamin Murphy
Nina Seppala and Barbara Fryzel
CSR identity construct: An empirical study
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jesse Campbell, Tobin Im
Alessandra Zamparini and Francesco Lurati
The interpretation and editing of collective identity stories in coordinated fields: The case of a regional wine cluster
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ileana Stigliani, Kimberly D. Elsbach