Maria Ibanez is a doctoral candidate and teaching fellow in the Technology and Operations Management unit at the Harvard Business School. She earned a Master of Science in Applied Economics from Marquette University. Prior to joining HBS, Maria conducted research at the University of Chicago with Professor Steven Levitt. Maria's research focuses on the interactions of management, organizational design, and productivity.
In her spare time, Maria enjoys volunteering, and has participated in medical brigades in Latin America as well as acted as a consultant for small businesses in need of technical expertise.