Lisa Kwan is a third year PhD Candidate joint between Harvard Business School and the Harvard University Graduate School of Arts and Science. Her research interests focus on the tensions organizations face in sharing knowledge and resources across boundaries. She has projects both in the experimental lab and in the field via interviews and survey data.
Her developing expertise areas include: inter-group competition, geographically-dispersed teams, intra-group fractures, team effectiveness, information-sharing in teams, and expertise and status issues in groups. "Groups" in Lisa's world span from large organizations, companies, and governments to divisions, departments, and small teams.