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Mirit Kastelman Grabarski

Degree

PhD (anticipated completion 2019), Ivey Business School

Discipline

Organizational Behaviour

Past Education

  • Masters of Business Administration, Open University of Israel, 2013
  • ESL Teaching Certificate, Ohalo Academic College, 2008
  • Information Specialist Certificate, Haifa University, 2007
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honors), Behavior Science, Open University of Israel, 2006

Research Interests

  • Positive Organizational Scholarship (psychological empowerment, resilience)
  • Career management
  • Gender & sex roles

Refereed Journal Publications

  • Tamir, E. & Grabarski, M.K. (2018). "Under pressure: Why school managements use the Garbage Can model of decision making". Research in Educational Administration & Leadership, 3(1),1-28

  • Tamir, E. & Grabarski, M.K. (2018). "Searching for gold in the Garbage Can: Decision-making on resource utilization in schools using the Garbage Can model". Leadership and Policy in Schools. Online first: DOI: 10.1080/15700763.2018.1450515

Refereed Conference Presentations

  • Ali, M., Konrad, A.M., & Grabarski, M.K. (2018). "Trickle-down and bottom-up effects of women's representation: The role of context". Paper presented at the Academy of Management annual conference, Chicago IL, August 2018
  • Grabarski, M.K. (2018). “Come together: The roots of social cohesion”. Paper presented at the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) annual conference, Toronto, ON, May 2018
  • Grabarski, M.K. (2018). “Protect at all costs: When teams fall apart”. A case in development presented at the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) annual conference, Toronto, ON, May 2018
  • Grabarski, M.K. (2018). "The star that shines: Peer leaders’ Psychological Capital as means to mitigate negative organizational outcomes”", poster presented at the Israeli Organizational Behavior Conference, Tel-Aviv, January 2018
  • Kalyal, H.J. & Grabarski, M.K (2018). “A change would do you good: How HR practices can promote change-championing behavior. Paper presented at the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) annual conference, Toronto, ON, May 2018
  • Grabarski, M.K., Konrad, A.M., & Hurst, C. (2017). "Can't silence me: When employees can't speak up”. Paper presented at the Academy of Management annual conference, Atlanta, Georgia, August 2017
  • Grabarski, M.K. (2017). “Love to hate you: What makes people kill products”. Paper presented at the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) annual conference, Montreal, QC, June 2017
  • Grabarski, M.K. (2016). “If you only knew the power of the dark side: Organizational characteristics behind counterproductive work behavior”. Paper presented at the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) annual conference, Edmonton, AL, June 2016. (roundtable session)
  • Stein, O. & Grabarski, M.K. (2008). “The contribution of MOFET program to its students’ self-esteem, self-control and personal growth initiative”, paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Creativity in Mathematics Education of Gifted Students. Haifa, Israel, February 2008

Selected Awards and Honours

  • 2018 CERIC (Advancing Career Development in Canada) Graduate Student Award
  • 2015-2018 Brock Scholarship
  • 2015-2019 Plan for Excellence Doctoral Scholarship
  • 2006 BA – Graduated with honors

Professional Experience

Teaching

  • Western University, Ivey Business School. Corporations & Society: Women in Leadership, 4th year undergraduate elective, Fall 2018
  • Ohalo Academic College, Israel. English for Academic Purposes. Pre-academic program core, 2013-2015
  • College of Administration, Israel. English for Academic Purposes. Pre-academic program core, 2007-2009

Guest Lecturer:

  • Western University DAN School of Management
  • MOS 3342A Compensation and Benefits Management, 2 sections, Fall 2017

Relevant Professional Experience

  • Research Unit Administrator & Assistant, Ohalo Academic College, 2013-2015
  • Research Projects Manager, Golan Research Institute, 2013 – 2015
  • Reference Librarian, Zefat Academic College, 2010-2013
  • Reference Librarian, Ohalo Academic College, 2000-2010