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Jacobs Center Room 388




Rachel L. Ruttan

Ph.D. Candidate

Management and Organizations

Ph.D. in Management and Organizations, Northwestern University (expected 2017)
MS in Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University (2011)
BA (Honors) in Psychology, Queen's University, Canada (2009)


Curriculum Vitae 

Research Interests: Compassion and Prosocial Behavior, Values and Moral Judgment, Emotion

Rachel Ruttan is a doctoral candidate at Kellogg School of Management. Her research examines how people navigate tensions between actions that benefit self-interest versus prosocial goals and values. Her work has been published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, and the Academy of Management Proceedings, and has been featured in Harvard Business Review, The New York Times, and NPR.

Kellogg School of Management
2001 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-2800