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Eliot Sherman is an Assistant Professor of Management at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business. His research examines the structural constraints that impede women's careers, with an emphasis on testing feasible organizational solutions using field experiments and large samples. An additional stream of work assesses intrapreneurship and job mobility. His research has been published in leading sociology and management journals, including the American Journal of Sociology, Management Science, and Organization Science.


Professor Sherman taught the Paths to Power MBA elective at London Business School from 2016 to 2022. While at London Business School he also taught a Ph.D. seminar on labor markets and careers and in a variety of executive education programs. At Georgetown he has taught Leading Teams for Performance and Impact, Developing Human and Social Capital, Managing the Enterprise, Using Data to Lead Change, The Future of Work, and Negotiations. He received his Ph.D. in 2016 from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. 

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