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Paper Authored by SOM Adjunct Associate Professor Wins NJPRO Bright Idea Award

Marguerite Schneider, Ph.D., an adjunct associate professor in NJIT's School of Management, was named one of 10 Bright Ideas Award winners from the New Jersey Policy Research Organization this year for publications in 2013.

A paper authored by Marguerite Schneider, Ph.D., an adjunct associate professor in NJIT’s School of Management, was named one of 10 Bright Ideas Award winners from the New Jersey Policy Research Organization this year for publications in 2013. It is Schneider’s third Bright Ideas Award. 

Entitled “Combating Infections at Maine Medical Center: Insights into Complexity-Informed Leadership from Positive Deviance,” the paper was selected from among 216 submissions.

“I am very proud of this paper, which makes use of a strong theoretical framework  based in part on complexity theory in a very applied setting,” Schneider said.   

An earlier version of Schneider’s paper won the 2012 Academy of Management Best Paper Award from the Organization Development and Change Division.