Daniya Kamran-Morley

Doctoral Candidate in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management


233 Mervis Hall

Mailing Address

282 Mervis Hall
Katz Doctoral Program
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260


  • PhD in Organizational Behavior, University of Pittsburgh, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, (Expected 2022)
  • BSc in Social Science, Illinois Institute of Technology (2013)


Research Interests

  • The future of work
  • Meaningful work
  • Calling
  • Passion
  • Underemployment and Unemployment



  • Emerging Leader in the Midwest - TedxMidwest (2013)
  • Kern Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholar - Kern Famliy Foundation, Illinois Institute of Technology (2012)



  • Paper presenter, Academy of Management Annual Conference (2017)
  • Keynote, Girl Scouts Gold Awards Ceremony (2013)
  • Panelist, FUSE Brand Strategy and Design Conference (2013)
  • Keynote, Columbia College Chicago Faculty Conference (2012)
  • Speaker, TEDxIIT, Illinois Institute of Technology (2012)