School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University
Diane Burton is an Associate Professor in the Human Resource Studies Department at the Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations where she teaches courses in entrepreneurship, business strategy, and research methodology.
Professor Burton studies employment
relations, organizational change and white-collar careers. She has published articles in a number
of academic journals including American Sociological
Review, the American Journal of Sociology,
and the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization Science.
Prior to joining Cornell, Professor Burton taught at MIT Sloan School of Management, Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate
School of Business. Professor Burton earned degrees
from Carnegie Mellon and Harvard Universities before
receiving her Ph.D. in Sociology at Stanford University.