Roman Galperin

Roman V. Galperin, PhD

Associate Professor (on leave 2020-2021)
Academic AreaManagement & Organization
Areas of InterestExpert work, People analytics, Computational social science

Roman Galperin, PhD (MIT Sloan School of Management) is an Associate Professor of Management at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. Professor Galperin’s research focuses on expert work and access to knowledge in organizations and markets. He studies these topics in the empirical contexts of intellectual property protection, health care, tax accounting, and consumer credit. In 2017, Galperin received a prestigious Discovery Award grant as a co-PI with Marshall Shuler (Dept. of Neuroscience) to study efficient search in the context of patent examination. Prior to joining the faculty at Johns Hopkins, professor Galperin was an NSF-ASA Postdoctoral Fellow at Cornell University and an Edward J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University. Galperin also served as a Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston from 2013 to 2016.


    • Ph. D, Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • BS, Finance, University of Illinois at Chicago


    Selected publications


    • Strategic Human Capital

    Honors and distinctions

    • 2017 “Efficient search and its implications for patenting of inventions.” Discovery Award ($100,000 grant, Co-PI with Marshall Hussain Shuler), Johns Hopkins University
    • 2012 NSF-ASA Postdoctoral Fellowship

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