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Jason Owen-Smith

Funded Research:

Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) - U-award (NCATS)

Developing and Supporting the IRIS Research Community (Sloan)

To develop and test privacy-protection techniques that enable researchers to collect and analyze sensitive data (Sloan)

Assessing the Effects of Accountable Care Organizations on Surgical Spending and Quality (AHRQ)

Collaborative Research: STEM Training, Employment in Industry, and Entrepreneurship Supplement (NSF)

Medical Decision-Making and Network Assembly Mechanisms in Inpatient Surgical Care (NSF)

Will the Reach of ACOs Extend to Specialty Care? (AHRQ)

Pathways to Science and Engineering Professions: Persistence and career choice for bachelors and masters graduates' research experiences, decision points and labor market transitions (NSF)

The role of interprofessional teamwork in complex care delivery (AHRQ)

Empirical Assessment of Respondent Driven Sampling from Total Survey Error Perspectives (NSF)

Collaborative Research: STEM Training, Employment in Industry, and Entrepreneurship (NSF)

Institute for Research on Innovation and Science (IRIS) (Kauffman)

Learning and Research Analytics: A Workshop to Develop New Measures and Analysis of Student Outcomes (Sloan)

Building Community and a New Data Infrastructure for Science Policy: Supplemental Funding Request (NSF)

Building a Social Science Research Community around a new R&D Data Infrastructure (NSF)

Effects of Physician Social Networks on Surgical Quality, Safety, and Costs (AHRQ)

Building a US Innovation Network (I-Corps) Node in Michigan (NSF)

Estimating the Economic and Scientific Impact of Federal R&D Spending by Universities (NSF)

Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.

Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research.

Professor, Public Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

Professor, Department of Sociology.

Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research.

Professor of Organizational Studies, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Ph.D., University of Arizona

Dr. Owen-Smith's research focuses on economic sociology, organizational theory, network theory, the sociology of science and technology, and research methods.

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Journal Articles

Funk, Russell J., Jason Owen-Smith, Bruce E. Landon, John D. Birkmeyer, and John Hollingsworth. Forthcoming. "Identifying Natural Alignments Between Ambulatory Surgery Centers and Local Health Systems: Building Broader Communities of Surgical Care." Medical Care. Abstract.

Lane, Julia, Jason Owen-Smith, Rebecca F. Rosen, and Bruce A. Weinberg. 2015. "New linked data on research investments: Scientific workforce, productivity, and public value." Research Policy, 44(9): 1659-1671. DOI. Abstract.

Owen-Smith, Jason, Natalie C. Cotton-Nessler, and Helena Buhr. 2015. "Network effects on organizational decision-making: Blended social mechanisms and IPO withdrawal." Social Networks, 41: 1-17. DOI. Abstract.

Hollingsworth, John, Russell J. Funk, Jason Owen-Smith, Bruce Landon, and John Birkmeyer. 2015. "Differences between physician social networks for cardiac surgery serving communities with high versus low proportions of black residents." Medical Care, 53(2): 160-167. DOI. Abstract.

Hollingsworth, John M., Russell J. Funk, Jason Owen-Smith, Bruce E. Landon, Brent K. Hollenbeck, and John D. Birkmeyer. 2015. "Assessing the Reach of Health Reform to Outpatient Surgery With Social Network Analysis." Annals of Surgery, 261(3): 468-472. DOI. Abstract.

Kabo, F., Y. Hwang, Margaret Levenstein, and Jason Owen-Smith. 2015. "Shared Paths to the Lab: A Sociospatial Network Analysis of Collaboration." Environment and Behavior, 47(1): 57-84. DOI. Abstract.

Wineman, Jean, Yongha Hwang, Felichism Kabo, Jason Owen-Smith, and Gerald F. Davis. 2014. "Spatial layout, social structure, and innovation in organizations." Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 41(6): 1100-1112. Abstract.

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