About Övül

Honors & Awards

  • 2020 World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School MBA Professors, Poets & Quants
  • 2020 Faculty Member of the Month (April), UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, Undergraduate Business Program
  • 2018 “Write to Change the World Grant”, Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • 2018 Author of One of the 10 Most Downloaded papers of the year SSRN
  • 2016 Wyss Award for Excellence in Doctoral Research
    • Awarded to doctoral students who have excelled at conducting outstanding, innovative academic research across all departments at Harvard Business School
  • 2016 Outstanding Reviewers Award, Organizational Behavior, Academy of Management
  • 2016 Travel Award, Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • 2015 Top Ten Most Popular Articles of the Year, HBS Working Knowledge
  • 2015 Year in Ideas, Harvard Business School Alumni Bulletin
  • 2015 Distinction in Teaching, Psychology and Economics (Fall), Harvard University
  • 2015 Distinction in Teaching, Psychology and Economics (Spring), Harvard University
  • 2014 Distinction in Teaching, Psychology and Economics (Fall), Harvard University
  • 2014 Next Generation Grant, Program for Negotiation, Harvard Law School
    • Awarded to doctoral students who have shown academic merit and originality in conflict management and negotiation research across Harvard, MIT & Fletcher School
  • 2014 Distinction in Teaching, Psychology and Economics (Spring), Harvard University
  • 2013 Distinction in Teaching, Psychology and Economics (Spring), Harvard University
  • 2012 Distinction in Teaching, Linear Algebra (Spring), Harvard University
  • 2006 George Eastman Leaders Award, University of Rochester