Bio


Jen Rhymer is a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Center for Work, Technology, and Organization (WTO) at Stanford University in the Management Science and Engineering Department (MS&E). Her research focuses on understanding how organizations design systems of work, with a particular interest in collaboration and the use of physical space. Her recent research is in the context of location-independent and virtual-first organizations. To generate theoretical insights she leverages field data as well as the use of simulation methodologies. She has also recently published and continues to examine how organizations use emergent technologies and the impact. Her research contributes to ongoing conversations around organizational design and the future of work.

Professional Education


  • PhD, University of Washington, Business Administration (Technology Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management) (2020)
  • PhD, University of California, San Diego, Structural Engineering (Aerospace Structures) (2012)
  • BS, University of California, San Diego, Structural Engineering (Aerospace Structures) (2007)

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