Gabby Cunningham

Doctoral Candidate


Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Gabby Cunningham started her doctoral studies in 2016 under the supervision of Sally Maitlis and Sue Dopson.

Her studies are jointly funded by Saïd Business School and Green Templeton College. Gabby currently serves as the DPhil academic representative for the management stream.

Gabby's work has been accepted for presentation in a variety of venues including the Academy of Management, International Association for Business and Society, and Strategic Management Society. Her interests center on the labor market, and she is especially interested in identity and career-related motivation, cognition, and decision making.

Prior to starting her DPhil, Gabby earned her MBA from Brigham Young University (BYU), where she participated in the pre-doctoral training program. While at BYU Gabby also worked as a research assistant and teaching assistant.