ProfilePicNicholas Occhiuto is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Organizational Behavior at Cornell University’s ILR School.

Nicholas’ research interests include economic sociology, non-market strategy, and work and occupations. His research has appeared in Social ForcesAnnual Review of Sociology, and Work and Occupations.

His dissertation was a comparative ethnographic study that examined the impact of Transportation Network Companies (i.e. Uber, Lyft, Ride Austin etc.) on the taxicab industries in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and Austin.

Nicholas received his PhD in sociology from Yale University. He received his MA in sociology from Columbia University, and his BA in sociology and philosophy from New York University.