organizational psychology

Sep
11

Industrial-Organizational Psychology Named America’s Fastest-Growing Job

According to USA Today, Industrial-Organizational Psychology was named America’s fasted-growing job. The article states: “Industrial organizational psychologists are anticipated to be the fastest growing job in the U.S. in the 10 years through 2022. The BLS estimates that in the 10-year period through 2022, employment of industrial-organizational psychologists will rise more than 53%, dramatically higher than the growth rates for all jobs and for other […]

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Aug
07

Dr. Bernardo Ferdman Receives 2014 Janet Chusmir Distinguished Service Award

Congratulations to Dr. Bernardo Ferdman, San Diego Organizational Psychology Distinguished Professor, for being the recipient of the 2014 Janet Chusmir Distinguished Service Award! This award is a testament to his outstanding service to the division as well as his exceptional mentoring for his students and others. Dr. Ferdman received this award August 4th at the Gender and Diversity in the Organizations (GDO) Business Meeting. He […]

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Jul
23

Predicating Managers’ Intentions to Hire, Develop, and Promote Women in SET Professions

The underrepresentation of women in the professional science, engineering, and technology (SET) jobs was addressed in a recent study published in the June issue of Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research by Shirley Braun and Rebecca A. Turner. The study was conducted through a series of interviews and surveys of middle managers who influence how employees are treated, developed, promoted and compensated. Braun and Turner […]

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May
16

2014 CSPP Commencement Speakers

Alliant University is proud to announce the 2014 Commencement Ceremony speakers. The San Diego and Irving ceremony will be held on May 23rd at the Hilton Bayfront in San Diego at 2pm. San Francisco’s ceremony will be held at the Craneway Pavillion in Richmond, CA on June 1st. The Los Angeles ceremony will be on June 7th located on the LA campus. Fresno and Sacramento […]

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May
15

Gender, Genitals, Cutting, and Power

In their review of Genital Cutting: Protecting Children From Medical, Cultural, and Religious Infringements, Sussie Eshun and Irina Khusid note how long the circumcision debate has gone on, the differences in attitudes about male and female circumcision, and the need to provide parents with balanced education and information on the topic. However, the reviewers note the difficulty that parents have in obtaining clear, evidence-based information on circumcision. In Western industrialized […]

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Apr
16

Faculty, Student and Alumni Achievements, Organizational Psychology Program, CSPP Issue #3, Spring 2014

Faculty and Student Achievements:    Prof. Nurcan Ensari, Ph.D. Program Director, Los Angeles Prof. Ensari had a recent publication with her colleagues from San Francisco State University, and University of Texas at San Antonio. Boyd, M., Kim, M., Ensari, N., Yin, Z. (2014). Perceived motivational team climate in relation to task and social cohesion    among male college athletes. Journal of Applied Social Psychology,     44, 115–123. […]

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Mar
26

Events: CSPP – Los Angeles OP Program Presents – “The Process of Design and Implementation of a Diversity Management Program“

Save the Date: April 10, 2014   4:30 – 6:00 pm Dr. Shlomit Cohen is an organizational psychologist with over 10 years of experience specializing in change management, project management, communications strategies/plans, training, teams and leadership development.  She has been working at DeVry Medical International (DMI) for the last seven years as a change/project manager. Prior to this current position, Dr. Cohen worked as an organizational […]

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Mar
26

Events: The Process of Design and Implementation of a Diversity Management Program Presented by the Los Angeles Organizational Psychology Program

Save the Date: April 10, 2014   4:30 – 6:00 pm Dr. Shlomit Cohen is an organizational psychologist with over 10 years of experience specializing in change management, project management, communications strategies/plans, training, teams and leadership development.  She has been working at DeVry Medical International (DMI) for the last seven years as a change/project manager. Prior to this current position, Dr. Cohen worked as an organizational […]

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Mar
26

News: Schools begin to map out their virtual places of learning

By Andrew Baxter After years of relying on “take it or leave it” technology that often failed  to match their ambitions, business schools wishing to create virtual worlds or  campuses for their students are taking matters into their own hands. As the first  article in this two-part series (“Fresh reality on campus”, February 24)  explained, several schools established a presence on Second Life’s virtual  world, […]

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