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The chair warmly welcomes Julian Pfrombeck who joins the team as PhD student. His work place is in room K 508. Read more 


Another Symposium at AOM

Wiebke Doden also kindly invites you to her Symposium with the title "Job insecurity, employability and turnover in the face of different labor market conditions“. The event is scheduled for Monday August 8 from 9.45 to 11.15 in the Anaheim Convention Center in 303D. Read more 


Symposium at AOM

At this year’s AOM meeting in Anaheim (CA), Dana Unger and Layne Paddock would like to welcome you to their symposium with the title "Navigating Careers While Also Considering Family Roles: Integrating Work-Life and Careers Concepts”. The OB, CAR, and GDO Division sponsor the symposium and Jeffrey Greenhaus will be its discussant. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug 9 2016 (1:15PM - 2:45PM) at the Anaheim Convention Center in 205A. Read more 


Now available

Now online available: Grote, G. & Guest, D. (2016). The case for reinvigorating quality of working life research. Journal of Human Relations, June 21, DOI:10.1177/001872671665474. Read more 


Fachtagung von Pro Familia Schweiz

An der gestrigen Fachtagung von Pro Familia Schweiz zum Thema "Änderungen in der Organisation der Arbeit: Flexibilisierung und Digitalisierung - Was hat es für Konsequenzen für die Vereinbarkeit von Familie und Arbeit?" hielt Dr. Dana Unger den Vortrag: "Flexibilisierung und Beschleunigung in der Organisation der Arbeitswelt. Was bedeutet es konkret für die Vereinbarkeit von Beruf und Partnerschaft?".   Read more 

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Research Highlights


Doctoral examinations

We congratulate Wiebke Doden and Denniz Dönmez on their successfully passed doctoral examination: On March 22 Wiebke defended her dissertation "Employment Relations through the Lens of the changing Nature of Careers-Challenges in the Area of social Exchange, Job insecurity and Job changes", and on March 29, Denniz defended his dissertation on "Balancing Stability and Flexibility to Manage Uncertainty. A Study of Agile Software Development Teams".   Read more 


Small Group Meeting in Zurich

On February 12. & 13, Prof. Grote (ETH) and Prof. José Cortina (George Mason University) conducted the first Small Group Meeting of the Alliance for Organizational Psychology on "Fostering Ethical, Rigorous and Relevant Resarch: The Contribution of Work and Organizational Psychology" in Zurich. Read more 


SNF Grant

Dr. Layne Paddock received a SNF grant for her project "Navigating Work and Family Roles: The Dynamic Relationship Between Identities and Social Networks" starting February 1st 2016 and running for 24 months. Read more 


Paper Award 2015

Nominated for the Human Relations Paper Award 2015: Unger, D., Sonnentag, S., Niessen, C., & Kuonath, A. (2015). The longer your work hours, the worse your relationship? The role of selective optimization with compensation (SOC) in the associations of working time with relationship satisfaction and self-disclosure in dual-career couples. Human Relations, 68, 1889–1912.   Read more 

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