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Spring Newsletter 2017 of the Swiss Human-Relations Barometer

We are pleased to announce the release of the spring newsletter 2017 of the Swiss Human-Relations Barometer. In this newsletter, we present our latest research findings on job satisfaction and human resource management (de-)centralization in Switzerland. The newsletter is available in English and German. Short versions are available in French and Italian.  Read more 



We are happy to welcome Irina Stoller as PhD student at our chair. She will be working in room K 502.



The lab bids farewell to Dana Unger, Julia Humm and Matthew Kerry! We wish the three of them all the best!


Presentation by Gudela Grote

On March 28, 2017, Gudela Grote presented her views on the role and responsibilities of citizens in science in a workshop on "The Future of Science through Citizens' Engagement" organized by the Science and Technology Options Assessment Panel (STOA) at the European Parliament. The recording can be accessed through the following link. Read more 


Interview mit Gudela Grote in CONTEXT

In der Februar-Ausgabe von CONTEXT wurde Gudela Grote interviewt zum Thema "Arbeitswelt im Umbruch".   Read more 

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Research Highlights


Contributions by Members of our Chair at the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (EAWOP)

From May 17 to May 20, 2017 the EAWOP will be holding their 18th Congress in Dublin, Ireland. We are happy to announce that our chair is represented with various Symposia, Presentations and Poster Sessions. Following the detailed information on topic, place and time are listed: Read more 


SNF Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowship

Dr. Wiebke Doden received the SNF Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowship to continue her project „Setting the stage: Formation and Development of Newcomers’ Psychological Contracts“ at the London School of Economics and Political Science from August 2017. 


New project

Prof. Grote received a SBFI grant for her project "Shaping careers through the interplay of education, training and career-enhancing work design". Our new doctoral student Emanuela Guri Medici is working for this project, which will be running for 49 months.   Read more 


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".  


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.

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