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SIOP 2008 Friday Seminars

Friday Seminars are SOLD OUT

Lisa Penney
University of Houston

On behalf of the Friday Seminars Committee (Russell Johnson, Jennifer Kaufman, Bennett Tepper, and Scott Tonidandel), I am pleased to announce the topics and expert presenters for the four Friday seminars that will be offered at the SIOP 2008 conference in San Francisco.

The Friday seminars are replacing the Sunday seminars and are designed to provide longer, in-depth explorations of cutting-edge topics and methodological issues from a scholarly perspective.

If you have any questions, please contact me at lpenney@uh.edu.

  • Duration:  Sessions are 3 hours long and you can earn 3 CE credits for each seminar attended. This year there will be the ability to attend two seminars, one in the morning and one in the afternoon for a total of 6 CE credits.
  • Enrollment:  Enrollment for each seminar is limited to 40 participants.
  • When:  Friday, April 11, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 noon to 3 p.m.  
  • Location:  The location will be at the conference site; the specific room will be indicated in the conference program.
  • Cost:  The cost for each Friday seminar is $75.00 (U.S.).
  • Registration:  You must complete the Friday seminars section of the general conference registration form (also available on the SIOP Web site) and include payment in your total.
  • Cancellation: Friday seminar fees canceled by March 28, 2008, will be refunded less a $25.00 (U.S.) administrative fee per seminar.

Topics and Presenters

Work–Life Balance: Good Research, Good Practice. Jeffrey H. Greenhaus, Drexel University; Tammy D. Allen, University of South Florida. Coordinator: Bennett Tepper, Georgia State University.

Understanding Emotional Labor in I-O:  When “Grin and Bear It” Is a Job Requirement. Alicia A. Grandey, Pennsylvania State University; James M. Diefendorff, University of Akron. Coordinator: Russell Johnson, University of South Florida. 

Doing Diversity Right: A Research-Based Approach to Diversity Management. Derek R. Avery, University of Houston; Patrick F. McKay, Rutgers University. Coordinator: Scott Tonidandel, Davidson College.

Conceptual and Methodological Issues in Analyzing Changes Over Time. Robert J. Vandenberg, University of Georgia; David Chan, Singapore Management University. Coordinator: Jennifer Kaufman, Dell.


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