SIOP Consortia

If you wanted to attend the Masters, Doctoral, or Jr. Faculty Consortia at the now-cancelled SIOP Annual Conference in Austin, then we have good news for you. The SIOP Consortia Committee has re-engineered these training sessions as virtual offerings and they are now FREE to all eligible SIOP members.

Registration for the 2020 SIOP Virtual Consortia is required and you must have paid dues for the 2021 membership year (membership expiration date of 6/30/2021). The following provides some information for each track. Please consider registering and spread the word so that our colleagues can benefit from connecting with and receiving mentorship from other SIOP members. 

Virtual Doctoral Consortium


The Lee Hakel Doctoral Consortium is a development and networking event that includes a diverse set of I-O professionals who offer unique perspectives on the opportunities and challenges faced by both I-O practitioners and academics today. The Doctoral Consortium offers two tracks: applied and academic. Topics include surviving the dissertation, navigating the job process, and learning from successful early-career academics and practitioners. The consortia will take place during July 6-10, beginning at 1 p.m. EDT on Monday, July 6. We will have a mix of synchronous and asynchronous sessions as well as two live networking events at the beginning and end of the consortia.

Students must have passed comprehensive exams to be eligible to attend. 

Questions: please contact Emily Hunter ( or Kate Keeler (

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Virtual Junior Faculty Consortium

  • Do you work, or want to work, in a psychology or management department?
  • Have you proposed your dissertation?
  • Are you seeking insights from experienced faculty?

Join us for the Virtual Junior Faculty Consortium!

Join experienced faculty in three live sessions to discuss the following career-focused topics:

  • Making the switch to being a mentor (July 1, 4:00pm EDT with Tori Howes & Lars Johnson)
  • Surviving and thriving through the promotion and tenure process (July 8, 4:00pm EDT with Paul Levy & Jen Ragsdale)
  • The art of successful teaching (July 9, 4:00pm EDT with Miki Hebl & Kurt Kraiger)

Anyone who has proposed their dissertation, is seeking an academic position for the Fall 2020 term, or who has recently obtained an academic position is eligible to participate.

Questions? Contact Alexander Jackson ( or Megan Nolan ( 

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Virtual Masters Consortium


If you are a current student in a Master’s degree program and want to learn more about career options or prepare yourself for the job market, make sure to add the Master’s Consortium to your summer schedule! The Master’s Consortium is a development and networking event that includes a diverse set of I-O professionals who offer unique perspectives on the opportunities and challenges faced by I-O practitioners today. Speakers will focus on the key developmental experiences that can lay the groundwork for a successful career in Industrial and Organizational Psychology with a Master’s degree, including topics like nailing your interview, first job best practices, creating your professional brand, and career lessons from the trenches.  

The program includes formal presentations by I-O practitioners and a Q&A style panel with our speakers. Our impressive list of 2020 speakers include:

·      Emily Crowe, M.A. & Erika Reckert, M.A. from BTS, July 17 from 12:30pm-1:30pm EDT

·      Rachel Kennell, M.S & Michaela Fisher, M.S. from InVista Talent, July 17 from 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT

·      Christopher Rosett, M.A. from Comcast Cable, July 24 from 12:30pm-1:30pm EDT

·      Kathy Stewart, M.A. & Hanna Pillion, M.S. from U.S. Customs and Border Protection, July 24 from 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT

Live sessions with our panelists will take place in late July, more details to come soon! Contact chairs Kelsey Stephens ( or Matisha Montgomery ( for additional information.

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