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NEW PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATE IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY

THE CENTRE FOR SUSTAINABLE WORKING LIFE, BIRKBECK UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, ANNOUNCES A NEW POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY FOR 2017. The Centre for Sustainable Working Life (CSWL) is pleased to announce a new postgraduate and post experience programme in occupational … Continue reading

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New Publications

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 2016 – 2017 I have yet to go back over the last year or so and note our various publications not yet announced on my Blog. In the meantime, to help me play catchup, I will draw attention … Continue reading

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Alive & Kicking: Rumours of My Demise Are Greatly Exaggerated!

It has been a long time since I last posted on this Blog: too long. Fortunately, however, this has not been due to ill-health or loss of interest or complete retirement. 2015 and 2016 have been momentous years in UK … Continue reading

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Eulogy to Dr Eusbio (Seb) Rial Gonzalez

I delivered this eulogy to my friend and colleague Seb ~ Dr Eusebio Rial-Gonzalez ~ at the Healthy Workplace Summit 2015 in Bilbao in November. ___________________________________________________

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DECEMBER: UPDATE ESRC SEMINAR ON CANCER & EMPLOYMENT

Cancer & Employment: The Legal & Insurance Contexts The third ESRC funded seminar on Cancer & Employment will consider the legal and insurance industry perspectives. It will be held in the Keynes Library, Gordon Square, Bloomsbury, London on 21st January 2015. … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER: III ESRC SEMINAR ON CANCER & EMPLOYMENT

Cancer & Employment: Social Science Perspectives The Legal & Insurance Contexts The III ESRC funded seminar on Cancer & Employment has just been announced and online registration is now open. The seminar will focus on discussion of the legal and insurance industry … Continue reading

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JUNE: PAPER TO BE INCLUDED IN NEW ACADEMIC WORK

PSYCHOLOGICAL RESILIENCE & WELLBEING by PALMER AND GYLLENSTEN: SAGE SAGE are preparing a new academic work, Psychological Resilience & Wellbeing, edited by Stephen Palmer and Kristina Gyllensten, Centre for Stress Management in London, which will be published next month (July 2015) as of the SAGE … Continue reading

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JUNE: NEW PUBLICATION

ASSESSMENT OF POTENTIALLY STRESSFUL WORK AND ORGANISATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS: THEORY AND METHOD The Fourth Edition of the substantial text The Evaluation of Human Work has just been published edited by the late John Wilson and by Sarah Sharples. This book stands as … Continue reading

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MAY: NEW PUBLICATION

THE INFLUENCE OF NURSING TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP STYLE ON THE QUALITY OF NURSES’ WORKING LIVES IN TAIWAN: A CROSS-SECTIONAL QUANTITATIVE STUDY Our paper describing a quantitative study of the effects of a transformational leadership style, within nursing, on nurses’ working lives has been published … Continue reading

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MAY: GARDEN PARTY AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE

AN AFTERNOON AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE: HRM GARDEN PARTY On 12th May, Sue and I were invited to attend a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace by the Lord Chamberlain on behalf of the Queen. The weather was unexpectedly good and the event most … Continue reading

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