Tag Archives: Tom Cox

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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APRIL: NEW PUBLICATION

MEDICAL STUDENTS’ AND DOCTORS’ ATTITUDES TOWARD OLDER PATIENTS AND THEIR CARE IN HOSPITAL SETTINGS: A CONCEPTUALISATION Our paper describing a qualitative study of medical students’ and doctors’ attitudes toward older patients and their health care in hospital settings is to be published in Age & Ageing. The journal has … Continue reading

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APRIL: NEW PUBLICATION

LEADER-MEMBER EXCHANGE ACROSS TWO HIERARCHICAL LEVELS OF LEADERSHIP: CONCURRENT INFLUENCES ON WORK CHARACTERISTICS AND EMPLOYEE PSYCHOLOGICAL HEALTH. Our empirical paper on Leader – Member Exchange (LMX)  has now been published  in Work & Stress (TF Informa). The journal’s impact factor is: 2.14.  It is ranked 18th out of a 181 … Continue reading

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MARCH: NEW RESEARCH APPOINTMENTS

TWO RESEARCH APPOINTMENTS MADE TO THE CENTRE FOR SUSTAINABLE WORKING LIFE We are very pleased to announce two new researcher appointments to the Centre for Sustainable Working Life, School of Business, Economics & Informatics, Birkbeck University of London: Dr Gianina-Iona Postavaru … Continue reading

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MARCH: HONORARY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

DR SARA MACLENNAN IS AWARDED AN HONORARY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP BY BIRKBECK UNIVERSITY OF LONDON Dr Sara MacLennan, who helped found The METIS Collaboration and who is now its Co Director, has been awarded an Honorary Research Fellowship by Birkbeck University … Continue reading

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MARCH: SURPRISING HONOUR

MOST INFLUENTIAL LIVING WORK & ORGANISATIONAL PSYCHOLOGISTS 2015 The Human Resources MBA website has announced its 2015 list of the world’s 30 most influential Work & Organisational Psychologists who are alive and active. I am amazed and honoured to find … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY: AN EVENTFUL WEEK

GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL, LEGAL MATTERS & A PhD VIVA The week beginning 2nd February was an eventful week and an enjoyable and successful one. On 3rd February, I joined a Panel that led an Insight Workshop run by the UK General Medical Council … Continue reading

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