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Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 08:39

Dr. Ellen Ernst Kossek was interviewed by CNN for their article titled "South Korea cuts its work limit from 68 hours a week to 52". 

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 12:31

The Center for the Study of Child Care Employment at the University of California, Berkeley is now hiring for two research

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 17:08

The Early Childhood Workforce Index 2018 is a comprehensive update to the inaugural 2016 edition on the progress made by states to improve conditions for the early care and education workforce.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 00:21

Any parent will tell you parenting is hard, but does outsourcing the care of children lessen stress? When it comes to childcare, research shows grandparents are the least stressful option for mum and dad.

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 11:23

Congratulations, Silke Aisenbrey and Anette Fasang!

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 07:20

Strategies for couples rasinging children who seek to navigate the obstacles to gender equality.

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 14:32
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 16:39

Mara Yerkes and Jana Javornik generously organized the workshop "Professional Workshop: People's Capabilities to Combine Work and Care" for the 2018 WFRN Conference. This workshop takes place on Saturday, June 23rd from 9-10:30 AM. if you interested in attending, please email workandfamily@sas.upenn.edu to secure your spot. More workshop details below. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 00:35

The Department of Management of the University of Bologna is about to recruit a 24-month post-doc on the topic of "Corporate Culture and The Impact on Individuals' Work-Family Decisions". The post-doc is will work under the supervision of Marcello Russo, Assistant Professor at University of Bologna and Associate Editor for Journal of Vocational Behavior. The research grant is co-funded by Kedge Business School, France and the recruited candidate will have the opportunity to visit the Kedge Business School campuses as well during the 2 year period.