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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.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 13:41

To view the final 2018 WFRN Conference Program, please click here. We look forward to seeing you all next week!

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 20:45

The business case for gender diversity is both important and incomplete. It is through engaging both the hearts and minds, especially of men, that we can accelerate progress and realize far greater gender equality in the workplace. 

 

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:33

 

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 11:01

The new issue of the Community, Work & Family journal (Volume 21, Issue 3, July 2018) is now available online here. Please note that you must be a member of WFRN and logged on to the WFRN website to access the issue.

The new issue contains the following articles: 

Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 19:15

Using data from the Luxembourg Income Study, we conduct a gender comparison of how young people aged 20–34 in Finland (n = 19,941), Spain (n = 29,458), Taiwan (n = 47,219), and the United States (n = 184,581) participated in full time work, short-hours or temporary work, education, and homemaking before and after the Great Recession (GR) beginning 2008. Gender and country patterns varied substantially.

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 13:07