Becoming an Industrial Organizational Psychologist Book

Becoming an Industrial Organizational Psychologist


  • Author : Dennis Doverspike
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-02-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351061841

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Becoming an Industrial Organizational Psychologist Excerpt :

So you want to be an Industrial-Organizational (I-O) Psychologist? You may have heard that it is one of the fields of the future, fast-growing, and a highly sought-after profession. But what is Industrial-Organizational Psychology? What does an Industrial-Organizational Psychologist do? Answering these questions and many more, Becoming an Industrial-Organizational Psychologist is the perfect introduction, providing an expert overview of careers in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, the study of human behavior in the workplace. Part 1 of the book discusses what I-O Psychology is and what I-O Psychologists do, including the history of the field, research areas, and job types and titles. Part 2 discusses the undergraduate years, including how to make oneself competitive for graduate school, and going through the process of identifying graduate programs, applying, and deciding on the right program. Part 3 focuses on the graduate years, including advice on success in a graduate program and in internships, as well as additional issues like licensure and transitioning from other careers. Finally, Part 4 discusses how to find a job and begin a career in the various sectors of I-O Psychology: academic, consulting, industry, and government.

Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology Book

Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Laura Koppes Bryan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-12-30
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 318
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429629013

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Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Second Edition updates the first edition with the latest creative and scholarly views of I-O psychology to provide a complete, up-to-date understanding of this discipline’s history within a contemporary context. This new edition includes updated chapters from the first edition as well as three completely new chapters: a history of LGBTQ+ employees’ workplace experiences, the evolution of worker well-being and work-life issues, and a reflection on the importance of context when studying workplaces and whether or not the science and practice of I-O psychology is prepared for the future. Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Second Edition compiles chapters written from the historical perspectives of I-O psychologists, historians, and other experts in their fields, all of whom use historical analyses as the method of inquiry rather than provide summarized overviews of the topics. Chapter authors rely on archival materials, primary and secondary sources, as well as interviews with luminaries and experts. Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Second Edition is essential reading for contemporary and aspiring scholars of I-O psychology and related fields, such as history of psychology, human resource management, organizational behavior, and public administration. Both scientists and practitioners will benefit from reading this text.

Mastering Industrial Organizational Psychology Book

Mastering Industrial Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Elizabeth L. Shoenfelt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Genre: Industrial psychologists
  • Pages : 168
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190071141

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Mastering Industrial Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

"An Introduction to Industrial-Organizational Psychology provides a brief introduction to Industrial-Organizational (I-O) psychology; a definition of the field; an explanation of the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed by master's level I-O practitioners; and a description of I-O master's professional practice areas. I-O graduate training is introduced, highlighting differences between master's training and doctoral training. The exponential growth of I-O master's programs over the past several decades and the growing demand in the job market for I-O practitioners is noted. The authors conclude with a discussion of issues relevant to the master's degree in I-O psychology"--

Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Book

Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Steven G. Rogelberg
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 950
  • ISBN 10 : 9781412924702

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Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

With more than 400 entries, the Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology presents a thorough overview of the cross-disciplinary field of industrial and organizational psychology for students, researchers, and professionals in the areas of psychology, business, management, and human resources. In two volumes, readers are provided with state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts.

Green Organizations Book

Green Organizations


  • Author : Ann Hergatt Huffman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-06-19
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 440
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136499227

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Green Organizations Excerpt :

This book is a landmark in showing how industrial-organizational psychology and related fields contribute to environmental sustainability in organizations. Industrial-organizational psychology embraces a scientist/practitioner model: evidence-based best practice to solve real-world issues. The contributors to this book are experts in science and practice, demonstrating the ways in which human-organization interactions can drive change to produce environmentally beneficial outcomes. Overall, the authors address cogent issues and provide specific examples of how industrial-organizational psychology can guide interventions that support and maintain environmentally sound practices in organizations. Green Organizations can be used as a general reference for researchers, in courses on sustainable business, corporate social responsibility, ethical management practices and social entrepreneurship. The book will provide an excellent overview for anyone interested in sustainability in organizations, and will serve as a valuable guide to industrial-organizational psychology and management professionals.

Using Industrial Organizational Psychology for the Greater Good Book

Using Industrial Organizational Psychology for the Greater Good


  • Author : Julie Olson-Buchanan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 597
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848729605

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Using Industrial Organizational Psychology for the Greater Good Excerpt :

This SIOP Organizational Frontiers volume will be one of the first to show how the field of Industrial Organizational psychology can help address societal concerns, and help focus research on the greater good of society. Contributions from worldwide experts showcase the power the IO community has to foster, promote and encourage pro social efforts. Also included will be commentary from an eminent group of IO psychologists who give invaluable insights into the history and the future of IO psychology . By presenting the prosocial contributions, from personal satisfaction and career commitment to organizational effectiveness to societal development, the imperative and easibility of using I-O psychology for the greater good becomes increasingly compelling.

Industrial Organizational Psychology Book

Industrial Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Michael Aamodt
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2009-02-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 704
  • ISBN 10 : 0495601063

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Industrial Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

Striking a balance between research, theory, and application, the sixth edition of INDUSTRIAL/ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: AN APPLIED APPROACH prepares students for their future careers through a combination of scholarship, humor, case studies, and practical applications. Students will see the relevance of industrial/organizational psychology to their everyday lives through such practical applications as how to write a resume, survive an employment interview, write a job description, create a performance appraisal instrument, and motivate employees. Charts and tables simplify such complicated issues as employment law, job satisfaction, work motivation and leadership. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Industrial and Organizational Psychology  Research and Practice  7th Edition Book

Industrial and Organizational Psychology Research and Practice 7th Edition


  • Author : Paul E. Spector
  • Publisher : Wiley Global Education
  • Release Date : 2016-11-16
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 428
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119299042

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Industrial and Organizational Psychology Research and Practice 7th Edition Excerpt :

Distinct from any other text of its kind, Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Research and Practice, 7th Edition provides a thorough and clear overview of the field, without overwhelming today’s I/O Psychology student. Newly updated for its seventh edition, author Paul Spector provides readers with (1) cutting edge content and includes new and emerging topics, such as occupational health and safety, and (2) a global perspective of the field.

Psychology and Work Book

Psychology and Work


  • Author : Donald M. Truxillo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-08-19
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429618932

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Psychology and Work Excerpt :

Psychology and Work is a new edition of the award-winning textbook written for introductory Industrial and Organizational (I-O) Psychology classes. This book makes the core topics of I-O Psychology clear, relevant, and accessible to students through its dynamic design. The real-world examples from the perspectives of employees and employers highlight how I-O Psychology is applied to today’s workplace. Psychology and Work, Second Edition covers the core areas of I-O Psychology including an overview of the field and its history. The topics covered include up-to-date research methods and statistics; job analysis and criterion measurement; performance appraisal; personnel selection; training and development; work motivation; leadership; job attitudes and emotions, occupational health psychology, safety, and stress; teams; and organizational structure, culture, and change. Throughout the text, an emphasis is placed on essential issues for today’s workplace such as diversity and inclusion, the evolving role of big data and analytics, legal issues, and the changing nature of work. Written by dedicated I-O professors with expertise in I-O Psychology and teaching this course, the book and supporting materials provide a range of high-quality pedagogical materials, including interactive features, quizzes, PowerPoint slides, numerous case studies, recommended videos, and an expanded, high-quality test bank.

The Emerald Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Book

The Emerald Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Robert L. Dipboye
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-07
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 1050
  • ISBN 10 : 9781787437869

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The Emerald Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

This book provides a comprehensive review of the theory, research, and applications in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology. Analyzing three primary objectives of I/O psychology: improving the effectiveness of employees and organizations, enhancing employee well-being, and gaining an understanding of human behavior in organizations.

Mastering the Job Market Book

Mastering the Job Market


  • Author : Elizabeth L. Shoenfelt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-12-22
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 164
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190071172

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Mastering the Job Market Excerpt :

"Mastering the Job Market: Career Issues for Master's Level Industrial-Organizational Psychologists begins with an introduction to the field of I-O psychology and presents the empirical basis for the book, a large scale survey of I-O master's graduates and a second survey of their employers. Survey methodology and demographic data for I-O master's graduates and employers are presented. The remaining six chapters of this volume address a myriad of issues related to the careers of master's level I-O psychologists based on the survey data and insights from I-O master's faculty from top ranked I-O master's programs.In Chapter 2, L'Heureux and Van Hein provide information about job opportunities available to I-O master's graduates. The authors draw heavily on the Graduate Survey data to identify common occupational titles, organizational roles, and salary ranges for both recent I-O graduates and those later in their careers. Job positions reflect a broad range of roles that include talent management, data analytics, human resources, organizational development, and consulting. I-O psychology master's graduates overwhelming perceive their I-O degree to be valuable and report a high level of career satisfaction"--

Ethics and Values in Industrial Organizational Psychology Book

Ethics and Values in Industrial Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Joel Lefkowitz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-03-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 604
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317241881

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Ethics and Values in Industrial Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

Ethics and Values in Industrial-Organizational Psychology was one of the first books to integrate work from moral philosophy, moral psychology, I-O psychology, and political and social economy, as well as business. It incorporates these perspectives into a "framework for taking moral action" and presents a practical model for ethical decision making. The second edition has added a chapter on Virtue Theory, including its application in I-O, Organizational behavior (OB) and business; expands Moral Psychology to two chapters, with more attention to moral emotions, effects of the "dark side" of personality, and the intuitionist model of moral judgment; expands the sections on social and economic justice; and expands the treatment of the Responsible Conduct of Research with a new chapter on Research Integrity. Examples from I-O research and practice, as well as current business events, are offered throughout. It is ideal for ethics and I-O courses at the graduate level.

Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology Book

Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Laura L. Koppes
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317824473

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Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

This unique book is the first to contain a comprehensive history of industrial and organizational psychology, covering numerous topics in the discipline. The history presented offers various perspectives, including the contributions of individuals, organizations, and contextual or situational forces, as well as an international viewpoint. The authors, all highly regarded experts in their respective topics, use a range of approaches to examine history, demonstrating to readers that there are multiple ways to understand history. This volume will be of interest to industrial and organizational psychologists, business and management academics and professionals, historians of psychology, business, science and science and technology, undergraduate, and graduate students.

The SAGE Handbook of Industrial  Work   Organizational Psychology  3v Book

The SAGE Handbook of Industrial Work Organizational Psychology 3v


  • Author : Deniz S Ones
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2021-08-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 2240
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473942783

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The SAGE Handbook of Industrial Work Organizational Psychology 3v Excerpt :

The second edition of this best-selling Handbook presents a fully updated and expanded overview of research, providing the latest perspectives on the analysis of theories, techniques, and methods used by industrial, work, and organizational psychologists. Building on the strengths of the first edition, key additions to this edition include in-depth historical chapter overviews of professional contexts across the globe, along with new chapters on strategic human resource management; corporate social responsibility; diversity, stress, emotions and mindfulness in the workplace; environmental sustainability at work; aging workforces, among many others. Providing a truly global approach and authoritative overview, this three-volume Handbook is an indispensable resource and essential reading for professionals, researchers and students in the field. Volume One: Personnel Psychology and Employee Performance Volume Two: Organizational Psychology Volume Three: Managerial Psychology and Organizational Approaches

Issues  Theory  and Research in Industrial Organizational Psychology Book

Issues Theory and Research in Industrial Organizational Psychology


  • Author : Louise Kelley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 1992-03-13
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 474
  • ISBN 10 : 0080867367

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Issues Theory and Research in Industrial Organizational Psychology Excerpt :

Industrial/Organizational psychologists are a rather diverse group of people with a common interest in applying psychology to work settings. This is the conclusion reached by George Alliger in the opening chapter of this volume, setting the tone for the rest of the book, which attempts to expand our view of what can be considered as I/O psychology. The authors of the individual chapters are from a variety of backgrounds, not all of them directly associated with I/O psychology, and they discuss topics such as managerial success and training, as well as topics much more on the edge of I/O such as team-building and organizational theory. Thus, this volume makes an important statement about the potential diversity of our field. At the same time, it will help move us towards that diversity by providing insights and information in areas that should be, and are becoming part of the realm of I/O psychology. These insights into non-traditional topics, as well as particularly interesting approaches to more traditional areas, make this volume worthwhile and useful to almost anyone concerned with I/O psychology.