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The WFRN 2024 Conference Preliminary Program is Now Available

The WFRN 2024 Conference Preliminary Program is Now Available CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PRELIMINARY PROGRAM Note that after each presentation is a marker stating “Registration Complete” or “Not Registered”.  If a presentation is listed as not yet registered, it indicates that no one on the team has completed their registration for the conference.  We [Read More…]

April 4, 2024


WFRN 2024 Conference Preliminary Program is Now Available for Review

The WFRN 2024 Conference Preliminary Program is Now Available CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PRELIMINARY PROGRAM Note that after each presentation is a marker stating “Registration Complete” or “Not Registered”.  If a presentation is listed as not yet registered, it indicates that no one on the team has completed their registration for the conference.  We [Read More…]

March 19, 2024


Making Reservations at the Sheraton Le Centre Montreal

WFRN Conference Attendees are Encouraged to Book Rooms at Sheraton Le Centre Montreal Hotel NOTE – The online system for securing rooms at the Sheraton has been unreliable.  If you are not able to secure rooms online, please call the central reservations system at 1-800-325-3535. The WFRN has secured a limited number of discount rooms [Read More…]

March 20, 2024


Call for Papers: 10th International Community, Work and Family Conference – 25-28 March 2025 in Bielefeld, Germany

Call for Papers: 10th International Community, Work and Family Conference – 25-28 March 2025 in Bielefeld, Germany Community, Work, and Family in Flux: Exploring Changing Structures, Policies, and Practices in a Global Perspective The 10th International Community, Work and Family Conference will bring together our global multidisciplinary community of scholars and practitioners to contribute to debates [Read More…]

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March 4, 2024


Early Registration Pricing for the 2024 WFRN Conference Ends March 1

If you are the intended presenter at the 2024 Work and Family Researchers Network Conference, you must fully pay membership fees and registration fees. To check the status of your membership and registration, we ask that you please log into our payment system https://www.meetingsavvy.org/wfrn/frmLogin.aspx to finalize your 2024 registration and membership fees. In the left menu you will [Read More…]

February 27, 2024


WFRN Featured Scholar – Heejung Chung

The Work and Family Researchers Network is proud to provide an interview with our March 2024 Featured Scholar Heejung Chung, Professor of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Kent, UK.  Read the interview by following this link: https://wfrn.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/Chung-Featured-Scholar.pdf

February 27, 2024


IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR 2024 WFRN CONFERENCE PRESENTERS

If you are the intended presenter at the 2024 Work and Family Researchers Network Conference, you must fully pay membership fees and registration fees. To check the status of your membership and registration, we ask that you please log into our payment system https://www.meetingsavvy.org/wfrn/frmLogin.aspx to finalize your 2024 registration and membership fees. In the left [Read More…]

February 22, 2024


Work and Family Researchers Network Virtual Conference Series Event –  Professional Development: Making the Most Out of Conferences

Register Now for the Next Work and Family Researchers Network Virtual Conference Series Event –  Professional Development: Making the Most Out of Conferences  The Event This WFRN Virtual Conference Series professional development session will focus on making the most out of conferences, offering general advice for attending conferences and networking (and offering tips for the [Read More…]

Conference

February 22, 2024


Extended Call for Nominations – Ellen Galinsky Generative Researcher Award

Additional Information: The nomination deadline for the Ellen Galinsky Generative Researcher Award has been extended to March 15, 2024. This award recognizes a work-family researcher or research team who have/has contributed break-through thinking to the work-family field via theory, measures, and/or data sets that led to expansive application, innovation, and diffusion, including the sharing of [Read More…]

February 13, 2024


Thank you to Outgoing Members of the WFRN Leadership Team

Thank you to outgoing members of the WFRN leadership team. Past President: Melissa Milkie, Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada (2023, President 2021-2022) Secretary: Ameeta Jaga, Ph.D., University of Capetown, South Africa (2021-2023) Yvonne Lott, Ph.D., Institute of Economic and Social Research, Hans-Böckler Foundation, Germany (2021-2023) Sabrina Speights, Ph.D., Wheaton College Massachusetts, USA (2021-2023)

February 13, 2024


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