WFRN Virtual Conference Series Event - Work-Family Justice for LGBTQ+ Individuals: Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to Inclusivity in Practice and Research
May 12, 2023 - May 12, 2023
Online

Work-Family Justice for LGBTQ+ Individuals: Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to Inclusivity in Practice and Research

DATE: May 12, 2023 10:00-11:30am US Eastern Time/New York ; 3pm-4:30pm GMT/London; 11pm – 12:30am May 13 Tokyo.

This WFRN Virtual Conference Series plenary session will focus on identifying barriers to achieving work-family justice for LGBTQ+ individuals and discussing pathways and strategies on how we may work toward achieving greater inclusivity both in practice (i.e., in workplaces) as well as in our research. Expert panelists will share their initial thoughts on this topic, and then engage in a moderated panel discussion. Following the panel discussion, the conversation will open to questions and comments from event participants. This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

Organizers/Presiders:

  • Richard J. Petts, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Ball State University and WFRN Board Member
  • Sarah Damaske, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Labor & Employment Relations, Pennsylvania State University and WFRN Vice President (2021-2022)
  • Jennifer Hook, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, University of Southern California and WFRN Vice President (2023-2024)

Moderator:

  • Alexandra Beauregard, Ph.D., Professor of Organizational Psychology, Assistant Dean (International), School of Business, Economics and Informatics, Birkbeck, University of London

Panelists:

  • Abbie E. Goldberg, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Clark University
  • Jamie J. Ladge, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Group Chair, D’Amore-McKim School of Business in Management and Organizational Development, Northeastern University
  • Jean-Charles Languilaire, Ph.D., Jönköping International Business School and JCL Coaching
  • Deborah A. Widiss, J.D., Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs, Professor of Law and Ira C. Batman Faculty Fellow, Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Register for the Event:

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