Learning Series

Learning Series are presentations given by professionals from outside George Mason University, members of the faculty of the Psychology Department and cognate departments and centers, and student colleagues.

Fall 2020 I-O Learning Series will be online via Zoom @ 1:30 pm on Tuesdays (unless otherwise noted). Detailed schedule will be continually updated. Schedule could also be viewed on the Events page.






August 25, 2020

Mason Faculty

George Mason University

Introduction to Learning Series and Faculty Presentations

September 1, 2020

Shea Fyffe & Steven Zhou

George Mason University

R Workshop - Advanced (with Shea) and Basic (with Steven)

September 8, 2020

Dr. Edgar Kausel

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

Paying due heed to others’ opinions: A meta-analysis on gender differences in advice taking

September 15, 2020

Dr. Hector Madrid

Pontifical Catholic University of Chile

Leader Affective Presence in Teams

September 22, 2020

Dr. Patrick McKay

Temple University

Diversity in I-O and HR Science and Practice

September 29, 2020

Dr. Christina Curnow

American Institutes for Research

Building a Future Ready and Resilient Workforce

October 6, 2020

Dr. Sy Islam

Farmington State, Consulting at Talent Metrics

Translating I-O Interventions and Data into Applied Business Language

October 13, 2020

Dr. Daniel Bauer

University of North Carolina

New Ways of Evaluating Measurement Invariance and Differential Item Functioning

October 20, 2020

Dr. Louis Tay

Purdue University

Machine Learning Measurement Bias: A Conceptual Framework

October 27, 2020

Dr. Nichelle Carpenter

Rutgers University

TBD Specialized Research Topic

November 10, 2020

Dr. Katie Rosenbusch 

Assistant Professor of Management at GMU

Balancing the Scale with Teaching and Research

November 17, 2020

Dr. Berrin Erdogan

Portland State University, Personnel Psychology

Publishing in Personnel Psychology

November 24, 2020

Dr. Alexander Alonso


How I-O Can Impact Government and Public Policy

December 1, 2020

Dr. Sang Eun Woo

Purdue University

Openness and Humility in the Era of George Floyd and COVID

For more information on our Learning Series, please contact our Vice President, Steven Zhou