People

  1. School Director
  2. Full-Time Faculty
  3. Staff
  4. University Park Adjunct Faculty
  5. University Park Affiliate Faculty
  6. Labor Educators
  7. Post-Doctoral Scholars
  8. HRER Graduate Students
  9. Emeritus Faculty
  10. LGWR Graduate Students

School Director

Paul Clark

  • School Director and Professor, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 865-0752

pfc2@psu.edu

Unions, union organizing, collective bargaining, labor-management partnerships, labor-management relations in the healthcare industry, nurses' unions, labor history

Elaine Farndale

  • Associate Director, School of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Professor, Human Resource Management
  • Graduate Program Director, School of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Center Director, Center for International Human Resource Studies

(814) 867-3320

euf3@psu.edu

International/cross-cultural human resource management, Global talent management, Strategic human resource management (HRM) and firm performance, High performance work systems, HRM and employee well-being/engagement, HR as a department and as a profession

Full-Time Faculty

Antone Aboud

  • Professor of Practice

(814) 865-5425

aja19@psu.edu

Mark Anner

  • Professor, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Center Director, Center for Global Workers’ Rights

(814) 865-0745

msa10@psu.edu

Workers' rights, apparel global supply chains, corporate social responsibility, international labor solidarity

Mary Bellman

  • Associate Teaching Professor of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Director of Labor Education

(814) 867-5697

mary.bellman@psu.edu

Labor Education; Globalization; Immigrant Workers; Women and Labor

Catherine Bowman

  • Assistant Research Professor of Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 863-4992

cgb5263@psu.edu

Valerie Braman

  • Lecturer, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Labor Education Coordinator

(215) 843-3052

vmb7@psu.edu

Internal and External Organizing; Contract Negotiations and Administration; Unions in Education

Kameron Carter

  • Assistant Professor of Human Resource Management

(814) 865-5470

kxc1034@psu.edu

Paul Clark

  • School Director and Professor, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 865-0752

pfc2@psu.edu

Unions, union organizing, collective bargaining, labor-management partnerships, labor-management relations in the healthcare industry, nurses' unions, labor history

Sarah Damaske

  • Associate Professor of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Sociology, and Women's Studies

(814) 865-9090

sad32@psu.edu

Michael Edenhart-Pepe

  • Professor of Practice, Human Resource Management
  • Co-Director, Academy for Human Capital Development

mep56@psu.edu

Elaine Farndale

  • Associate Director, School of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Professor, Human Resource Management
  • Graduate Program Director, School of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Center Director, Center for International Human Resource Studies

(814) 867-3320

euf3@psu.edu

International/cross-cultural human resource management, Global talent management, Strategic human resource management (HRM) and firm performance, High performance work systems, HRM and employee well-being/engagement, HR as a department and as a profession

Mark Gough

  • Assistant Professor, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 865-1030

mdg228@psu.edu

Employment law, employment arbitration, sexual harassment, alternative dispute resolution, labor relations

Tom Hogan

  • Professor of Practice, Human Resource Management

(814) 867-2208

tch12@psu.edu

Global leadership development, Global diversity and inclusion, business ethics, corporate social responsibility and sustainability

Elaine Hui

  • Assistant Professor of Labor and Employment Relations and Asian Studies

(814) 865-0066

suh275@psu.edu

Critical state theories, China, labor resistance, civil society, trade unions

Charles Lumpkins

  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 867-0368

cll116@psu.edu

Michael Maffie

  • Assistant Professor of Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 865-5425

maffie@psu.edu

Katherine Eva Maich

  • Assistant Professor of Labor and Employment Relations, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

(814) 867-5698

kem394@psu.edu

Labor informality, domestic work, gender and feminist theory, law, social movements, ethnography, Latin America, the Global South

Miguel Olivas-Luján

  • Teaching Professor in Human Resource Management

Miguel.Olivas@psu.edu

International/cross-cultural human resource management, Information Technology/Systems in HR (e.g., blockchains, self-service, social media), Evidence-based HR, Diversity, Culture, and the relations among these areas

Hee Man Park

  • Assistant Professor of Human Resource Management

(814) 865-9116

hxp176@psu.edu

Managerial leadership, abusive supervision, workplace commitment, social networks, compensation

Jean Phillips

  • Professor, Human Resource Management

(814) 867-5704

jean.phillips@psu.edu

Staffing, recruiting, employer branding, strategic human resource management, employee motivation, employee engagement

Brian Redmond

  • Teaching Professor of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Lead Faculty: Organizational Leadership

(814) 867-0375

brian.redmond@psu.edu

Leadership; motivation; industrial and organizational psychology; online education

Manuel Rosaldo

  • Assistant Professor of Labor and Employment Relations

mxr1225@psu.edu

Dorothea Roumpi

  • Assistant Professor of Human Resource Management

(814) 865-5425

dzr352@psu.edu

Strategic human resource management, Strategic human capital, Inclusive human resource practices, High performance work systems, Turnover, Non-compete agreements

Rexford Simpson

  • Professor of Practice, Labor and Employment Relations

(714) 845-6494

rcs30@psu.edu

Rebecca Tarlau

  • Assistant Professor of Education and Labor & Employment Relations

rzt70@psu.edu

Teachers unions, education, labor education, social movements, popular education, Paulo Freire, political sociology

Kim Trahan

  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Organizational Leadership

(814) 865-1685

kzt74@psu.edu

Maja Vidovic

  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Human Resource Management

(814) 867-4168

maja.vidovic@psu.edu

International Human Resource Management (HRM), Strategic HRM, HR Departments and Autonomy of HR Departments/Managers, Employee Engagement

Paul Whitehead

  • Professor of Practice, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 863-8422

pvw11@psu.edu

Zachary Zobrist

  • Lecturer, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Labor Education Coordinator

(814) 865-5425

zxz320@psu.edu

Staff

Abby Cluster

  • Center Support Assistant

(814) 863-6236

amk5977@psu.edu

Amy Dubois

  • Receptionist

(814) 865-5425

akr111@psu.edu

Jean Edwards

  • Receptionist

(814) 865-5425

aje5560@psu.edu

Trisha Everhart

  • Assistant Director of Online Programs

(814) 865-0747

pxm205@psu.edu

Erin Hetzel

  • Education Program Assistant

(814) 867-4167

eab27@psu.edu

Mark Ivicic

  • Administrative Support Assistant

(814) 863-7569

mci104@psu.edu

Kelly Jedrzejewski

  • Marketing Communications Specialist

(814) 865-0751

kaj5358@psu.edu

Heather Manning

  • Administrative Assistant

(814) 867-2287

hmw5002@psu.edu

Sierra Page

  • Administrative Support Assistant

(814) 865-7006

sdj130@psu.edu

Katelyn Perry

  • Academic Advisor

(814) 863-8435

krp5@psu.edu

Kim Plummer

  • Career Counselor

(814) 865-5425

kks105@psu.edu

University Park Adjunct Faculty

Robert Boland, J.D.

  • University Academic Integrity Officer

(814) 865-0722

rab473@psu.edu

Rebecca Cianci

  • Assistant Dean, Human Resources, Smeal College of Business

(814) 863-3998

rjc39@psu.edu

Wendy Coduti

  • Associate Professor of Education (Rehabilitation and Human Services)

(814) 863-2416

wac16@psu.edu

Jason Gines, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Dean for Inclusion, College of Information Science and Technology

(814) 865-8947

jeg293@ist.psu.edu

Chad Gray, j

  • Lecturer, Postdoctoral Fellow

(814) 865-2499

cug25@psu.edu

Sean Moeller

  • Executive Director of Human Resource, Johnson College of Business, Cornell University

(814) 863-8426

iom6@psu.edu

Robert Orndorf, Ph.D.

  • Director, Penn State Bank of America Career Services Center

(814) 865-5225

rmo104@psu.edu

Jonathan Cody Steele

  • Adjunct Lecturer

(814) 865-3443

jcs51@psu.edu

Jennifer Stubbs

  • Assistant Director, Penn State Bank of America Career Services Center

(814) 865-4629

jstubbs@psu.edu

University Park Affiliate Faculty

Lonnie Golden

  • Professor, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Economics

(215) 881-7300

lmg5@psu.edu

Alicia A. Grandey

  • Professor of Psychology

(814) 863-1867

aag6@psu.edu

Avis Kunz

  • Assistant Dean, Online Education/Outreach

(814) 863-3894

alm2@psu.edu

Daniel Letwin

  • Associate Professor of History

(814) 863-0417

dll8@psu.edu

Sylvester Osagie

  • Director, Water-Energy-Food Nexus (West Africa)

(814) 574-0364

soo1@psu.edu

Jennifer Talwar

  • Associate Professor of Sociology, Lehigh Valley Campus

(610) 285-5052

jpt7@psu.edu

Eileen Trauth

  • Professor, Information Sciences and Technology

(814) 865-6457

emt10@psu.edu

Labor Educators

Mark Anner

  • Professor, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Center Director, Center for Global Workers’ Rights

(814) 865-0745

msa10@psu.edu

Workers' rights, apparel global supply chains, corporate social responsibility, international labor solidarity

Mary Bellman

  • Associate Teaching Professor of Labor and Employment Relations
  • Director of Labor Education

(814) 867-5697

mary.bellman@psu.edu

Labor Education; Globalization; Immigrant Workers; Women and Labor

Valerie Braman

  • Lecturer, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Labor Education Coordinator

(215) 843-3052

vmb7@psu.edu

Internal and External Organizing; Contract Negotiations and Administration; Unions in Education

Paul Clark

  • School Director and Professor, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 865-0752

pfc2@psu.edu

Unions, union organizing, collective bargaining, labor-management partnerships, labor-management relations in the healthcare industry, nurses' unions, labor history

Paul Whitehead

  • Professor of Practice, Labor and Employment Relations

(814) 863-8422

pvw11@psu.edu

Zachary Zobrist

  • Lecturer, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Labor Education Coordinator

(814) 865-5425

zxz320@psu.edu

Post-Doctoral Scholars

Jini Park

  • Post-Doctoral Scholar, Center for Global Workers' Rights

jpp5894@psu.edu

HRER Graduate Students

Miguel Aleman

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

mba5389@psu.edu

Dominique Buchholz

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

dmb6378@psu.edu

Menglan Cai

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

mbc5809@psu.edu

Andrew Clark

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

awc5627@psu.edu

Casey Decarlo

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

cmd6155@psu.edu

Jessica He

  • Integrated Psychology B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program

jvh5954@psu.edu

Lilly Horbal

  • Integrated Psychology B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program

ljh5374@psu.edu

Zachary Johns

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

zfj5021@psu.edu

Ashley Knob

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

atk5207@psu.edu

Marguerite Lehman

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

mnl19@psu.edu

Tianchi Li

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

tfl5174@psu.edu

Ka Ying Liu

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

kbl5416@psu.edu

Colin McCarry

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

cem64@psu.edu

Abimbola Oladeji

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

ako5225@psu.edu

Benjamin Peterson

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

bzp3@psu.edu

Jessica Presto

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

jpp5541@psu.edu

Daniel Proano

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

djp5527@psu.edu

Trystanne Rawlings

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

ter5175@psu.edu

Noah Reiss

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

nzr5175@psu.edu

Benjamin Schiavone

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

bqs5393@psu.edu

Amir Sheikh

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

ams9766@psu.edu

Cody Shetter

  • Integrated Psychology B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S. IUG Program

cws5779@psu.edu

Spencer Starr

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

sxs6390@psu.edu

Yue Sun

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

yxs5463@psu.edu

Elisabeth Wilson

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

erw5242@psu.edu

Lecheng Zhang

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

lpz5053@psu.edu

Peiwen Zhang

  • Graduate Student in Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Expected Graduation Date: May 2021

pbz5048@psu.edu

Jiahe Zhou

  • Integrated Labor and Employment Relations B.S. and Human Resources and Employment Relations M.S.

jfz5143@psu.edu

Emeritus Faculty

Alan Derickson

  • Professor Emeritus, Labor and Employment Relations
  • History

Ronald Filippelli

  • Professor Emeritus, Labor and Employment Relations

Helmut Golatz

  • Professor and Head Emeritus

Dennis Gouran

  • Professor Emeritus, Labor and Employment Relations
  • Communication Arts and Sciences

Richard Hindle

  • Associate Professor Emeritus

Sumita Raghuram

  • Associate Professor Emeritus, Human Resource Management
HR and Technology, Virtual work, International HRM, Future of Work

Frieda Rozen

  • Associate Professor Emeritus

James B. Stewart

  • Professor Emeritus, Labor and Employment Relations

LGWR Graduate Students

Olayemi Adekeye

  • Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

ota5059@psu.edu

Eliana Fonsah

  • Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

enf5101@psu.edu

Luis Mendoza

  • Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

lem394@psu.edu

Mikael Ruukel

  • Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

mmr6227@psu.edu

Sergio Saravia

  • Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

sbs6293@psu.edu