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Mayrhofer on "Time is on our side? Towards more time-sensitive research in IHRM"

  • 1.  Mayrhofer on "Time is on our side? Towards more time-sensitive research in IHRM"

    Posted 02-02-2023 10:41
    Edited by Miguel Olivas-Lujan 02-02-2023 10:41
    (With apologies for cross-postings, I am delighted to invite you to this IHRM webinar # 22:)
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    Time is on our side? Towards more time-sensitive research in IHRM


    Time is an essential and classic, yet underdeveloped issue in IHRM studies. However, time has an often long and distinguished pedigree in a number of scientific disciplines such as philosophy, physics, sociology, psychology, and organization studies. They constitute rich sources of inspiration and refreshment for the field of IHRM. From these sources, crucial general anchor points emerge that lead to yardsticks for the degree of time-sensitivity of IHRM research. They point us towards specific routes for enriching our studies with temporal aspects that allow a more comprehensive and in-depth view on the phenomena IHRM is dealing with.

    After briefly diagnosing the current situation in terms of time and IHRM studies, this webinar focuses on outlining the general anchor points and specific yardsticks for more time-sensitive IHRM research. It closes with major calls for the field of IHRM to further develop in this area.

    Date & Time

    February 23 - 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. PST (Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco)

    February 23 - 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST (Toronto, Boston, New York, Miami)

    February 23 - 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. GMT (London)

    February 23 - 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. CET (Vienna, Berlin, Paris, Zagreb)

    February 24 - 12:30 - 1:30 a.m. CST (Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Taipei)

    February 24 - 1:30 – 2:30 a.m. JST (Tokyo, Kyoto)

    February 24 - 3:30 – 4:30 a.m. AEDT (Melbourne, Sydney)

    February 23 - 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. UTC

    Use this Time Zone Converter to find your local time.

    As an international partnership, the IHRM series welcomes speakers from all over the world and multiple time zones. This session will be recorded to share with registrants who are not able to attend the live session.


    The event is free and open to anyone who is interested, but you must register to receive the link for attending. The link will be emailed to you 24 hours before the event. Please register online with Eventbrite



    Wolfgang Mayrhofer

    Wolfgang Mayrhofer is a Full Professor and heads the Interdisciplinary Institute of Management and Organisational Behaviour, WU Vienna, Austria. He previously had full-time positions at the University of Paderborn, Germany, and at Dresden University of Technology, Germany.

    He conducts research in comparative international human resource management and work careers, spirituality, management and religion, and systems theory and management and has received national and international awards for outstanding research and service to the academic community. He authored, co-authored and co-edited 33 books as well as more than 150 book chapters and 90 peer reviewed articles.

    Wolfgang Mayrhofer is a member of editorial or advisory boards of several international journals and research centres. His assignments at all levels of teaching and his role as visiting scholar have led him to many universities around the globe. He regularly consults to both private and public sector organisations and conducts trainings in HRM, leadership, teams, and self-development, partially by outdoor training/sailing (www.championSHIPs.at).

    This session will be moderated by Marion Festing, who is a Professor of Human Resource Management and Intercultural Leadership at ESCP Business School's Berlin campus and held the Renault Chair of Intercultural Management. Furthermore, she founded ESCP's Talent Management Institute in 2014 and the Excellence Centre for Intercultural Management, Diversity, and Inclusion in 2016.


    This event is part of an IHRM Webinar Series, organized by the Centre for Global Workforce Strategy at Simon Fraser University (Canada), the Center for International Human Resource Studies at the Pennsylvania State University (USA), Pennsylvania Western University (USA), ESCP Business School and RIT Croatia (Europe).

    Previous installments of the IHRM Webinar Series are available online on our YouTube Channel.

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    Miguel R. Olivas-Lujan, Ph.D.
    Professor & former Chair, Management & Marketing dept.
    Pennsylvania Western U.; Clarion, PA USA 16214
    Senior Editor, Advanced Series in Management
    Email: molivas@pennwest.edu
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