University Research Scholarship
BA in Psychology
MA in Psychology
MSc Organizational Psychology (LUBS, Distinction)
British Psychological Society (BPS)
British Academy of Management (BAM)
Awards and Prizes
2014: Award for Outstanding MSc Dissertation, Leeds University Business School
2014: University Research Scholarship from the University of Leeds
2013: merit based Maurice Keyworth MSc Scholarship from Leeds University Business School
01/2009-09/2009: ISEP Scholarship from San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA. Due to my excellent results, I was named to the Dean’s List (top 5% of students). Supervised by Professor Jeff Conte.
02/2007-07/2007: ERASMUS Scholarship to the Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany.
2016 July-August and 2017 July-August: Teaching Assistant Q Step Undergraduate Summer Research Project Placements, Leeds Q Step Centre, University of Leeds.
10/2015 - 01-2016: Research Assistant for Professor Jean Clarke on a research project regarding entrepreneur communication styles. Funded by ESRC.
02/2015 - 06/2015: Leeds Social Sciences Institute Industrial Placement (LSSI).
I designed and conducted a research project on prosocial behaviours and customer satisfaction with a large international organization in the service industry.
09/2014 - 09/2015: Marketing Ambassador at University of Leeds.
03/2011 - 08/2013: Customer Account Specialist at British Telecom, Hungary.
Investigating job crafting from a prosocial perspective
Job crafting, Helping, proactive and prosocial behaviours, work engagement, job satisfaction, performance
Module Leader for:
LUBS5395M Research Design and Analysis
LUBS5393M Managing Performance and Developing Careers
Teaching Assistant for:
LUBS5385M Systems Thinking and Consulting Practice
LUBS5397M Advanced Behavioural Research Design and Analysis
LUBS2910 Management Research & Analysis
Viragos, A., Leach, D. J. & Davis, M.C. (2017). Investigating Job Crafting from a prosocial perspective: The development and validation of the Prosocial Job Crafting Measure. EAWOP.
Viragos, A., Leach, D. J. & Davis, M.C. (2016). Investigating Job Crafting from a prosocial perspective. IWP International Conference.
Viragos, A., Leach, D. J. & Davis, M.C. (2015). Prosocial job crafting.BPS. Division of Occupational Psychology.
Unsworth, K., Pieniazek, R., & Viragos, A. “Objective Measures: The Good, the Bad, and the Alternatives”. British Academy Management Conference (2016).
Is prosocial job crafting the route to customer satisfaction? Investigating the level of prosocial job crafting behaviours. (Enterprise Rent-A-Car, 2015). Research funded by Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI).