Career development workshop for early-career researchers in organisational behaviour

The Workplace Behaviour Research Centre (WBRC) will be hosting an in-person one-day workshop for early-career researchers (ECRs).

This event is for ECRs who have been awarded a doctoral degree within seven years in organisational behaviour (OB).

Apply for the career development workshop here

Experienced scholars are invited to provide advice for ECRs on various topics, including research publications, funding applications, engagement and impact activities, and leading an OB career in an international context. There is also an opportunity for networking. Only 50 seats are available. We will inform you whether your application is successful before 29 April. 

Venue: University of Leeds, UK 

Organisers: Chia-Huei Wu, Barbara Koerner, Mingchu Wang 

09:30 – 09:45 

Welcome and morning tea 

09:45 – 10:00  

Ice break 

10:00 – 11:00 

Round table discussion 

11:00 – 11:15 

Tea break 

11:15 – 12:30 

Advice on funding applications, engagement, and impact --- Leeds’ approach Presentations and panel discussion by University of Leeds academics:

12:30 – 13:30 

Networking Lunch 

13:30 – 14:45 

Advice on research productivity  

Presentations and panel discussion by:

14:45 – 15:00 

Tea break 

15:00 – 16:20 

International career in organisational behaviour  

Jacqueline Coyle-Shapiro (London School of Economics; the 75th President of the Academy of Management) 

16:20 – 16:30 


If you have any questions, please contact Barbara Koerner ( or Mingchu Wang (