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Robinson MA, Clegg CW, Davis MC, Bolton L, Pieniazek R, McKay A. “Applying organizational psychology as a design science: A method for predicting malfunctions in socio-technical systems (PreMiSTS)” Design Science. May-17.

Quesada Pallares C, Fernández-de-Álava M, Gairín  Sallán J. “How do Spanish university teachers learn? Understanding the use of learning strategies” Revista de Educación. Apr-17.

Lockett N, Quesada Pallares C, Williams-Middleton K, Padilla-Meléndez A, Jack S. “'Lost in Space': The Role of Social Networking in University-based Entrepreneurial Learning” Industry and Higher Education. Mar-17.

Clegg C W, Robinson M A, Davis M D, Bolton L, Pieniazek R, McKay A.   “Applying organizational psychology as a design science: A method for predicting malfunctions in socio-technical systems”            Design Science. Feb-17.

Hughes H, MachonL, Bolton L, Clegg C. “Systems Scenarios: A tool for facilitating the socio-technical design of work systems” Ergonomics. Jan-17.

Robinson  M. A. “Using multi-item psychometric scales for research and practice in human resource management” Human Resource Management. Jan-17.


Unsworth K, Mason CM. “Self-concordance strategies as a necessary condition for self-management” Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology. Dec-16.

Unsworth KL, McNeill I. “Increasing Pro-Environmental Behaviors by Increasing Self-Concordance: Testing an Intervention” Journal of Applied Psychology. Sep-16.

Acosta RN, Feixas M, Quesada Pallares C. “From discourse to action. How Engineering university teachers in Chile develop professionally and transfer their learning into practice” Zeitschrift für Hochschulentwicklung. Sep-16.

Griffin MA, Harding N, Learmonth M. “Whistle while you Work? Disney Animation, Organizational Readiness and Gendered Subjugation” Organization Studies. Sep-16.

Radburn M, Stott C, Bradford B, Robinson M. “When is policing fair? Groups, identity and judgements of the procedural justice of coercive crowd policing” Policing and Society. Sep-16.

Unsworth KL, Russell SV, Davis MC. “Is Dealing with Climate Change a Corporation’s Responsibility? A Social Contract Perspective” Frontiers in Psychology. Aug-16.

Seivwright AN, Unsworth K. “Making sense of corporate social responsibility and work” Frontiers in Psychology. Mar-16.

Chen J, Zhao X, Lewis M, Squire B. “A Multi-Method Investigation of Buyer Power and Supplier Motivation to Share Knowledge” Production and Operations Management. Mar-16.

Chen J, Sohal AS, Prajogo DI. “Supply risk mitigation: a multi-theoretical perspective” Production Planning and Control. Mar-16.


Young CW, Davis M, McNeill IM, Malhotra B, Russell S, Unsworth K, Clegg CW. “Changing behaviour: successful environmental programmes in the workplace” Business Strategy and the Environment.            Dec-15.

Geimer JL, Leach DJ, DeSimone JA, Rogelberg SG, Warr PB “Meetings at work: Perceived effectiveness and recommended improvements” Journal of Business Research. Sep-15.

Ciras-Cali A, Pineda-Herrero P, Quesada Pallares C, Janer-Hidalgo A. “Training for innovation in Spain” European Lifelong Learning Magazine. Sep-15.

Pineda-Herrero P, Quesada Pallares C, Espona-Barcons B, Mas-Torelló O. “How to measure the effectiveness of VET workplace learning: the FET-WL model” Education + Training. Aug-15.

Quesada-Pallares C. “Digital Simulations: effects on self-efficacy and learning transfer” UAB Divulga. Aug-15.

Birdi K, Leach DJ, Magadley W. “The relationship of individual capabilities and environmental support with different facets of designers’ innovative behaviour” Journal of Product Innovation Management. Jul-15.

Griffin M, Learmonth M, Elliott C. “Non-domination, contestation and freedom: The contribution of Philip Pettit to learning and democracy in organisations” Management Learning. Jul-15.

Quesada Pallares C, Pineda-Herrero P, Stoian A, Duran-Bellonch MM. “Factors affecting Spanish and Catalan women participation in training” Journal for Educators, Teachers and Trainers. Jun-15.

Quesada-Pallares C, Fernandez-de-Alava M, Rebollar-Sanchez EM. “The current situation of gender differences in non-formal and informal learning activities in the Spanish adult population” Bordón. Revista de Pedagogía. May-15.

Davis MC, Coan P. “Organizational Change” The Psychology of Green Organizations. Mar-15.

Quesada Pallares C, Gegenfurtner A. “Toward a unified model of motivation for training transfer: A phase perspective” Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft. Mar-15.

Quesada Pallares C, Espona Barcons B, Ciraso Calí A, Pineda Herrero P. “La eficacia de la formación de los trabajadores de la administración pública española: comparando la formación presencial con el eLearning          Revista del CLAD” Reforma y Democracia. Feb-15.

Griffin M, Humphreys M, Learmonth M. “Doing Free Jazz and Free Organizations, "A Certain Experience of the Impossible"? Ornette Coleman Encounters Jacques Derrida” Journal of Management Inquiry. Jan-15.


Chen J, Tan KT, Tse YK. “Quality risk in global supply networks” Global Supply Chain Quality Management Product Recalls and Their Impact. Nov-14.

Unsworth K, Yeo G, Beck J. “Multiple goals: A review and derivation of general principles” Journal of Organizational Behavior. Nov-14.

McClelland GP, Leach DJ, Clegg CW, McGowan I. “Collaborative crafting in call centre teams” Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology. Sep-14.

Griffin MA, Hodkiewicz MR, Dunster J, Kanse L, Parkes KR, Finnerty D, Cordery JL, Unsworth KL. “A conceptual framework and practical guide for assessing fitness-to-operate in the offshore oil and gas industry” Accident Analysis and Prevention. Jul-14.

Unsworth KL, Fielding KS. “It's political: How the salience of one's political identity changes climate change beliefs and policy support” Global Environmental Change. Jul-14.

Davis MC, Challenger R, Jayewardene D, Clegg CW. “Advancing socio-technical systems thinking: a call for bravery” Applied Ergonomics. Mar-14.

Clarkson GP “Twenty-First Century Employment Relationships: The Case for an Altruistic Model” Human Resource Management. Jan-14.

Molina R, Unsworth KL, Hodkiewicz M, Adriasola A. “Are managerial pressure, technological control and intrinsic motivation effective in improving data quality?” Reliability Engineering and System Safety. Jan-14.

AL-Tabbaa O, Leach D, March J. “Collaboration Between Nonprofit and Business Sectors: A Framework to Guide Strategy Development for Nonprofit Organizations” Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Non- Profit Organization. Jan-14.