Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Landers Elected SIOP Fellow

Richard Landers, PhD, professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Minnesota was named a fellow by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) for outstanding contributions to the area of Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology. He will be introduced at the SIOP Annual Conference, in Austin, Texas on April 23, 2020.

Landers has advanced I-O psychology with an interdisciplinary focus, integrating computer science, data science, human-computer interaction, and other fields, together with I-O psychology. In addition to his teaching, mentoring and research work, he launched Landers Management and Technology Consulting to inform and advise on real-world human resource processes involving new technology. His interests are in employee selection, training, and research methods, exploring diverse technologies including games and gamification, virtual reality, and social media.