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UI business professors honored for their scholarship
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Three associate professors of management and organizations
at the University of Iowa College of Business Administration have been
named fellows in the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology,
Of the organization's 3,056 members, only 215 have achieved the status
of society fellows and five are on faculty at the UI College of Business
Murray R. Barrick, Robert D. Bretz and Timothy Judge have joined professors
Michael K. Mount, Sara L. Rynes and Frank L. Schmidt in achieving this
honor . These faculty have been cited for their outstanding contributions
to the field of industrial and organizational psychology and the international
recognition that their work has received.
Members of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
benefit from the exchange of professional developments and scientific information.
The society's goal is to promote human welfare by applying psychology to
all organizations that provide goods and services.
Membership is open to all members and associates of the American Psychological
Association, the American Psychological Society, or the industrial organizational
section of the Canadian Psychological Association, and to those who are
involved in research or practice in the field.