PHOENIX--Kimberly Underwood, Ph.D., MBA, chair, Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research (CWDIR) with the University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies, joined the proceedings of the JFF Horizons conference on June 7-8, 2022, in New Orleans, LA. Jobs for the Future (JFF), a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, earlier this year announced a partnership with University of Phoenix Career Institute® to support Black learners and workers in building professional social capital to advance their careers.
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Recently, several members of the Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research (CWDIR) presented at the ILA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leadership Conference.
Recently, several members of the Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research (CWDIR) presented at the inaugural ILA Healthcare Leadership Conference.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Whitepaper, produced by Dr. Kimberly Underwood, extends the potentials from the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce event.
The Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research (CWDIR) is proud to present an inaugural, special edition of the Phoenix Scholar™. This edition, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, explores various topics related to teaching and learning, organizational development, best practices in business environments, personnel management, leadership, and organizational change in diverse environments. We begin with a candid conversation on race with our leader, President Peter Cohen.
In the fall, the Phoenix Scholar™ is publishing a special edition focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion. CWDIR is seeking a pair of experienced faculty with students to create a submission.
Students, it’s a double cup of Coffee Chat!!! On Saturday, April 4th, the College of Doctoral Studies is hosting TWO Student Coffee Chats. Each chat is tailored to support students as we all focus on understanding the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and seek ways to support others within this time of crisis.
Dr. Kelley Conrad and Dr. Herman van Niekerk have had their poster titled "Unreal or REAL Leadership? Choose Well!" accepted for the 31st Convention of the Association for Psychological Science (APS) to be presented May 23-26, 2019.
Over 400 participants attended the 2018 Knowledge Without Boundaries Research Summit. This virtual event allowed attendees to view dynamic presentations, engage in thought-provoking question and answer sessions, all while being comfortably situated in their own homes. Yes, it was a highly successful event! And, we are working to make the 2019 KWB Research Summit even better.