School of Business and Economics


18 Mar 2015

Centre for Professional Work and Society Research Showcase

Christine Coupland Prof Christine Coupland

Centre for Professional Work and Society - Research Showcase

Date: Wednesday, 18th  March 2015
Time: 4.30 - 7.15pm
Venue: Sir Richard Morris Building, BE0.53 Lecture Theatre, School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, LE11 3TU – See map for directions


The Centre for Professional Work and Society invites you to a Research Showcase taking place at the School of Business and Economics.  The event will be showcasing four new books which have been written by our Centre members.

Publication of the books offers an opportunity to illustrate the breadth of interest and quality of work carried out by research centre members. The evening will also provide an opportunity for networking with a view to creating potential future research contacts.

This is a free event and places are limited, so you are requested to register by emailing Ruth Cufflin:


Programme Schedule


Reception drinks


Welcome address

Professor Christine Coupland, Director of the Centre for Professional Work and Society



Understanding Careers (2nd edition), Kerr Inkson, Nicky Dries and John Arnold, London: Sage. (2014)

Professor John Arnold



Work Psychology: Understanding Human Behaviour in the Workplace (6th edition), Ray Randall, John Arnold et al. Harlow: Pearson. (forthcoming 2015).

Dr Ray Randall



How Outer Space Made America: Geography, Organization, the Cosmic Sublim, Ashgate: Farnham. (2014)

Dr Dan Sage





Professionals under Pressure

Adrian Wilkinson, Maree Boyle, Donald Hislop and Christine Coupland (Editors) Elgar Publishers (forthcoming, 2015)

Dr Donald Hislop



Finding a Voice at Work? New Perspectives on Employment Relations Stewart Johnstone and Peter Ackers (Editors) Oxford University Press (2015)

Professor Peter Ackers


Employee voice: the philosophers' stone

Mike Emmott, CIPD Adviser, Employee Relations