SkillSurvey congratulates Dr. Fred Oswald, a professor of I-O psychology at Rice University and member of SkillSurvey’s Advisory Board on his recent election as president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. He will assume the presidency at SIOP’s 31st Annual Conference, April 14-16, 2016 in Anaheim, California.
Dr. Oswald’s research addresses workforce readiness and personnel selection issues within organizational, educational, and military settings. Dr. Oswald also connects I-O psychology with broader national and international priorities, for instance in working with the National Research Council (board and committee member roles). Dr. Oswald publishes widely in collaboration with graduate students, researchers, and practitioner. Currently he is an associate editor at Journal of Management, Psychological Methods, Research Synthesis Methods, and Journal of Research in Personality, and he serves on 10 editorial boards.