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Publishing in Work, Employment and Society

Thursday 9 November 13:00 until 14:00
Jubilee G22
Speaker: Melanie Simms (University of Leicester)
Part of the series: Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management Research Seminars


Work, Employment and Society (WES) is an ABS 4 ranked journal that publishes work that extends and develops theories and concepts of the sociology of work and employment. Melanie Simms is outgoing Editor-in-Chief of the journal and will discuss the review and publication process. In this interactive session, she will also answer questions on any publication-related issues of interest to the audience, so come prepared to ask questions!


Melanie Simms is currently Professor of Work and Employment at the University of Leicester, and is moving to the University of Glasgow in January 2018. She is joint Editor-in-Chief of the journal Work, Employment and Society and Associate Dean for Research in her School. Her research interests include young people’s transitions into the labour market, the effects of labour market policies, worker representation, and comparative studies of work and employment.

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By: Jessica Kistnasamy
Last updated: Monday, 16 October 2017