The Sci-Files – 5/12/2019 – Jacob Bradburn – Employee Selection and Individual Differences


On this week’s The Sci-Files, your hosts Chelsie and Danny interview Jacob Bradburn about his research on jobs. Jacob is a fourth-year doctoral candidate at the Michigan State University Organizational Psychology program. Jacob’s research focuses on employee selection, individual differences, and methodology.

Research by Jacob and his colleagues has been published in outlets such as the Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Research Methods, and the Journal of Vocational Behavior. The research itself has also been covered by outlets such as Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and the Miami Herald. Tune in as we discuss how the personality and interests of employees related to the workplace and employee interactions, you might even gain some insight into how to make more out of your job!

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