This SIOP Organizational Frontiers volume will be one of the first to show how the field of Industrial Organizational psychology can help address societal concerns, and help focus research on the greater good of society. Contributions from worldwide experts showcase the power the IO community has to foster, promote and encourage pro social efforts. Also included will be commentary from an eminent group of IO psychologists who give invaluable insights into the history and the future of IO psychology . By presenting the prosocial contributions, from personal satisfaction and career commitment to organizational effectiveness to societal development, the imperative and easibility of using I-O psychology for the greater good becomes increasingly compelling.

chapter |12 pages


ByJulie Olson-Buchanan Laura Koppes Bryan Lori Foster Thompson

part |2 pages

Section I: Relevance of I-O Psychology to Societal Well-Being in the Corporate Domain

chapter 2|30 pages

Going Green: Eco-Industrial and Organizational Psychology

ByDavid E. Campbell Laura Provolt J. Elliott Campbell

chapter 3|35 pages

Corporate Leaders of Sustainable Organizations: Balancing Profit, Planet, and People

ByTina Lombardo Sherry Schneider Laura Koppes Bryan

chapter 4|38 pages

Volunteer Programs in the Corporate World

ByJaime B. Henning David A. Jones

part |2 pages

Section II: I-O Psychology in the Nonprofit Domain

chapter 9|25 pages

Salient Challenges of Staffing and Managing Employees in the Nonprofit Sector

ByJames M. Schmidtke Anne Cummings

chapter 10|35 pages

Nonprofit Leadership and Governance

ByRick Jacobs Johanna Johnson

chapter 11|26 pages

I- O Psychology Education and the Nonprofit Context

ByKecia M. Thomas Stephanie Downey Kerrin E. George

part |2 pages

Section III: Non-Traditional Domains: I-O Psychology Without Borders

chapter 12|41 pages

I- O Psychology Without Borders: The Emergence of Humanitarian Work Psychology

ByAlexander E. Gloss Lori Foster Thompson

chapter 14|26 pages

Assessing and Placing Disaster Relief Volunteers

ByC. Harry Hui Xiaohua Zhou M. P. Sally Chan Xiao Zhang Jinyan Fan

chapter 16|39 pages

Aiding International Development: Some Fresh Perspectives from Industrial-Organizational Psychology

ByStuart C. Carr Shahla Eltayeb Malcolm MacLachlan Leo Marai Eilish McAuliffe Ishbel McWha

chapter 17|27 pages

Mobilizing Action Through Professional Societies

ByTracey E. Rizzuto Vicki V. Vandaveer