News

  • October 17, 2014
    Check out the latest issue of the Rutgers SMLR Update! Meet our Fulbright Visiting Scholar and our recent award recipients. Learn more about the newly introduced NextGen HR Master's Certificate Program and so much more!
  • October 09, 2014
    More than 200 students from Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations met with over 40 companies during the school’s Fall Career Fair, held September 29, 2014 in the Livingston Student Center.
  • October 07, 2014
    Leading health informatics professionals will join a panel discussion to address the ways in which IT is providing higher quality of care, protecting patient safety, and presenting employment opportunities in the healthcare industry.
  • October 01, 2014
    Rutgers SMLR proudly welcomes Fulbright Visiting Scholar Aslihan Aykac Yanardag, who will study the sociology of work, labor relations, and industrial sociology while at SMLR during the 2014-2015 academic year. Yanardag, an associate professor at Ege University in Turkey, shared details on her research.
  • September 24, 2014
    Taught by Rutgers' world-class faculty and industry experts, the NextGen HR Master’s Certificate program provides the framework to leverage your organizational impact, strengthen employee engagement and position your company as a great place to work! Classes begin Oct. 14!
  • September 10, 2014
    "I earned my degree from the excellent School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers while I played football ... I learned an enormous amount from my professors, many of whom went beyond the call of duty to help me succeed after I was severely injured and unable to attend classes," Eric LeGrand '14.
  • September 08, 2014
    Susan Schurman, dean of UCC and the School of Labor and Management Studies, said 60 percent of high school graduates begin their undergraduate degree, but only about a third of them actually finish in the traditional four-to-six year time frame.
  • July 14, 2014
    Check out the latest issue of our school's e-newsletter! Learn about SMLR's Class of 2014 and 11th annual Convocation. Meet our new faculty members, learn about the many events and developments this past spring, and more!
  • June 23, 2014
    Rutgers Society for Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) held its final general members meeting at the Livingston Student Center.
  • June 23, 2014
    Recent graduates of the Global Executive Master's in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) program were honored at the Affinia Hotel in New York City
  • June 23, 2014
    Twenty senior labor leaders from the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, LO, participated in a new program
  • June 12, 2014
    Approximately 33 students within Labor Education and Research Now (LEARN) received certificates for completing their respective programs.
  • May 20, 2014
    The School of Management and Labor Relations has invited Megumi Kojima, a visiting scholar from Japan, to be a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Work and Health. Recently we interviewed Kojima to find out a little more about her connection to SMLR and to learn more about her research.
  • May 12, 2014
    Susan Dentzer, senior health policy adviser for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and renowned health policy expert and journalist, was the keynote speaker at the Employment Relations in Healthcare Conference held on March 14, 2014 in Rutgers Labor Education Center.
  • May 07, 2014
    SMLR Dean Susan Schurman writes in her op-ed, published in The Star-Ledger, "Rather than making athletes employees, let’s allow them to major in the sport they play. Let them study for a degree in football, basketball or baseball. Let’s integrate sports into the academic curriculum."
  • May 02, 2014
    More than 200 SMLR faculty, staff, and students gathered outside the Janice H. Levin Building to enjoy the first ever SMLR May Student Day event.
  • April 10, 2014
    WMBC highlights the opening ceremony for the second annual New Jersey Healthcare Industry Week held at Rutgers University on April 7.
  • April 09, 2014
    Professor Eileen Applebaum, renowned economist and SMLR adjunct instructor, gave a special talk titled, “Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street,” held on April 9 at the Labor Education Center.
  • April 07, 2014
    Rutgers held a free job fair, featuring more than 30 employers, to mark the start of the second annual NJ Health Care Industry Week. More than 300 people attended the Busch Campus Center to discover education and training in health care professions.
  • March 10, 2014
    Dr. Aparna Joshi, a 2002 graduate of the IRHR doctoral program, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Academy of Management Organizational Behavior Division's Cummings Scholarly Achievement Award, recognizing the outstanding scholarly achievement of an early-to-mid career scholar in the field of organizational behavior.