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Spring 2021

Course numberOnlineCourse TitleInstructor Syllabus
38:578:500:90OnlineIntroductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsHeckscher, Charles 
38:578:503:90
37:575:403:90
OnlineProblem-Solving ToolsLawrence, Sheila 
38:578:505:90
37:575:326:90
OnlineNegotiationKatz, Carla 
38:578:508:01RemoteGroup Processes & Team DynamicsSchurman, Sue 
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceMarsden, Anne Michelle 
38:578:515:01
37:575:312:01
RemoteConflict and Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceDwyer, Bill 
38:578:520:01
37:575:375:01
RemoteBenefits and Social InsuranceDwyer, Bill 
38:578:527:90OnlineEconomic & Public Policy in a Global ContextKruse, Doug 
38:578:538:01Remote/
In Person
Financial Analysis & Corporate GovernanceRokkos, Peter 
38:578:543:90Online
(GSE students) 
Organizational Leadership & Change ManagementSchurman, Sue 
38:578:550:01
37:575:340:01
RemoteLabor LawDechiara, Peter 
38:578:551:01RemoteIdentity & Discrimination at Work and in the Labor MarketLee, Tami 
38:578:559:01 37:575:359:01Remote/
In Person
Organizing for Social ChangeFine, Janice 
38:578:560:90OnlineCollective BargainingKatz, Carla 
38:578:567:90OnlineShaping the Future of WorkHeckscher, Charles 
38:578:569:01RemoteTopics:  MediationCooney, Jim 
38:578:604:01 37:575:404:01RemoteSurvey ResearchLawrence, Sheila 
38:578:611:01
37:575:377:01
RemoteTopics: Democratic WorkplacesScarf, Adria 
38:578:612:90OnlineLabor/Employment HistoryWilliams, Naomi 

 

FALL 2020

Course number

Online

Course Title

Instructor

Syllabus

38:578:500:90

Online

Intro. Seminar in Labor and Employment Relations

Heckscher, Charles 

Syllabus

38:578:501:90/
37:575:401:90

Online

Research Methods in LER

Britton, Dana

Syllabus

38:578:503:90/
37:575:403:90

Online

Problem Solving Tools at Work

Lawrence, Sheila

Syllabus

38:578:504:90

Online

Leadership in Work Organization

Schurman, Sue

Syllabus

38:578:505:01/
37:575:326:01

Remote

Negotiation

Dwyer, William

Syllabus

38:578:510:90

Online

The Inclusive Workplace

Marsden,
Anne-Michelle

Syllabus

38:578:513:01

Remote

Enforcing Worker Rights

Fine, Janice

Syllabus

38:578:515:01/
37:575:312:01

Remote

Conflict Resolution in the Workplace

Dwyer, William

Syllabus

38:578:528:01

Remote

Employment Relations in Sports

Givan, Rebecca

Syllabus

38:578:543:90

Online

Organizational Leadership & Change Management

Heckscher, Charles

Syllabus

38:578:544:91

Online

Creating and Sustaining a Learning Organization

Schurman, Sue

Syllabus

38:578:550:01/
37:575:340:01

Remote

Labor Law

Advani, Vik

Syllabus

38:578:560:90

Online

Collective Bargaining

Katz, Carla

Syllabus

38:578:562:90

Online

International/Comparative

Liu, Mingwei

Syllabus

38:578:612:90

Online

Labor/Employment History

Brucher, Will

Syllabus

 

SUMMER 2020

Course NumberOnlineCourse TitleProfessorSyllabus
38:578:506:B6/    37:575:395:B6OnlineTheory of Labor & Employment RelationsRubinstein, SaulSyllabus
38:578:515:B6/ 37:575:312:B6OnlineConflict & Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceDwyer, BillSyllabus
38:578:598:B1OnlineIndependent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:599:B1OnlineIndependent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:611:B6OnlineSelected Labor Issues: Employee PrivacyCooney, JamesSyllabus
38:578:598:H1OnlineIndependent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:599:H1 OnlineIndependent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:701:H1OnlineResearch in Labor StudiesBy Arrangement 
38:578:500:T1OnlineIntroductory Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsKatz, CarlaSyllabus
38:578:503:T1/ 37:575:403:T1OnlineProblem Solving: Tools At WorkLawrence, SheilaSyllabus
38:578:504:T1OnlineLeadership in the WorkplaceCastaneda, Tania Syllabus
38:578:611:T1OnlineTopics:  Immigration LawNaik, AkhilaSyllabus

 

SPRING 2020

Course NumberOnlineCourse TitleProfessorSyllabus
38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsRyan, FranSyllabus
38:578:503:01 37:575:403:01 Problem Solving Tools at WorkLawrence, SheilaSyllabus
38:578:504:90OnlineLeadership in Work Organization Castaneda, TaniaSyllabus
38:578:505:01 37:575:326:01 NegotiationDwyer, BillSyllabus
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceMarsden, Anne MichelleSyllabus
38:578:515:01 Conflict and Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceAdvani, Vik 
38:578:520:01   Benefits and Social InsuranceDwyer, BillSyllabus
38:578:527:90OnlineEconomic & Public Policy in a Global ContextKruse, Doug 
38:578:538:01 Financial Analysis & Corporate GovernanceRokkos, PeterSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementSchurman, SueSyllabus
38:578:543:91OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementSchurman, Sue Syllabus
38:578:551:01 Identity & Discrimination at Work and in the Labor MarketLee, TamiSyllabus
38:578:559:01  Organizing for Social ChangeFine, Janice 
38:578:560:90OnlineCollective BargainingKatz, Carla 
38:578:610:01 Topics:  MediationCooney, Jim 
38:578:612:01 Labor/Employment HistsoryWilliams, NaomiSyllabus

 

 

FALL 2019

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsFran Ryan Syllabus
38:578:504:90OnlineLeadership in Work OrganizationSue Schurman Syllabus
38:578:505:01    
37:575:326:01
 NegotiationWilliam Dwyer Syllabus
38:578:510:90OnlineThe Inclusive WorkplaceAnne-Michelle Marsden Syllabus
38:578:515:01
37:575:312:01
 Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam Dwyer Syllabus
38:578:526:01    
37:575:320:01   
 Immigration Public PolicyJanice Fine Syllabus
38:578:527:90OnlineEconomics & Public Policy in a Global ContextTobias Schulz-Cleven Syllabus
38:578:530:01  
37:575:361:01
 Globalization & Corporate RestructuringSaul Rubinstein Syllabus
38:578:544:91OnlineCreating and Sustaining a Learning OrganizationSue Schurman Syllabus
38:578:550:01      
37:575:340:01
 Labor LawPeter DeChiara Syllabus
38:575:555:01 Globalization & the Future of EmploymentDavid Bensman Syllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingCarla Katz Syllabus
38:578:604:01 Creating & Administering SurveysSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:612:90OnlineLabor/Employment HistoryWill BrucherSyllabus
38:578:613:90
37:575:481:90
OnlineTopics in LER: Qualitative Methods in LERJuhi VermaSyllabus
38:578:666:90      
37:575:366:90
OnlineAsian American Workers in Global ContextJuhi VermaSyllabus

 

SUMMER 2019

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:506:B6
37:575:395:B6
HybridTheory of Labor & Employment Relations     Saul Rubinstein 
38:578:508:B1      
37:575:480:B1
HybridTeam & Group Process FacilitationSue Schurman 
38:578:515:B6
37:575:312:B6
 Conflict & Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:551:B6 Identity and Discrimination at Work and in the Labor MarketTami Lee 
38:578:598:B1 Independent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:599:B1 Independent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:613/B6      
37:575:491:B6
HybridHow Sweden Works: Equality, Solidarity, HappinessMichael Merrill 
38:578:503:H6 Problem Solving: Tools At WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:611:H6 Selected Labor Issues: Employee PrivacyJames Cooney 
38:578:598:H1 Independent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:599:H1 Independent Study in Labor and Employment RelationsBy Arrangement 
38:578:701:H1 Research in Labor StudiesBy Arrangement 
38:578:500:T1OnlineIntroductory Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsCarla Katz 
38:578:502:T1 GraduateOnlineWriting in Labor Studies & Employment RelationsKatherine Sciacchitano 
38:578:541:T1OnlineWomen and WorkAndrea Estepa 

 

SPRING 2019

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsCarla KatzSyllabus
38:578:503:01/37:575:403:01 Problem Solving Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:505:01/37:575:326:01 NegotiationWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceAnne Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
38:578:520:01/37:575:375:01 Benefits and Social InsuranceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:538:01 Finance Analysis & Corporate GovernancePeter RokkosSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementSchurman, SueSyllabus
38:578:543:91Online - SP OnlyOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementSchurman, SueSyllabus
38:578:551:01 Identity & Discrimination at Work and in the Labor MarketTami LeeSyllabus
38:578:559:01/37:575:359:01 Organizing for Social ChangeRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingCarla KatzSyllabus
38:578:562:90OnlineSeminar in Int'l/Comparative Labor & Employment RelationsTobias Schulze-ClevenSyllabus
38:578:610:01 Topics:  Healthcare Employment RelationsRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:611:01/37:575:481:01 Sustainability, Jobs, & JusticeTodd VachonSyllabus
38:578:666:90/37:575:366:90OnlineAsian American Workers in a Global ContextJuhi VermaSyllabus

 

 

FALL 2018

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Intro. Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsFran RyanSyllabus
38:578:505:01/37:575:326:01 NegotiationWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:513:01 Enforcing Workers RightsJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:515:01/37:575:312:01 Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:526:01/37:575:320:01 Immigration Public PolicyJuhi VermaSyllabus
38:578:530:01/37:575:361:01 Globalization & Corporate RestructuringSaul RubinsteinSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:550:01/37:575:340:01 Labor LawPeter DeChiaraSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingRosemarie Cipparulo 
38:578:510 The Inclusive WorkplaceMarsdenSyllabus
38:578:604:01 Creating & Administering SurveysSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:612:01 Labor/Employment HistoryDorothy Sue CobbleSyllabus
38:578:614:90 Topics in LER: Organizational BehaviorEugene SonSyllabus

 

 

SUMMER 2018

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:503:H6 Problem Solving Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:506:B6/37:575:395:B6 Perspectives on Labor StudiesSaul RubinsteinSyllabus
38:578:508:B1/37:575:480:B1 Topics in Labor Studies: Team & Group Process FacilitationSue SchurmanSyllabus
38:578:515:B6/37:575:312:B6 Conflict & Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus

 

 

SPRING 2018

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:403:01 Problem Solving Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsMichael MerrillSyllabus
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceAnne Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
38:578:520:01/37:575:375:01 Benefits and Social InsuranceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:538:01 Finance Analysis & Corporate GovernancePeter RokkosSyllabus
38:578:541:01 Women & WorkDorothy Sue CobbleSyllabus
38:578:551:01 Identity & Discrimination at Work and in the Labor MarketTami LeeSyllabus
38:578:556:01/37:575:311:01 Organizational Design & StructureCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:559:01/37:575:359:01 Organizing for Social ChangeJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingRebecca GivanSyllabus

 

 

FALL 2017 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Intro. Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsCharles Heckscher/Shawn TaylorSyllabus
38:578:505:01/37:575:326:01 NegotiationsWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:510:90OnlineThe Inclusive WorkplaceAnne-Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
38:578:510:90OnlineThe Inclusive WorkplaceAnne-Michelle MarsdenCalendar
38:578:515:01/37:575:312:01 Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:525:01 Public Sector Employment IssuesFrancis RyanSyllabus
38:578:528:01 Employment Relations in SportsRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:544:91OnlineCreating & Sustaining a Learning OrganizationSue SchurmanSyllabus
38:578:550:01/37:575:340:02 Labor LawPeter DeChiaraSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingRosemarie CipparuloSyllabus
38:578:604:01 Creating & Administering SurveysShelia LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:605:90OnlineAction ResearchSue SchurmanSyllabus
38:578:612:01 Labor Employment HistoryDorothy Sue CobbleSyllabus
38:578:613:01 Topics in LER: International Migration, Immigration & LaborBinod KhadriaSyllabus

 

 

SUMMER 2017 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:503:H6 Problem Solving: Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:507:B6 

Strategic Corporate and Industry Research

Ahmer QadeerSyllabus
38:578:508:B1/37:575:480:B1 Team & Group Process FacilitationSue SchurmanSyllabus
38:578:541:T1OnlineWomen and WorkAndrea EstepaSyllabus
38:578:610:T1 OnlineTopics in LER: Organizational Behavior and WorkYan ChenSyllabus

 

 

SPRING 2017 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsMichael MerrillSyllabus
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceAnne Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
38:578:538:01 Finance Analysis & Corporate GovernancePeter RokkosSyllabus
38:578:559:01/37:575:359:01 Organizing for Social ChangeJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:562:01 Seminar in Int'l/Comparative Labor & Employment RelationsMing-Wei Liu/Tobias Schultz-ClevenSyllabus
38:578:604:01 Creating & Administering SurveysSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:610:01/37:575:491:01 Topics in LER:  Economics for the Global CitizenBinod KhadriaSyllabus

 

 

FALL 2016 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introduction Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:505:01 NegotiationsWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:10:90OnlineThe Inclusive WorkplaceAnne-Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
38:578:513:01/37:575:481:01 Enforcing Workers RightsJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:515:01/37:575:312:01 Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:525:01 Public Sector Employment IssuesCarla KatzSyllabus
38:578:526:01/37:575:320:01 Immigration Public PolicyJuhi VermaSyllabus
38:578:528:01 Employment Relations in SportsRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:541:90OnlineWomen & WorkYana RogersSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:544:91OnlineCreating and Sustaining a Learning OrganizationAshley Conway/Sue SchurmanSyllabus
38:578:550:01/37;575:340:02 Labor LawPeter DeChiaraSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingRosemarie CipparuloSyllabus
38:578:614:90OnlineTopics:  Organizational BehaviorAmir MalekiSyllabus

 

 

SUMMER 2016 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:502:T1OnlineWriting in Labor Studies & Employment RelationsKatherine SciacchitanoSyllabus
38:578:505:H6/37:575:326:H6 Negotiation Concepts & TechniquesWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:507:B6 Strategic Corporate and Industry ResearchAhmer QadeerSyllabus
38:578:541:T1OnlineWomen and WorkAndrea EstepaSyllabus
38:578:610:T1OnlineTopics in LER:  Organizational Behavior & WorkKyongji HanSyllabus
38:578:611:B6 Selected Labor Issues:  Employee PrivacyJames CooneySyllabus

 

 

SPRING 2016 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsLisa SchurSyllabus
38:578:502:90OnlineWriting in Employment RelationsKathleen SciacchitanoSyllabus
38:578:503:01 Problem Solving Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:511:90OnlineEmotional Intelligence in the WorkplaceAnne-Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
Calendar
38:578:520:01/37:575:375:01 Benefits and Social InsuranceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:538:01 Finance Analysis & Corporate GovernancePeter RokkosSyllabus
38:578:543:90 Organizational Leadership & Change ManagementCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:550:90OnlineLabor LawCarla KatzSyllabus
38:578:551:01 Seminar in Minorities & WorkTamara LeeSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingAdrienne EatonSyllabus
38:578:612:01 Labor/Employment HistoryWill BrucherSyllabus
38:578:614:90OnlineTopics in LER:  Organizational BehaviorKyongji HanSyllabus

 

 

FALL 2015 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor & Employment RelationsLisa SchurSyllabus
38:578:502:90 Writing Employee RelationsKatherine SciacchitanoSyllabus
38:578:505:01/37:575:326:01 NegotiationsWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:515:01/37:575:312:01 Conflict & Conflict Resolution in the WorkplaceWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:526:01/37:575:320:01 Immigration Public PolicyJuhi VermaSyllabus
38:578:528:01 Employment Relations in SportsRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:530:01/37:575:361:01 Globalization, Corporate Restructuring, and EmploymentSaul RubinsteinSyllabus
38:578:541:01 Women & WorkYana RogersSyllabus
38:578:543:90OnlineOrganizational Leadership & Change ManagementCharles Heckscher/Ashley ConwaySyllabus
38:578:550:01/37:575:340:02 American Labor LawPeter DechiaraSyllabus
38:578:560:01 Collective BargainingRebecca GivanSyllabus
38:578:611:01/37:575:481:01 Topics in LER:  Enforcing Worker RightsJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:614:90OnlineTopics in LER: Organizational BehaviorKyongji HanSyllabus

 

 

SUMMER 2015 NEW BRUNSWICK & ONLINE

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:502:T1OnlineWriting in Labor Studies & Employment RelationsKatherine SciacchitanoSyllabus
38:578:503:H6 Problem Solving: Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:505:H6/37:575:326:H6 Negotiation Concepts & TechniquesWilliam DwyerSyllabus
38:578:506:B6/37:575:395:B6 Theory of Labor & Employment RelationsSaul RubinsteinSyllabus
38:578:541:T1OnlineWomen and WorkMary GattaSyllabus
38:578:610:T1 Topics in LER: Organizational Behavior & WorkAndrea KimSyllabus
38:578:611:B6 Selected Labor Issues: Employee PrivacyJames CooneySyllabus

 

 

SPRING 2015

Course No.

Online

Course Name

Professor

Syllabus

38:578:500:01 Introductory Seminar in Labor and Employment RelationsCharles HeckscherSyllabus
38:578:502:90OnlineWriting in Employment RelationsKathleen SciacchitanoSyllabus
38:578:503:01 Problem-Solving Tools at WorkSheila LawrenceSyllabus
38:578:510:90:91OnlineThe Inclusive WorkplaceAnne Michelle MarsdenSyllabus
Calendar
38:578:525:01 Public Sector Employment IssuesFrancis RyanSyllabus
38:578:526:01/37:575:320:01 Immigration and Public PolicyJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:538:01 Finance Analysis & Corporate GovernancePeter RokkosSyllabus
38:578:550:90OnlineLabor LawCarla KatzSyllabus
38:578:551:01 Seminar in Minorities & WorkTami LeeSyllabus
38:578:562:01 People Work and OrganizationMingwei LiuSyllabus
38:578:611:01/37:575:335:01 Woman & Labor Movements in Global PerspectiveDorothy Sue CobbleSyllabus
38:578:613:01/37:575:359:01 Organizing for Scoak ChangeJanice FineSyllabus
38:578:614:90OnlineTopics in LER: Organizational BehaviorKyongji HanSyllabus