Human Relations: Paul Edwards New Editor-in-chief

We are delighted to announce that Professor Paul Edwards will be the next Editor-in-Chief of Human Relations, starting January 2012 after Professor Stephen Deery’s term finishes at the end of December 2011.

Paul Edwards is Professor of Employment Relations at Birmingham Business School. He was formerly at Warwick University where he directed the Industrial Relations Research Unit. He is a Fellow of the British Academy. He edited Work, Employment and Society for three years, and is a Senior Fellow of the UK's Advanced Institute of Management Research. His publications include (with Judy Wajcman) The Politics of Working Life (OUP, 2005). He edited Industrial Relations (1995 and 2003) and co-edited (with Marek Korczynski and Randy Hodson) Social Theory at Work (2006). His research interests include employment relations at workplace level and new forms of work organization, the personnel policies and practices of multinational companies and employment relations in small firms.

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