Johnna Capitano, PhD
West Chester University, Management Department
Research Areas: organizational socialization, temporal issues in organizations
Contexts of Interest: HRM practices, organizations
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I won a trip to Florence, Italy on a game show!
Alison Gardiner-Shires, PhD
West Chester University, Sports Medicine
Research Areas: Occupational socialization
Contexts of Interest: Athletic trainer transition to practice, mentoring
Fun Fact/Hobbies: If money and time were no object, I would channel my inner space nerd and walk on the moon
Megan Nolan, PhD
West Chester University, Psychology department
Research Areas: Employee stress and well-being, motivation, temporal issues in organizations
Contexts of Interest: organizations
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I was on the gameshow Wheel of Fortune when I was 14 years old for Teen Best Friend Week. My friend and I came in third place and won $5,000 and it was a great experience.
Jacqueline Zalewski, PhD
West Chester University, Anthropology and Sociology department
Research Areas: outsourcing by organizations, team work, cooperation, and collaborative learning in
Contexts of Interest: formal organizations, teamwork pedagogy, attending conferences including the Eastern Sociological Society conference in Philadelphia and the Society for the Study of Social Problems in San Francisco
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I am a huge animal lover and love spending time with my dog Munch and my two cats Emma and GG Crush!
Miguel R. Olivas-Luján, PhD
Management & Marketing Department, Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Research Areas: International and Human Resources Management, Information Technologies, Diversity
Context of Interest: Learning new languages
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I love music. I have been playing guitar and keyboards ever since I was a child and it is one of the most relaxing and fun activities for me.
Vipanchi Mishra, PhD
Psychology Department, West Chester University
Research Areas: newcomer socialization, international student socialization, faculty onboarding
Contexts of Interest: human resources practices, organizations, universities
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I enjoy cooking and practicing mindfulness meditation.
Diane D’Arcangelo, MS
West Chester University, Division of Student Affairs
Research Areas: Onboarding, professional identity development
Context of Interests: socialization practices in students affairs
Fun Facts/Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, traveling, reading, and doing anything creative or artistic. I am currently working on my Doctorate of Education in Policy, Planning, and Administration.
Lilyana Campbell, Social Media Specialist
Undergraduate Business Marketing, West Chester University
Contexts of Interest: Social Media, marketing strategies, & graphic design.
Fun Fact/Hobbies: I enjoy participating in the Women's Intramural basketball league on campus.
Maxine Gesualdi, PhD.
West Chester University, Dept. of Communication and Media
Research Areas: organizational communication; organizational roles
Contexts of interest: encroachment between organizational roles and departments; effects of role encroachment
Fun Facts/Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my family and my dog. We love to travel and make use of our large collection of board games. I also enjoy workplace-based television shows, especially Mad Men and Community.
Lauren Anderson, Graduate Assistant
West Chester University, Human Resource Management
Research Areas: Green HRM, Diversity & Inclusion
Contexts of interest: HRM Practices, Employee Relations
Fun Facts/Hobbies: As of late, I spend most of my time getting to know my new baby. I’m a first-time parent, so every day is a new adventure!