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Working in a Multi-Cultural Lab

Starts:
10:00 am on Monday, December 3, 2012
Ends:
12:00 pm on Monday, December 3, 2012
Location:
L-804
Contact Name:
Caitlin Sleasman
WORKING IN THE MULTI-CULTURAL LAB: COMMUNICATION, REASONING, AND OTHER CULTURAL DIFFERENCES Presented by Anne P. Copeland, Ph.D., Executive Director, The Interchange Institute Former Associate Professor of Psychology, Boston University This workshop will provide a review of international research on cultural values that affect work assumptions and relationships, and differences in scientific reasoning approaches that affect collaborations in multicultural teams. We will look at core cultural values in communication style and work relationships, including relationships between lab directors and staff, decision-making about publication authorship, work commitment, and other topics suggested by attendees.