Speaking and Media
Sharing the secrets of good work design
I'm passionate about transforming work, through work design, to create better lives for workers, more effective organisations, and a flourishing society.
I welcome opportunities to provide conference talks, keynote speeches and expert commentary on a wide range of work-related topics including:
Thriving at work and at home: a flexible approach.
Invited online presentation toThe Doherty Institute, University of Melbourne.
3 March 2021.
Creating healthy and productive work through COVID and beyond.
Invited online keynote speaker to the 2020 Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes (AAMRI) Convention.
9-11 December 2020.
Flexible working during the pandemic and beyond.
Online presentation to the Australasian Transport Research Forum (ATRF) annual conference.
30 November 2020.
Thriving at work and at home after COVID-19.
Invited presentation to Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI).
22 October 2020.
SELECT VIDEOS OF PAST PRESENTATIONS
What is SMART work?
Sharon Parker talks about how leaders can use work design principles to assist their employees and colleagues to be well and thrive in their job roles.
Good work design and applying it to psychosocial risks
Sharon Parker explains the Principles of good work design, why they are important, and how we can use them to protect workers’ psychological and physical health.
Work Design Theory
EAWOP Work and Organizational Psychology
Interview on Work Design Theory with Barbara Smorczewska