Join us for the Joint Meeting of BV-ATD and BV-SHRM at our July 13, 2017, Professional Development Event.
Topic: Talent Management in Organizations: Tips, Trends, and Trepidations
Speaker: Dr. Deidra J. Schleicher
Discussing both recent research and best practices from industry that highlight both the challenges and keys to success associated with effectively managing talent in today’s organizations.
Dr. Deidra J. Schleicher (Ph.D. 1998, Penn State) is currently an Associate Professor of Management and Mays Research Fellow in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. She regularly teaches courses on managing human capital to MSHRM students, MBAs, and especially executive audiences and has been frequently recognized as a distinguished instructor. Her research, teaching, and consulting experiences focus primarily on the areas of performance management, talent management, and employee development, with secondary interests in employee attitudes and engagement. Her published research has appeared in numerous top-tier journals, and she has served as an associate editor at the Journal of Management and the Journal of Applied Psychology. Other honors received include Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2017), University Faculty Scholar at Purdue University (2008-2012), and the Association of Former Students Distinguished Teaching Award at Texas A&M University (2016). In 2014 she was elected to the five-year leadership track for the Human Resources Division of the Academy of Management and will be Chair of the Division in 2017-2018.