Industrial and organizational (IO) psychologists focus on the behavior of employees in the workplace. They apply psychological principles and research methods to improve the overall work environment, including performance, communication, professional satisfaction and safety.
This booklet, A Collection of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Articles, provides a window into some of the latest research in IO psychology, ranging from studies on leadership development to managing coworker conflicts.
In curating this selection of articles, APA’s scientific staff drew from 15 scholarly APA journals and publications that focus on the latest industrial and organizational psychology research. APA’s Journals Program houses hundreds of academic papers in this field, and you can access them by visiting the journals area on our website at www.apa.org/pubs/journals and browsing by subject: Industrial/Organizational Psychology & Management.