BRIDGE Lecture: Dr. Laura Morgan Roberts
Date: May 12th, 2021
Time: 4:00 pm
Join us for a webinar lecture with Dr. Laura Morgan Roberts as she discusses her recent work on growing success in diverse organizations and her talk titled, “Toward a Racially Just Workplace: Three Zones of Action for Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice”.
Dr. Laura Morgan Roberts is an innovative global scholar, speaker and consultant on the science of maximizing human potential in diverse organizations and communities. Her thought leadership in diversity, authenticity and leadership development has been recognized by LinkedIn (Top 10 Voice in Equity; 2020); ThinkList #Amplify (2020), and the Academy of Management Organizational Behavior Award for Societal Impact (2020). Laura has published over fifty research articles, teaching cases, and practitioner-oriented tools for strategically activating best selves through strength-based development, workplace equity and inclusion. Laura has co-edited three books: Race, Work and Leadership (2019 Axiom Business Book Award winner); Positive Organizing in a Global Society; and Exploring Positive Identities and Organizations. She has also self-published The Alignment Quest™ Toolkit for Activating Best Selves and several poetry collections. Laura is a frequent contributor to Harvard Business Review and the Academy of Management Review, and is regularly quoted in global media outlets.
This event is open to the public and Rice Community. Register today to receive your Zoom Webinar link.