Work in Transition

Work in Transition

«  The 2023 IPEC lecture series, "Work in Transition,” explores the transforming world of work
from key perspectives: the long view of the history of work; the emergence of new forms of
work; the challenges of the new workplace; and what work might look like to build a better
world. »

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James Suzman

James Suzman


with discussant Jennifer Rachels, Adjunct Instructor, Social Sciences


"The Changing World of Work: Lessons From Our Deep Past"

Tuesday, March 14, 7:00 PM Eastern Time


Ryan Stygar & Laura Whaley

Social Media Producers

with discussants Sonia Goltz, Professor Organizational Behavior, College of Business and Susanna Peters, Associate Teaching Professor




"TikTok Takes the Office: Innovative Producers Share Insights on the Future of Work"

Thursday, March 16, 7:00 PM Eastern Time


Matt Beane

Assistant Professor, Technology Management

with discussant Jason Archer, Assistant Professor, Communication and Media Technologies


"How AI Technology Impacts the Future of Work"

Tuesday, March 21, 7:00 PM Eastern Time


Leanne Simpson

Michi Saagiig Nishnaabeg Scholar, Writer, and Artist

with discussant Valoree Gagnon, Director, University-Indigenous Community Partnerships, Great Lakes Research Center; Assistant Professor, College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science


"The Work of World Building"

Tuesday, March 28, 7:00 PM Eastern Time