International research and comparative methodologies

Peter Berg, Associate Professor at the School of Labor and Industrial Relations at Michigan State University

18th Nov 2008  11:45 am -

Peter Berg is an Associate Professor at the School of Labor and Industrial Relations at Michigan State University. His research interests include work-life flexibility policies and practices, high performance work systems, and international comparisons of flexible work arrangements. Dr. Berg has conducted research focusing on employees in a number industries, including the steel, apparel, medical electronics, and hospital industries. He has served as an executive board member of the Labor and Employment Relations Association USA and authored numerous publications in a variety of academic journals. In 2006, Dr. Berg received a Fulbright Senior Scholar Award to the University of Sydney to study work-life flexibility in Australian organizations. His current research examines the role of labor unions in shaping organizational work-life flexibility policies and practices in the U.S. and Australia.