Dr Kristina Potocnik

CPsychol, Academic Assoc CIPD, PgCAP, FHEA

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Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Director, MSc Human Resource Management

Email: S3Jpc3RpbmEuUG90b2NuaWtAZWQuYWMudWs=
Phone: +44(0)131 6504307
Room: 2.10


Profile

Background

Kristina graduated in psychology at the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) and received her PhD in Work and Organizational Psychology from the University of Valencia (Spain).

She is a chartered member of British Psychological Society (BPS), an academic associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), and a member of International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP), the International Test Commission (ITC), European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (EAWOP), and Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP).

Her most recent reserach projects are as follows:

2016-2017 "The Role of the Latent Benefits of Work for Retiree Well-being" (First Grant Venture Fund by University of Edinburgh Business School; Principal Investigator) 

2016-2018 "New European Industrial Relations (NEIRE): Mediation system effectiveness for collective organizational conflicts: A comparative study in Europe” (European Commission)

2015-2019 “Gender and health impacts of policies extending working life in western countries” (COST Action IS1409)

2011-2012 “Selecting for Innovation: Individual characteristics and innovation in the workplace” (British Academy Small Research Grant; Principal Investigator)

Research interests

- Innovation and creativity in the workplace
- Antecedents and consequences of (early) retirement
- Managing aging workforce
- Leadership
- Teamwork

Group membership

PhD Supervision

Kristina is supervising 1 PhD student


Publications

A constructively critical review of change and innovation related concepts: Toward conceptual and operational clarity

Potočnik and Anderson. (2016) European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology 25 (4).
Contribution to journal: Article

Healthy ageing and well-being

Potocnik. (2016).
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Measuring organisational performance - A case for subjective measures

Singh, Darwish and Potočnik. (2016) British Journal of Management 27 (1). 214-224.
Contribution to journal: Article

Determinants of students’ innovation in Higher Education

Martín, P., Potočnik, K. and Fras, AB. (2015) Studies in Higher Education.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Control of operations in extreme conditions: Lessons from Air France 447

Oliver, Calvard and Potocnik. (2015).
Contribution to conference: Paper

Selecting for innovation: Methods of assessment and the criterion problem

Potocnik, Anderson and Latorre. (2015). 209-227.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Innovation and Creativity in Organizations: A State-of-the-Science Review and Prospective Commentary

Anderson, N., Poto nik, K. and Zhou, J. (2014) Journal of Management 40 (5). 1297-1333.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Recruitment and selection in the international context

Potocnik, Latorre, Dereli and Tacer. (2014). 67-92.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

A longitudinal study of well-being in older workers and retirees: The role of engaging in different types of activities

Potočnik and Sonnentag. (2013) Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology 86 (4). 497-521.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Truly Satisfied With Your Retirement or Just Resigned? Pathways Toward Different Patterns of Retirement Satisfaction

Potocnik, K., Tordera, N. and Peiro, J .M. (2013) Journal of Applied Gerontology 32 (2).
Contribution to journal: Article
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Innovationsförderliche Personalauswahl

Potocnik and Anderson. (2013).
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Assessing innovation: A 360-degree appraisal study

Potočnik and Anderson. (2012) International Journal of Selection and Assessment 20 (4). 497-509.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Retirement practices in different countries

Peiro, Tordera and Potocnik. (2012).
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Humane Orientation as a New Cultural Dimension of the GLOBE Project: A Validation Study of the GLOBE Scale and Out-Group Humane Orientation in 25 Countries

Schlosser, O., Frese, M., Heintze, Al-Najjar, M., Arciszewski, T., Besevegis, E., Bishop, G .D., Bonnes, M., Clegg, C .W., Drozda-Senkowska, E., Gaborit, M., Garzon, D., Hansen, T .G .B., Heszen, I., Juhasz, M., Keating, M .A., Mangundjaya, W., Mansor, N., Mitchelson, J .K., Ortiz-Reynoso, A., Pandey, J., Pavakanun, U., Pavlopoulos, V., Peiro, J .M., Potocnik, K., Restrepo-Espinosa, M .H., Semmer, N., Tupinamba, A .C., Ventura, E .R., Whoolery, M. and Zhang, K. (2012) Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Linking Service Climate and Disconfirmation of Expectations as Predictors of Customer Satisfaction: A Cross-Level Study

MARTÍNEZ-TUR, VICENTE., TORDERA., PEIRÓ and POTOCNIK, KRISTINA. (2011) Journal of Applied Social Psychology 41 (5). 1189-1213.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Is service climate strength beneficial or detrimental for service quality delivery?

Potočnik, Tordera, Martínez-Tur, Peiró and Ramos. (2011) European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology 20 (5). 681-699.
Contribution to journal: Article
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The Influence of the Early Retirement Process on Satisfaction with Early Retirement and Psychological Well-Being

Potočnik, Tordera and Peiró. (2010) International Journal of Aging and Human Development 70 (3). 251-273.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Calidad de servicio y calidad de vida: “el survey feedback” como estrategia de cambio organizacional. Análisis teórico-conceptual y resultados empíricos

Martinez-Tur, Peiro, Moliner, C. and Potocnik. (2010).
Book/Report: Book
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The role of human resource practices and group norms in the retirement process.

Potočnik, Tordera and Peiró. (2009) European Psychologist 14 (3). 193-206.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Ajuste al retiro laboral en función del tipo de retiro y su voluntariedad desde una perspectiva de género

Potocnik, Tordera and Peiro. (2008) Revista de Psicología del Trabajo y de las Organizaciones 24 (3). 347-364.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Salud y Bienestar en las Organizaciones

Potocnik. (2005).
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The development of the work self-efficacy questionnaire using facet theory

Fesel-Martincevic, Potocnik, Tacer and Podlesek. (2003). 227-237.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)