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Malissa Clark

Assistant Professor
Industrial-Organizational Program

Basic Information

Office:
319 Psychology Building
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Education

Ph.D., Wayne State University, 2010

Research Interests

My research interests fall under the broad topic of employee well-being. I study topics including workaholism, work-family conflict, women at work, and the effects of mood/emotions on individual and workplace outcomes.

Selected Publications

Clark, M. A., Robertson, M. M., Carter, N. T. (in press). You spin me right round: Workplace correlates of daily affect spin. Journal of Management.

Clark, M. A., Early, R. J., Baltes, B. B., & Krenn, D. (in press). Work-family behavioral role conflict: Scale development and validation. Journal of Business and Psychology.

Hunter, E.M., Clark, M. A., & Carlson, D. S. (in press). Violating work-family boundaries: Reactions to interruptions at work and home. Journal of Management.

Williamson, R. L., & Clark, M. A. (2017). Workaholism and work-family conflict: Theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and directions for future research (pp. 79-106). In J. Nicklin (Ed.), Work-Life Balance in the 21st Century: Perspectives, Practices, and Challenges. Nova Science Publishers. 

Clark, M. A., Beiler, A., & Zimmerman, L. (2016). Work-family conflict of women workaholics. In M. Mills (Ed.), Gender and the Work-Family Experience: An Intersection of Two Domains.Springer Publishing.

Clark, M. A., Michel, J. S., Zhdanova, L, Pui, S., & Baltes, B. B. (2016). All work and no play? A meta-analytic examination of the correlates and outcomes of workaholism. Journal of Management, 42, 1836-1873.

Clark, M. A., Michel, J. S., Early, B., & Baltes, B. B. (2014). Strategies for coping with work stressors and family stressors: Scale development and validation Journal of Business and Psychology, 29, 617-638.

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