Janet L. Barnes-Farrell

Degree: B.S.(Psychology), M.S. (Industrial Psychology), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Ph.D. (Industrial/Organizational Psychology), Pennsylvania State University

Webpages: http://io.psychology.uconn.edu/janet-barnes-farrell/
Research Interests: Current Research Interests

Aging & Work

Boundaries and Balance between Work and Other Life Domains

Other Areas of Expertise

Diversity and Fairness Issues in the Workplace

Performance Appraisal

Safety Climate

Survey Measurement

Work Schedules and Worker Well-being

Courses: Undergraduate Courses

PSYC 2600: Industrial/Organizational Psychology

PSYC 3600: Social-Organizational Psychology

PSYC 3889: Undergraduate Research

Graduate Courses

PSYC 5614: Personnel Psychology

PSYC 5619: Advanced Seminar: Performance Appraisal

PSYC 5670: Advanced Seminar: Work & Aging

PSYC 5670: Advanced Seminare: Work-life Issues for a Diverse Workforce

Recent publications: Dugan, A., G., Fortinsky, R. H., Barnes-Farrell, J. L., Kenny, A. M., Robison, J. T., Warren, N., & Cherniack, M. (in press). Associations of eldercare and competing demands with health and work outcomes among manufacturing workers.  Community, Work and Family.


Zhu, X., Barnes-Farrell, J., & Dalal, D.  (2015).  Stop apologizing for your samples, start embracing them.  Commentary on R. Landers and T. Behrend focal article “An inconvenient truth:  Arbitrary distinctions between organizational, Mechanical Turk, and other convenience samples,”  Industrial and Organizational Psychology:  Perspectives on Research and Practice, 8 (2), 228-232.


McGonagle, A., Fisher, G, Barnes-Farrell, J. & Grosch, J.  (2015).  Individual and Work Factors Related to Perceived Work Ability and Labor Force Outcomes, Journal of Applied Psychology, 100 (2), 376-398.


McGonagle, A., & Barnes-Farrell, J.  (2014).  Chronic illness in the workplace:  Stigma, identity threat, and strain.  Stress & Health, 30 (4), 310-321.


McGonagle, A., Barnes-Farrell, J., DiMilia, A., Fischer, M., Hobbs, B., Iskra-Golec, I., Kaliterna, L., & Smith, L.  K. (2014).  Demands, Resources, and Work Ability: A Cross-National Examination of Health Care Workers.  European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology, 23 (6), 830-846. 


Gallus, J. A., Matthews, R., Bunk, J., Barnes-Farrell, J. & Magley, V.  (2014). An eye for an eye?:  Exploring the relationship between workplace incivility experiences and perpetration.  Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 19 (2), 143-154.

Professional Activities: Fellow, Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology

Past-President, Society for Occupational Health Psychology