The Psychology Archives invites you to the first installment of the spring colloquium series on Thursday, March 4th from 3:00 â€“ 4:30 pm in Room 310 of the Student Union at the University of Akron. Dr. Cristina G. Banks will present onÂ â€śCrossing Disciplines and Innovating in Psychology: Making Something New from the Familiarâ€ť.Â
Dr. Banks holds a PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Minnesota (1979) and a BA in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley (1974). She is President and Founder of Lamorinda Consulting LLC, an organizational consulting firm specializing in employment law. She specializes in the areas of organizational strategy, performance improvement, human resource strategy, organizational and personnel assessment, and wage and hour laws. She is a nationally recognized expert in the Fair Labor Standards Act and California wage and hour laws. She serves as an expert witness in employment class action cases. She recently won APAâ€™s Presidential Citation Innovation Award for her work in job analysis.