Senior Research Associate, Lecturer

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Anja Feierabend studied Psychology and Business Administration at the University of Zurich with specialization in Neuroeconomics and Human Resource Management. In 2008 she joined the Chair in Human Resource Management of Prof. Bruno Staffelbach at University of Zürich as a research associate and doctoral candidate. In July 2012 she became a senior research associate and lecturer. Anja Feierabend is project leader of the infrastructure project Swiss HR-Barometer (

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Anja Feierabend’s research interests focus on work-family issues, human relations, and organizational behavior. Currently, she leads the SNSF infrastructure project Swiss HR-Barometer ( In addition, she has received several grants, e.g. for the SNSF project “effects on being passed over for promotion” and the project “Career and life phase of an assistant professor” from the Federal Equal Opportunities Programme.    




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