Artificial Intelligence and Social Simulation: Studying Group Dynamics on a Massive Scale

[We’re pleased to welcome authors, Jesse Hoey of the University of Waterloo, Tobias Schröder of Potsdam University of Applied Sciences, Jonathan Morgan of Potsdam University of Applied Sciences, Kimberly B. Rogers of Dartmouth College, Deepak Rishi of the University of Waterloo, and Meiyappan Nagappan of the University of Waterloo. They recently published an article in "Small … Continue reading Artificial Intelligence and Social Simulation: Studying Group Dynamics on a Massive Scale

SGR Best Paper Award

We are pleased to congratulate Dr. Wei Zheng from the University of Wisconsin and Dr. Jun Wei from the University of Science and Technology Beijing, China for winning the Small Group Research 2017-2018 Best Paper Award.  The abstract of the article, "Linking Ethnic Composition and Performance: Information Integration Between Majority and Minority Members," is below and the article … Continue reading SGR Best Paper Award

When Leadership Powers Team Learning: A Meta-Analysis

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Mieke Koeslag-Kreunen of Zuyd Hogeschool, Heerlen, Piet Van den Bossche of the University of Antwerp, Michael Hoven of Maastricht University, Marcel Van der Klink of Zuyd Hogeschool, Heerlen, and Wim Gijselaers of Maastricht University. They recently published an article in "Small Group Research" entitled “When Leadership Powers Team Learning: A … Continue reading When Leadership Powers Team Learning: A Meta-Analysis

Argument Complexity and Discussions of Political/Religious Issues

[We’re pleased to welcome authors, Dr. Lyn M. Van Swol of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, Dr. Cassandra L. Carlson-Hill Carolina of Coastal Universit, and Dr. Emily Elizabeth Acosta Lewis of Sonoma State University. They recently published an article in "Small Group Research" entitled “Integrative Complexity, Participation, and Agreement in Group Discussions," which is currently free … Continue reading Argument Complexity and Discussions of Political/Religious Issues

Self-Organizing Into Winning Teams: Understanding the Mechanisms that Drive Successful Collaborations

[We’re pleased to welcome author Amy Wax of California State University, Long Beach, Leslie A. Dechurch, and Noshir S. Contractor of Northwestern University. They recently published an article in Small Group Research entitled “Self-organizing into winning teams: understanding the mechanisms that drive successful collaborations," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, Wax … Continue reading Self-Organizing Into Winning Teams: Understanding the Mechanisms that Drive Successful Collaborations

Call for Papers: Small Group Research

Small Group Research is currently seeking manuscript submissions. Small Group Research is an international and interdisciplinary journal presenting research, theoretical advancements, and empirically supported applications with respect to all types of small groups. Each quarterly edition contains in-depth articles on trends, case studies and the latest research by top human resource scholars and industry experts. For more details … Continue reading Call for Papers: Small Group Research

Call for Proposals! Small Group Research: 2018 Review Issue

Small Group Research is currently accepting proposals regarding the 2018 Review Issue. Please view the full details about the submission process here, or by clicking on the image above. Manuscripts are due:  May 30, 2017 Submissions should be made to SGR’s Manuscript Central website: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/sgr, where authors will be required to set up an account. … Continue reading Call for Proposals! Small Group Research: 2018 Review Issue

#OSEditorPicks: Temporary Organizing and Institutional Change

[We are pleased to welcome Trish Reay, Editor-in-Chief of Organization Studies.] Much of today’s work is accomplished within projects. In Temporary Organizing and Institutional Change, recently published in Organization Studies, Sampo Tukiainen and Nina Granqvist investigate how people engage in temporary project work that ultimately holds potential for institutional change. They analyzed how events unfolded over time … Continue reading #OSEditorPicks: Temporary Organizing and Institutional Change

Can Voicing Dissent Lead to Ostracism from a Group?

[We're pleased to welcome Johny T. Garner of Texas Christian University. Dr. Garner and Debra L. Iba, also of Texas Christian University, recently collaborated on the article "Changes in Eye Contact and Attraction Scores Relative to Ostracism and Dissent" from Small Group Research.] Playing the devil’s advocate may be a sound approach for group and team … Continue reading Can Voicing Dissent Lead to Ostracism from a Group?

The Inaugural Annual Review Issue of Small Group Research is Now Online!

[We're pleased to welcome Joann Keyton of North Carolina State University and co-editor of Small Group Research.] Small Group Research is excited to announce that its inaugural Annual Review Issue is now online! The December 2014 issue of Small Group Research presents analytical reviews of group and team literature. Proposals were competitively reviewed for selection; each … Continue reading The Inaugural Annual Review Issue of Small Group Research is Now Online!