George Mason University http://wamc.org en Dr. Kevin Rockmann, George Mason University – Psychology of Telecommuting http://wamc.org/post/dr-kevin-rockmann-george-mason-university-psychology-telecommuting <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Kevin Rockmann of George Mason University explores how the practice of telecommuting alters the relationship between a company and its employees.</p><p></p><p>Kevin Rockmann is an associate professor in the School of Management at George Mason University where his research investigates the development and influence of various types of attachments in organizations. His research can be found in a number of academic journals and he earned his Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 61431 at http://wamc.org Dr. Kevin Rockmann, George Mason University – Psychology of Telecommuting Dr. David Luther, George Mason University – City Noise and Bird Songs http://wamc.org/post/dr-david-luther-george-mason-university-city-noise-and-bird-songs <p>In today&rsquo;s Academic Minute, Dr. David Luther of George Mason University explains how urban-dwelling birds have responded to an increase in man-made noise.</p><p>David Luther is an assistant professor of biology at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. His research interests include animal behavior, ecology, and conservation biology. His current project is focused on the ecology and evolution of acoustic communication in birds as well as the ecology, evolution, and conservation of terrestrial vertebrates that are endemic to mangrove forests.</p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 40997 at http://wamc.org Dr. David Luther, George Mason University – City Noise and Bird Songs