Proposals due
November 15th

Competitive Papers
December 15th
To Submit
Click Here

Registration opens
February 1st
To Register
Click Here

Early Bird
Discount ends
April 17th
To Sponsor
Click Here

Finalize session
materials and
Travel Plans
May 1st
About Pittsburgh
Click Here
 67th LERA Annual Meeting

Evolving Workplace Relations:

Connecting Research to Best Practices

The 66th LERA Annual Meeting, in Portland, OR, generated great conversations and interest in the next
meeting. Pittsburgh, PA, hosts the 67th Annual Meeting, May 28 - 31, 2015. Mark your calendars!


Lisa Lynch appointed Brandeis provost

LERA Past-President and nationally renowned economist to become the university’s senior academic officer

Lisa M. Lynch

Brandeis University President Frederick M. Lawrence announced today that he has appointed Lisa M. Lynch, dean of the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis, as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.

“Lisa brings to the provost position a unique set of qualities and achievements, including deep intellectual curiosity, success in senior leadership positions in academia and the government, and a proven ability to articulate and implement strategic vision, that will enable her to be highly effective in this critical role,” said Lawrence.

Her appointment, which was approved by the Board of Trustees, is effective Oct. 29. She will succeed Steven A.N. Goldstein ‘78, who announced last spring his intention to step down as provost.

Full story HERE.


Community Events



What is LERA?
The Labor and Employment Relations Association (LERA) is the singular organization in the country where professionals interested in all aspects of labor and employment relations network to share ideas and learn about new developments, issues, and practices in the field. Founded in 1947 as the Industrial Relations Research Association (IRRA), the National LERA provides a unique forum where the views of representatives of labor, management, government and academics, advocates and neutrals are welcome.




Job Board