Current LER students can find course syllabi that have been shared by instructors in Illinois Box.

If you have questions about enrollment in a specific course, contact the faculty member currently teaching the course or Assistant Dean Becky Barker.

Spring 2023

Courses listed as Online are restricted to students in the Online MHRIR program.

Course Grid / Course Offerings

REQUIRED COURSES/THEORY/THESIS

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 556Industrial Relations Theory (PhD)Lamare
LER 558Faculty-Student Workshop (PhD Seminar)Zhang
LER 591AEmployment Relations SystemsCardador
LER 591BEmployment Relations Systems (3/9 – 5/3) (Online)Kramer
LER 593AE1Quantitative Methods in LERZhang
LER 593CQuantitative Methods in LER (1/11 – 3/1) (Online)Ogolsky
LER 599Thesis Research (PhD)Faculty Specific

1. UNION-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS AND LABOR RELATIONS POLICY

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 543Workplace Dispute ResolutionLamare

2. HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 523Organization Fundamentals for HRBenton
LER 532Successful Change Management (3/9 – 5/3) (Online)Mies/Ireland
LER 535Negotiation Principles in HR Context (3/9 – 5/3) (Online)Cardador
LER 561Compensation SystemsLyu
LER 562HR Planning and Staffing (1/10 – 2/28) (Online)Restubog
LER 565HR Management and StrategyWon
LER 567Negotiation in Human Resource Decisions (1st 8 weeks)Zhang
LER 568Firm Performance in Human Resources ManagementWeaver
LER 569Power and Influence in HRM (1st 8 weeks)Benton
LER 590DRSDiversity Issues in Recruiting and StaffingAlexander
LER 590SNSocial Networks in HRM (2nd 8 weeks)Benton
LER 590TM1Talent Management (3/6 – 5/1) (Online)Ramsey
LER 597Employee Motivation and Performance (1/12 – 3/2) (Online)Franz
LER 598Designing High Involvement WorkplacesWon

3. LABOR MARKETS AND EMPLOYMENT

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 544Workforce Policies & PartnershipsWeaver
LER 590EGWEconomics of Gender in the WorkforceWeinstein

4. INTERNATIONAL HR

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 590CERComparative Employment RelationsZhang
LER 595Managing Diversity Globally (1/12 – 3/2) (Online)Kramer

OTHER RELATED COURSES

COURSETITLEFACULTY
LER 521Employment Law – Separation, Workman’s Comp & SafetyLeRoy
LER 550Game Theory and HR Strategy Lamare
LER 590EWEmployee Stress, Well-Being & SafetyPark
LER 590GIManagement of Workplace Gender IssuesPark
LER 590DDDHR Analytics: Data-Driven DecisionsNewman
LER 590MTManaging TeamsLiu