USC Marshall Center Honored

Professor Edward Lawler of the USC Marshall School of Business and the Center for Effective Organizations

Courtesy of NAHR

The Center for Effective Organizations at the USC Marshall School of Business was inducted into the 17th class of fellows of the National Academy of Human Resources, an honor considered the most prestigious in the field of human resources.

Other class members include two individuals: Laurie Siegel, senior vice president, human resources of Tyco International, and Santrupt B. Misra, director of group human resources and information technology of the Aditya Birla Group.

The Center for Effective Organizations was named an honored organization in recognition of 30 years of contributions to the human resources field.

Edward E. Lawler III, director of the Center for Effective Organizations, Distinguished Professor of Business and National Academy fellow, received the award on behalf of the center.

“By election to the academy, the members of the 2008 Class of Fellows have been acknowledged by their peers as reaching the very highest level of achievement in the human resources profession,” said Mirian Graddick-Weir, chair of the academy and senior vice president of human resources at Merck Co. Inc.