Professor Sir Cary Cooper’s profile
Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health, President of RELATE, President of the British Academy of Management and President of the Institute of Welfare.
Cary L. Cooper is the author and editor of more than 150 scholarly books and is one of Britain’s most quoted business gurus. He is the 50th Anniversary Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health at Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. He is a founding President of the British Academy of Management, a Companion of the Chartered Management Institute and one of only a few UK Fellows of the (American) Academy of Management, past President of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy, President of RELATE, President of the British Academy of Management and President of the Institute of Welfare. He was the Founding Editor of the Journal of Organizational Behavior, former Editor of the scholarly journal Stress and Health and is the Editor-in-Chief of the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Management, now in its’ 3rd Edition. He has been an advisor to the World Health Organisation, ILO, and EU in the field of occupational health and wellbeing, was Chair of the Global Agenda Council on Chronic Disease of the World Economic Forum (2009-2010) (currently serving on the Global Agenda Council for mental health of the WEF) and was Chair of the Academy of Social Sciences 2009-2015 (comprising 47 learned societies in the social sciences and 90,000members). He was awarded the CBE by the Queen in 2001 for his contributions to occupational health and safety; and in 2014 he was awarded a Knighthood for his contribution to the social sciences.
Cary L. Cooper recorded a video for the Athena SWAN 10th Anniversary event, which you can view below:
You can download the transcript of the video: