Isik Zeytinoglu

Dr. Isik Zeytinoglu

Professor Emeritus

Human Resources & Management

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BIO

Dr. Zeytinoglu’s current research focuses on occupational health and safety of personal support workers in Ontario, employer flexibility strategies and non-standard employment issues, and job satisfaction, retention and employee wellness issues in Canada. She also conducts research on human resource management issues in Turkey. She was an expert speaker at the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Consultation on Healthy Workplaces, in Rome, Italy, December 2012. Dr. Zeytinoglu was also a Keynote Speaker/ Rapporteur at the International Labour and Employment Relations (ILERA) 16th World Congress, in Philadelphia, USA, July 2012. Dr. Zeytinoglu teaches PhD courses on research design and methods, and industrial and employment relations theory and research. She also teaches occupational health and safety management, and human resource management and industrial relations.

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

November 2021

The Role Of Work Intensification In Intention To Stay: A Study Of Personal Support Workers In Home And Community Care In Ontario, Canada

JOURNAL : ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEMOCRACY

CONTRIBUTORS: Firat k Sayin, , Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, James Chowhan, Isik f Zeytinoglu
December 2020

Work-life Interface And Intention To Stay In The Midwifery Profession Among Pre- And Post-clinical Placement Students In Canada

JOURNAL : HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH

CONTRIBUTORS: Farimah Hakemzadeh, , James Chowhan, Jennifer Plenderleith, Johanna Geraci, Isik f Zeytinoglu,
November 2020

Community-based Personal Support Workers’ Responses To Health And Safety Risks: Tensions Between Individual And Collective Responsibility

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARE AND CARING

CONTRIBUTORS: Rachel Barken, , Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Isik f Zeytinoglu
March 2019

Precarious Lives: Job Insecurity And Well-being In Rich Democracies

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu
March 2019

Work Intensification And Health Outcomes Of Health Sector Workers

JOURNAL : PERSONNEL REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: James Chowhan, , Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Firat k Sayin, Isik f Zeytinoglu
October 2018

The Influence Of Autonomy On Personal Support Workers’ Job Satisfaction, Capacity To Care, And Intention To Stay

JOURNAL : HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES QUARTERLY

CONTRIBUTORS: Rachel Barken, , Firat k Sayin, Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Isik f Zeytinoglu
March 2017

Caring For America: Home Health Workers In The Shadow Of The Welfare State

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu
November 2016

Immigrants And Job Satisfaction: Do High Performance Work Systems Play A Role?

JOURNAL : ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEMOCRACY

CONTRIBUTORS: James Chowhan, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke
September 2015

Task Shifting In The Provision Of Home And Social Care In Ontario, Canada: Implications For Quality Of Care

JOURNAL : HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY

CONTRIBUTORS: , Catherine Brookman, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Jennifer Plenderleith, Rachel Barken
August 2015

Home Care Workers’ Skills In The Context Of Task Shifting: Complexities In Care Work

JOURNAL : CANADIAN REVIEW OF SOCIOLOGY/REVUE CANADIENNE DE SOCIOLOGIE

CONTRIBUTORS: Rachel Barken, , Jennifer Plenderleith, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Catherine Brookman
April 2013

The Nuanced Nature Of Work Quality: Evidence From Rural Newfoundland And Ireland

JOURNAL : HUMAN RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Gordon b Cooke, Jimmy Donaghey, Isik f Zeytinoglu
February 2013

Job Satisfaction, Flexible Employment And Job Security Among Turkish Service Sector Workers

JOURNAL : ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEMOCRACY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gözde Y?lmaz, A?k?n Keser, K?vanç Inelmen, Duygu Uygur, Arzu Özsoy
July 2012

Security In A Sea Of Insecurity: Job Security And Intention To Stay Among Service Sector Employees In Turkey

JOURNAL : THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, A?k?n Keser, Gözde Y?lmaz, K?vanç Inelmen, Arzu Özsoy, Duygu Uygur
April 2011

Research Note: Workplace Child Care And Elder Care Programs And Employee Retention

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Sara l Mann, Gordon b Cooke, Isik f Zeytinoglu
December 2010

A Bit Of Give And Take

JOURNAL : NURSING STANDARD

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu
March 2010

Editorial: An Introduction To Context, Practice, And Policy In Caring For An Aging Population

JOURNAL : CANADIAN JOURNAL ON AGING / LA REVUE CANADIENNE DU VIEILLISSEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu
January 2010

Flexibility

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke, Sara l Mann
August 2009

Casualized Employment And Turnover Intention: Home Care Workers In Ontario, Canada

JOURNAL : HEALTH POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, , Sharon Davies, Jennifer millen Plenderleith
July 2009

Barriers To Training Access

JOURNAL : PERSPECTIVES ON LABOUR AND INCOME

CONTRIBUTORS: Gb Cooke, Isik f Zeytinoglu, James Chowhan
February 2009

On-the-job Training In Canada: Associations With Information Technology, Innovation And Competition

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke
June 2008

Nursing Generations In The Contemporary Workplace

JOURNAL : PUBLIC PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Jennifer Blythe, , Isik f Zeytinoglu, , , Sharon Davies, Camille Kolotylo
June 2008

Low-paid Workers And On-the-job Training In Canada

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke, Karlene Harry, James Chowhan
April 2008

Non-standard Employment And Promotions: A Within Genders Analysis

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke
July 2007

Associations Between Work Intensification, Stress And Job Satisfaction

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, , Sharon Davies, , Jennifer Blythe, Linda Boos
January 2007

Market-modelled Home Care: Impact On Job Satisfaction And Propensity To Leave

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, Karen Kusch, Sharon Davies
January 2007

Deteriorated External Work Environment, Heavy Workload And Nurses' Job Satisfaction And Turnover Intention

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, , Sharon Davies, , Jennifer Blythe, Linda Boos
January 2007

Market-modelled Home Care: Impact On Job Satisfaction And Propensity To Leave

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, K Kusch, S Davies
May 2006

The Impact Of Implementing Managed Competition On Home Care Workers' Turnover Decisions.

JOURNAL : HEALTHC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Danielle Hunter
October 2005

Non-standard Work And Benefits

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gordon b Cooke
June 2005

Part-time And Casual Work In Retail Trade

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Waheeda Lillevik, Bianca Seaton, Josefina Moruz
April 2005

Gender, Race And Class Dimensions Of Nonstandard Work

JOURNAL : ARTICLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Jacinta khasiala Muteshi
March 2004

Market-modelled Home Care In Ontario: Deteriorating Working Conditions And Dwindling Community Capacity

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY / ANALYSE DE POLITIQUES

CONTRIBUTORS: Jane Aronson, , Isik f Zeytinoglu
April 2002

Job Stress And Job Dissatisfaction Of Home Care Workers In The Context Of Health Care Restructuring

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEALTH SERVICES

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Jason Lian
September 2000

Are Women Managers Really More Participative?: Some Conflicting Evidence From A Field Study

CONTRIBUTORS: Janet Romaine, Isik f Zeytinoglu, University michael g degroote school of business Mcmaster
January 2000

Work-related Violence And The Ohs Of Home Health Care Workers

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY - AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, S Webb
1999

Occupational Health Issues Among Employees Of Home Care Agencies

JOURNAL : CANADIAN JOURNAL ON AGING / LA REVUE CANADIENNE DU VIEILLISSEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Webb, Jason Lian
1998

JOURNAL : EMPLOYEE RESPONSIBILITIES AND RIGHTS JOURNAL

CONTRIBUTORS: Harish Jain, Michael Piczak, Isik f Zeytinoglu
March 1996

Global Diversity In Employment Relationships: A Typology Of Flexible Employment

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Jeanne Norris, University michael g degroote school of business Mcmaster
August 1993

Innovation In Employment: A Telework Experiment In Ontario

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, University michael g degroote school of business innovation research centre Mcmaster
January 1993

Public-sector Industrial-relations On The Eve Of Mass Privatization In Turkey

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL LABOUR REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: T Dereli, Isik f Zeytinoglu
September 1992

Reasons For Hiring Part-time Workers

JOURNAL : INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu
January 1990

Part-time Work In The Education Sector - A Study Of Teachers In Ontario Elementary-schools

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF COLLECTIVE NEGOTIATIONS IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu

Factors Affecting Female Managers' Careers In Turkey

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Omur timurcanday Ozmen, Alev Ergençkatrinli, Hayat Kabasakal, Yasemin Arbak

Market-modelled Home Care: Impact On Job Satisfaction And Propensity To Leave

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Karen Kusch, Sharon Davies

Deteriorated External Work Environment, Heavy Workload And Nurses' Job Satisfaction And Turnover Intention

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Andrea Baumann, Jennifer Blythe, Linda Boos

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

October 2003

Health Care Restructuring, Organizational Change And The Mental Health Of Home Care Workers

CONFERENCE : GERONTOLOGIST

CONTRIBUTORS: , Isik f Zeytinoglu, S Davies
January 2002

Heterogeneity In The Periphery: An Analysis Of Non-standard Employment Contracts

CONFERENCE : FLEXIBLE WORK ARRANGEMENTS: CONCEPTUALIZATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Iu Zeytinoglu
January 2002

Conceptualizations Of And International Experiences With Flexible Work Arrangements

CONFERENCE : FLEXIBLE WORK ARRANGEMENTS: CONCEPTUALIZATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, W Lillevik, Iu Zeytinoglu
January 1996

Key Workplace Issues In Telework: An Empirical Study

CONFERENCE : GLOBALIZATION OF THE ECONOMY AND THE WORKER

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, A Giles, Ae Smith, G Trudeau
January 1994

Employment Conditions In Telework - An Experiment In Ontario

CONFERENCE : PROCEEDINGS OF THE XXXTH CONFERENCE OF THE CANADIAN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS ASSOCIATION

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, E Deom, Ae Smith
January 1993

Employee-employer Relations In Telework - A Study Of Organizations In Ontario

CONFERENCE : FORTY-FIFTH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Jf Burton
January 1992

Female-dominated Union Locals, Part-time Work And Demands In Negotiations

CONFERENCE : WOMEN AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, D Carter
January 1991

Why Do Unionized Organizations Hire Part-time Workers - Employer Reasons And Union Views

CONFERENCE : TEACHING AND RESEARCH IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, A Ponak

Satisfied Workers, Retained Workers: Effects Of Work And Work Environment On Homecare Workers' Job Satisfaction, Stress, Physical Health, And Retention

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton

Older Workers And On-the-job Training In Canada: Evidence From The Wes Data

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Gb Cooke, K Harry

Where Have All The Home Care Workers Gone?

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Danielle Hunter

Survey Results Of The New Health Care Worker Study: Implications Of Changing Employment Patterns

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Andrea Baumann, Jennifer Blythe, Ann Higgins

Satisfied Workers, Retained Workers: Effects Of Work And Work Environment On Homecare Workers' Job Satisfaction, Stress, Physical Health, And Retention

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton

Visiting And Office Home Care Workers’ Occupational Health: An Analysis Of Workplace Flexibility And Worker Insecurity Measures Associated With Emotional And Physical Health

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, M bianca Seaton, Jennifer Millen

Visiting And Office Home Care Workers’ Occupational Health: An Analysis Of Workplace Flexibility And Worker Insecurity Measures Associated With Emotional And Physical Health

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, M bianca Seaton, Jennifer Millen

Organizational Change And The Health And Well-being Of Home Care Workers

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies

Where Have All The Home Care Workers Gone?

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik f Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Danielle Hunter

Survey Results Of The New Health Care Worker Study: Implications Of Changing Employment Patterns

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik f Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Andrea Baumann, Jennifer Blythe, Ann Higgins