Isik F Zeytinoglu

Dr. Isik F Zeytinoglu

Professor Emeritus

Human Resources & Management

Faculty

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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

March 2019

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

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik Urla Zeytinoglu
March 2019

Work Intensification And Health Outcomes Of Health Sector Workers

JOURNAL : PERSONNEL REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Firat K Sayin, Isik 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, Margaret Denton, Firat K Sayin, Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Isik U Zeytinoglu
December 2017

Health And Safety Matters! Associations Between Organizational Practices And Personal Support Workers’ Life And Work Stress In Ontario, Canada

JOURNAL : BMC HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Catherine Brookman, Sharon Davies, Firat K Sayin
March 2017

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

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu
November 2016

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

JOURNAL : ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEMOCRACY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke
March 2016

Understanding The Mediating Role Of Symptoms Of Stress On The Perceived Access To Training And Job Satisfaction Relationship

JOURNAL : BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Jennifer Plenderleith
October 2015

Associations Between Workers' Health, And Non-standard Hours And Insecurity: The Case Of Home Care Workers In Ontario, Canada

JOURNAL : THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Jennifer Plenderleith,
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: Margaret Denton, Catherine Brookman, Isik 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, Margaret Denton, Jennifer Plenderleith, Isik U Zeytinoglu, Catherine Brookman
August 2014

Task Shifting Policy In Ontario, Canada: Does It Help Personal Support Workers’ Intention To Stay?

JOURNAL : HEALTH POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Catherine Brookman, Jennifer Plenderleith
April 2013

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

JOURNAL : HUMAN RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Gordon B Cooke, Jimmy Donaghey, Isik U Zeytinoglu
February 2013

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

JOURNAL : ECONOMIC AND INDUSTRIAL DEMOCRACY

CONTRIBUTORS: I??k U 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: I??k U 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 U Zeytinoglu
February 2011

Flexible Employment And Nurses’ Intention To Leave The Profession: The Role Of Support At Work

JOURNAL : HEALTH POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Jennifer Millen Plenderleith
December 2010

A Bit Of Give And Take

JOURNAL : NURSING STANDARD

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik Zeytinoglu
March 2010

Employer Offered Family Support Programs, Gender And Voluntary And Involuntary Part-Time Work

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke, Sara L Mann
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: Margaret A Denton, Isik U Zeytinoglu
March 2010

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

JOURNAL : CAN J AGING

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret A Denton, Isik U Zeytinoglu
August 2009

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

JOURNAL : HEALTH POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Jennifer Millen Plenderleith
July 2009

Flexibility

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke, Sara L Mann
May 2009

Office Home Care Workers' Occupational Health: Associations With Workplace Flexibility And Worker Insecurity.

JOURNAL : HEALTHC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Jennifer Millen Plenderleith
July 2008

Low-Paid Workers And On-the-Job Training In Canada

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke, Karlene Harry,
June 2008

Nursing Generations In The Contemporary Workplace

JOURNAL : PUBLIC PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT

CONTRIBUTORS: Jennifer Blythe, Andrea Baumann, Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Noori Akhtar-danesh, Sharon Davies, Camille Kolotylo
April 2008

Non-standard Employment And Promotions: A Within Genders Analysis

JOURNAL : JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke
July 2007

Associations Between Work Intensification, Stress And Job Satisfaction

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Andrea Baumann, Jennifer Blythe, Linda Boos
January 2007

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

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, Andrea Baumann, Jennifer Blythe, Linda Boos
January 2007

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

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik Zeytinoglu, Karen Kusch, Sharon Davies
May 2006

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

JOURNAL : HEALTHC POLICY

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Danielle Hunter
July 2005

Non-Standard Work And Benefits

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Gordon B Cooke
2005

Full-time Or Part-time Work In Nursing: Preferences, Tradeoffs And Choices.

JOURNAL : HEALTHC Q

CONTRIBUTORS: Jennifer Blythe, Andrea Baumann, Isik Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Ann Higgins
July 2004

Part-Time And Casual Work In Retail Trade

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Waheeda Lillevik, Bianca Seaton, Josefina Moruz
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, Margaret Denton, Isik 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: Margaret Denton, Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies, Jason Lian
July 2000

Gender, Race And Class Dimensions Of Nonstandard Work

JOURNAL : RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Jacinta Khasiala Muteshi
November 1999

Occupational Health Issues Among Employees Of Home Care Agencies

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

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret A Denton, Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Sharon Webb, Jason Lian
1998

The Elements Of A Positive Workplace Environment: Implications For Persons With Disabilities.

JOURNAL : WORK

CONTRIBUTORS: Mg Westmorland, I Zeytinoglu, P Pringle, M Denton, V Chouinard
January 1993

PUBLIC-SECTOR INDUSTRIAL-RELATIONS ON THE EVE OF MASS PRIVATIZATION IN TURKEY

JOURNAL : INTERNATIONAL LABOUR REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: T Dereli, Iu Zeytinoglu
January 1993

Perceived Participation In Decision-Making In A University Setting: The Impact Of Gender

JOURNAL : INDUSTRIAL AND LABOR RELATIONS REVIEW

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik Urla Zeytinoglu
September 1992

Reasons For Hiring Part-Time Workers

JOURNAL : INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Isikurla 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: Iu Zeytinoglu

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

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

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

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

JOURNAL : CANADIAN PUBLIC POLICY

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

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

January 2012

Are Millennials A Different Breed? Turkish Hospitality Sector Frontline Employees' Intention To Stay

CONTRIBUTORS: If Zeytinoglu
October 2003

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

CONFERENCE : GERONTOLOGIST

CONTRIBUTORS: M Denton, I 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: Iu Zeytinoglu, Iu Zeytinoglu
January 2002

Conceptualizations Of And International Experiences With Flexible Work Arrangements

CONFERENCE : FLEXIBLE WORK ARRANGEMENTS: CONCEPTUALIZATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES

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

Key Workplace Issues In Telework: An Empirical Study

CONFERENCE : GLOBALIZATION OF THE ECONOMY AND THE WORKER

CONTRIBUTORS: Iu 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: Iu 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: Iu Zeytinoglu, Jf Burton
January 1992

FEMALE-DOMINATED UNION LOCALS, PART-TIME WORK AND DEMANDS IN NEGOTIATIONS

CONFERENCE : WOMEN AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

CONTRIBUTORS: Iu 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: Iu Zeytinoglu, A Ponak

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 U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, M Bianca Seaton, Jennifer Millen

Where Have All The Home Care Workers Gone?

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

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

CONTRIBUTORS: Margaret Denton, Isik Urla Zeytinoglu, Sharon Davies

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

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton

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

CONTRIBUTORS: Isik U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton

Where Have All The Home Care Workers Gone?

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

Older Workers And On-the-Job Training In Canada: Evidence From The WES Data

CONTRIBUTORS: Iu Zeytinoglu, Gb Cooke, K Harry

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 U Zeytinoglu, Margaret Denton, Sharon Davies, M Bianca Seaton, Jennifer Millen

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

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

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

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