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Faculty Biography

Gary N. Chaison

Professor of Industrial Relations
Graduate School of Management
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

Phone: 508-793-7134
Email: gchaison@clarku.edu
Curriculum Vitae for Dr. Chaison


PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Research Interests

Comparative industrial relations; union structure, government, and growth; collective bargaining

Teaching Courses

International Labor Relations
Discrimination in the Workplace
Human Resource Management
Union-Management Relations

Key Publications/Presentations

The New Collective Bargaining, Springer Book, New York 2012

The Unions' Response to Globalization, Springer Book, New York, 2014.

Unions in America (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2006), 208 pp.

Unions and Legitimacy (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press/ILR Press, 2002) (with B. Bigelow)133 pp.

Union Mergers in Hard Times: The View from Five Countries (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press/ILR Press, 1996), 248 pp

When Unions Merge (Lexington, MA: Lexington Books, 1986), 186 pp.