Sub-theme 57: Organizing Identities: Inclusivity, Exclusivity, Mis-clusivity

Christine Coupland, Loughborough University, United Kingdom
Susan Ainsworth, University of Melbourne, Australia
Andrew D. Brown, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Session Time Corridor 1: Thursday, July 08, 09:00 to 11:30, Virtual Conference (EventsAir)
Organizing Identities: Introduction, Precarity and managing
Break 1: 10:15 to 10:30
Chair: Professor Christine Coupland
Mariline Comeau Vallée and Samia Chreim
To be or not to be a psychiatrist: Inclusion, exclusion and identity ambivalences
Corentin Curchod, Gerardo Patriotta and Grégory Reyes
The quest of one’s professional self in times of adversity: The identity journey of pharmacists before and during the covid-19 pandemic
Marieke van Wieringen
“Stay true to your auxiliary nurse characteristics”: Precarious identity work of a low-status occupational group to alter subordination
Tomi Koljonen and Joona Koistinen
Precarious, but Professional: Identity Work within Organizational Inequality Regimes
Rita Järventie-Thesleff and Pikka-Maaria Laine
Less-hierarchical organizing constituted within power-resistance dynamics
Stephen Sirris
Collegiality as a space of hybrid professional managers’ identity work
Session Time Corridor 2: Thursday, July 08, 16:00 to 20:00, Virtual Conference (EventsAir)
Session Time Corridor 3: Friday, July 09, 09:00 to 12:30, Virtual Conference (EventsAir)
Organizing Identities: Projects, emotions, ethnographies
Break 1: 10:00 to 10:15
Break 2: 11:15 to 11:30
Chair: Professor Andrew D Brown
Karan Sonpar, Federica Pazzaglia, Samir Shrivastava and Yash Garg
Identity maintenance in elite professions
Elham Moonesirust
Resistance in paternalism: An identity perspective
Yangerjungla Pongener and Mukta Kulkarni
In pursuit of a coherent work-self: Identity work narratives of individuals in disparate work roles
Martina Valera, Chiara Paolino, Wendy Angst and Wendy Angst
A processual view of emotion management and identity work strategies relationship: the case of the acquisition of design studios
Krystal Wilkinson and Clare Mumford
Complex fertility journeys: The identity work of negotiating ‘potential parenthood’ and paid employment
Christopher Klinghardt and John M. Amis
‘Every now and then I tried to kill myself’: Identity regulation that transforms marginalized people lives by targeting their emotions, relationships, and body
Stéphane Jaumier and Margot Leclair
Coffee and cigarettes: An ethnography of identity construction in a French cooperative sheet-metal factory
Guy Huber and David Knights
When ‘I’ becomes ‘We’: An ethnographic study of power and responsibility in a large food retail cooperative
Ingo Winkler, and Dorte Jagetic Andersen
Crossing the border for work: Borderwork and identification processes of cross-border commuters
Session Time Corridor 4: Friday, July 09, 16:00 to 19:00, Virtual Conference (EventsAir)
Session Time Corridor 5: Saturday, July 10, 09:00 to 11:30, Virtual Conference (EventsAir)
Organizing Identities: Gender and Summary
Break 1: 10:00 to 10:15
Chair: Professor Susan A Ainsworth
Maria Skordia, Olga Epitropaki and Kyriakos Kyriakopoulos
Being a woman and a leader ‘under fire’: Identity dynamics of women CEOs in financially adverse conditions
Bernadetta A. Ginting-Szczesny and Ewald Kibler
Post-merantau narrative identity: How self-employed women negotiate gendered expectations around work through self-narratives
Galy Binyamin
Intersectionality in developing a multi-faceted professional identity
Muneeb Banday, Ernesto Noronha and Premilla D'Cruz
Enterprise discourse and conditional inclusion: Negotiating age and gender in the Indian IT industry
Aleksi Soini and Kirsi Eräranta
Affordances of online discussion platforms and LGBTQ employees’ identity work
Elizabeth A. Hood, Jacqueline Hood and Lyndon Garrett
Strategies of adaptation: Women’s social identity adjustment to a highly masculine work culture