Congratulations to 2005 doctoral cohort member Tanya Nicole Boyd, who successfully defended her dissertation today! The title of her dissertation is “The surprising impact of purpose: The effects of calling on the relationship between job demands and burnout.” The Chair of her dissertation committee is Rob McKenna, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Industrial / Organizational Psychology. Other committee members are Paul Yost, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Industrial / Organizational Psychology, and Margaret Diddams, Ph. D., Professor of Industrial / Organizational Psychology. After teaching in the School of Business and Economics here at SPU for the last two years, Tanya and her family are moving to Lawrence Kansas where she will take the position of Project Manager for Organizational Development at Collective Brands, the parent company for Payless Shoes.