The Department of Psychology
Lilia Hayrapetyan is currently a doctoral candidate in the I/O Doctoral Program at Baruch College, CUNY. Lilia is working with Dr. Loren Naidoo on her dissertation, which examines managerial risky decision making. Her thesis examined the effects of fatigue on risk taking and the moderating role of risk taking propensity. Her research interests include risk taking, the role of leaders in promoting sustainability in organizations, and effects of sleep deprivation and fatigue on performance. Lilia received her B.A. from the University of Bridgeport, where she majored in Social Sciences and minored in Business Administration. Her senior thesis examined the effects of goal setting and commitment on goal achievement.
Hayrapetyan, L. & Engle-Friedman, M. (2008). Effects of fatigue on risky decision making: The moderating role of individuals’ risk-taking propensity. Presented at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
Scherbaum, C., Hayrapetyan, L. & Goldstein, H. (2006). Examining the relationship between differential item functioning and item difficulty. Presented at the 21st annual conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Dallas, TX.
Hayrapetyan, L., & Engle-Friedman, M. (2005). The Percent of Optimal Sleep and Daily Activities across a 24-hour Period. Presented at the annual conference of the Associated Professional Sleep Society, Denver, CO.