James H. Killian
Dr. James Killian functions as a special leader at Qualtrics as an employee experience solution strategist. In his role he helps organizations intersect content, best practices, technology and consulting to produce superior employee experiences. Prior to joining Qualtrics, James led the global business for IBM Kenexa’s employee engagement survey offering. With 20 years of experience in human capital and HR technology space, he also held leadership roles at HR Chally as Chief Psychologist and VP of Consulting, and led the employee selection consulting division for Hogan Assessment Systems. He has also helped lead several startups to successful growth. James holds a Ph.D. & M.A. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Tulsa and Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University and is a member of the Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology (SIOP). Killian has published over 25 journal articles and book chapters and is a frequent speaker at conferences around the globe. He resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Articles written by James H. Killian
Rethinking the candidate experience
With ever-changing employment trends impacted by the pandemic, how can you ensure you are constantly improving your candidate experience? See how our new way of thinking about the candidate acquisitio...
Managing times of crisis using active and passive listening
As COVID-19 continues to unfold, employees are asking for a sense of connection and open communication on employment, structure, opportunity and change. Now more than ever it is critical to meaningful...
New research finds employees are ready to return to pre-pandemic levels of business travel
In the months (and months) following March 2020, the pandemic put so many parts of life on hold. Out...
Boost productivity with the new Google Workspace Integration
The Qualtrics and Google Workspace integration enable customers to automatically send calendar invit...
7 ways to support your people’s mental health
To celebrate World Mental Health Day on October 10, we've teamed up with Mind Share Partners and Ser...