Developing the Effective Technical Leader

Are you ready for higher levels of responsibility, greater success with your teams?

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Upcoming dates

Spring 2023 Short Course

April 25-26 in Bloomington, IN

Peter A. DeLisle

Peter A. DeLisle, PhD has extensive experience helping engineers and other technical professionals learn how to integrate interpersonal and business skills into more effective management and leadership practices. His human resources experience includes roles at two high-tech firms—operating division personnel manager at Hewlett Packard, and vice president for human resources at Convex Computer Corporation. He served as a program manager and senior associate at the Center for Creative Leadership, and as an organizational development consultant to the National Science Foundation.

Over the last 25 years, he has worked extensively with engineers, architects, computer scientists, and a broad range of technical managers and professionals. He was the first holder of the Severns Chair in Human Behavior in the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois. He has worked with several nationally recognized colleges of engineering to design curriculum to assist engineers and engineering students in developing critical leadership competencies.

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