In corporate American and in the business world, we often hear this comment about some youths: They are very smart and technically competent, BUT lack the leadership quality.
This course will introduce the various skills and traits of leadership to prepare the students for the future world. The emphasis will be on real life examples so the students can appreciate and understand why leadership is so essential in their studies and future careers.
The following topics will be taught and discussed:
The course will consist of 10 lectures and workshops. Each session will last 90 minutes, with a mix of lectures and group discussions. The course will be very interactive. Students will be asked to bring up topics, questions, experiences, and ideas for discussion.
Dr. Jamie Hsu is Executive-in-Residence at Lawrence Tech Univ, specializing in strategic management, leadership development, technology management, innovation, and global collaboration. He has taught various EMBA, MBA, and Leadership courses.
Prior to his current role, he served as Executive Directors of GM Global Technology Management, R&D Centers, and Advanced Manufacturing Center.
Dr. Hsu earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in Solid Mechanics from Brown University, and B. S. in Civil Engineering from National Taiwan University
He has served as leaders and advisors in many civic and technical organizations such as
No Class on 10/24, 11/28