About Weatherhead


Developing transformational ideas and outstanding leaders for the advancement of business and society.

We Educate Leaders Who…

…innovate using design practices. Faculty, students and alumni contribute to our innovative endeavors through:

…create sustainable value through intrapreneurship, entrepreneurship, and social entrepreneurship. We bring this to our community through:

…are good global citizens. The global mindset of our community is reflected in:



Weatherhead is respected, locally and globally, for research of enduring consequence. We are recognized for attracting and educating managers to design novel solutions to the most complex issues facing business and society. Our learning environment is a hub of creative thinking, innovative teaching and trans-disciplinary research, filled with excitement and a strong sense of community.

Strategic Goals


Robert Widing, PhD

Albert J. Weatherhead III Professor of Management
Professor, Design & Innovation

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