Associate Professor of Marketing Rakesh Niraj receives Fulbright Scholar Award to teach in Mauritius
Jennifer Johnson retires after decades of service to Weatherhead
Associate Professor of Design and Innovation Michael Goldberg awarded fourth Fulbright
Manage by design.
Great managers are also designers—of processes, projects, strategies and systems. Today’s innovation-driven market demands dynamic business leaders ready with new alternatives, game-changing ideas and fresh perspectives on emerging problems in the world. Weatherhead School of Management’s Department of Design & Innovation was created to promote and nurture bold and innovative scholarship that anticipates and leads burgeoning business practice.
Weatherhead was the first to develop a Department of Design & Innovation. Launched in 2013, the Department of Design & Innovation merged the faculty members formerly in the Marketing and Policy Studies and Information Systems Departments. The department focuses on two core priorities:
- Creating knowledge for generating novel and valuable products, services and systems.
- Developing organizational leaders and entrepreneurs who are skilled in designing innovative, value-creating relationships with customers, stakeholders and society.
Learn more about the philosophy behind design management as an important aspect of management education.