Mission, Vision, Values | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Mission, Vision, Values

Who We Are

We aim to relentlessly carry out our mission by working toward our vision in a culture defined by our values.

MISSION: The Weatherhead School of Management has an enduring impact on business and society through cutting edge research and innovative teaching that prepares professionals for the marketplace of the future.

VISION: The Weatherhead School of Management is a leader in data driven, experiential, and market-based management education and research. We leverage our strengths from Appreciative Inquiry to Artificial Intelligence (AI to AI), empowering our graduates to solve complex problems and lead thriving organizations that do well by doing good.

VALUES: The Weatherhead School of Management proudly embraces our student-centered culture of excellence that promotes collaboration, inclusion, and diversity in all that we do.

Graphic showing Our Values
  • Student-Centered – We believe in our students and alumni being our true north, and promote their development, growth and well-being.
  • Excellence with Integrity – We act ethically and transparently with all our internal and external stakeholders to promote and reward a culture of inquiry and discovery that is driven by evidence-based innovation in our research, in our classroom experience and in our community endeavors.
  • Collaboration in Action – We act collegially within our WSOM community, the university and with external partners to develop enduring and transformational knowledge across disciplines.
  • Diversity with Inclusion – We value diversity of ideas, culture and people to foster an inclusive, respectful and supportive community of lifelong learners.
Cover of the 2020 Strategic Plan