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The University of New Hampshire Department of Nursing is pleased to offer the 2021-2022 Healthcare Innovation & Leadership Colloquium. This colloquium is a series of presentations that will feature key nursing and healthcare leaders. These healthcare leaders will be sharing their thoughts on health care today and the role nursing plays in the future transformation of healthcare.


February 16, 2022

6-7 PM ET

Virtual Event via Zoom (Email tanya.allain@unh.edu for link to join)

Humble Leadership: An Evening with Edgar Schein and Peter Schein

Edgar Schein, PhD is the Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of Management Emeritus at the MIT Sloan School of Management. During his career, he has investigated organizational culture, process consultation, research process, career dynamics, and organization learning and change, and made important contributions to each. Besides his numerous articles in professional journals, he has authored fourteen books. His books on organizational culture, especially Organizational Culture and Leadership, have essentially defined organizational culture for academics and managers. He has received many honors and awards for his writing, including the distinguished Scholar-Practitioner Award of the Academy of Management, 2009, the Lifetime Achievement Award in Workplace Learning and an Honorary Doctorate from the IEDC Bled School of Management in Slovenia. Ed was educated at University of Chicago, Stanford, and Harvard (PhD 1952).

Peter Schein, MBA is the cofounder of the Organizational Culture and Leadership Institute (OCLI.org), which is dedicated to advancing organizational development and design through a deeper understanding of organizational culture and leadership theory. Schein’s expertise draws on over thirty years of industry experience in marketing and corporate development at technology pioneers including Pacific Bell, Apple, Silicon Graphics, Inc., Packeteer (BlueCoat) and Sun Microsystems. Inc., with a focus on the underlying organizational culture challenges that growth engenders in innovation-driven enterprises. He is co-author of four books with Ed Schein including their most recent release, Humble Inquiry 2nd Edition (2021). Peter was educated at Stanford and Northwestern (MBA, 1991).

SPECIAL FORMAT! Please read Humble Leadership (available electronically to the UNH community through the library) and submit your case examples/questions to Morgan at morgan.coughenour@unh.edu before the session.

Click here to download the full colloquium calendar (PDF).