LDR 3733 Leadership in a Diverse World

Investigation of the cross-cultural understanding required by leaders in diverse environments with multi-cultural workforces in multinational and U.S. organizations. Specific issues addressed include cultural context for international management, approaches for learning and adapting to a different culture, leadership and motivation across cultures, international teams and group dynamics, cross-cultural negotiation and conflict resolution skills; intercultural communication, and ethics in international organizations. Readings, projects and class exercises examine leadership in diverse settings.