Penn State College of Engineering
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Academic Areas

Engineering Leadership and Innovation Management

Increasingly, successful engineers are expected to be well versed not only in technical engineering skills but also in so-called soft skills such as communication, ethics, entrepreneurial thinking, and professionalism.

These areas of leadership and innovation set engineers apart and prepare them to be future global business leaders by providing training and experience in:

  • Identifying new business opportunities
  • Effective project management
  • Promoting internal innovation

Already a recognized leader in engineering leadership development, Penn State’s College of Engineering has the resources to provide the advanced education to prepare engineers to be the type of leaders who are most sought after by corporations world wide.

Contact Information:

Engineering Leadership and Innovation Management

Dr. Dena Lang

Associate Director of Engineering Leadership Research

213G Hammond Building

University Park, PA 16802


Degrees offered:

Master of Engineering in Engineering Leadership and Innovation Management (M.Eng.)

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