Organizational Leadership in the Biosciences

Students will develop vital skills in the areas of self-awareness, leadership, organization systems, team dynamics, managing change, conflict resolution, facilitation, effective communications (inquiring, listening, revealing), decision making, and DEI (diversity, equity & inclusion)  

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Term 1Hours
BIOM 549G Scientific Communication 2
BIOM 550G Research Survey Seminar 0
BIOM 553G Basic Concepts Biomedical Model 2
BIOM 562G Homeostasis and Organ Systems I 5
BIOM 559G Biostatistics 2
Term 2
BIOM 550G Research Survey Seminar 0
BIOM 558G Biochemistry, Cell, & Molecular Biology 5
BIOM 554G Neuroscience 3
BIOM 618G Epidemiology 1
Term 3
BIOM 563G Homeostasis and Organ Systems II 5
Micro Anatomy and Embryology
or HNRS Micro Anatomy and Embryology
 Total Hours29
Plan of Study Grid
Second Year
Term 1Hours
ODL 505G Team Dynamics (Virtual) 3
ODL 516G Virtual 3
Term 2
ODL 501G Foundations and Systems of Organizational Development 3
ODL 506G Social Factors and Cultural Diversity 3
Term 3
ODL 526G Man Self and Emotional Systems in the Workplace 3
ODL 527G Managing Strategic Change: Dialog and Intervention 3
Term 4
ODL 508G Leadership for Practitioners 3
ODL 520G Appreciative Inquiry 3
 Total Hours24
ODL 501GFoundations and Systems of Organizational Development3
ODL 505GTeam Dynamics 13
or ODL 517G Communication Skills for Leaders
ODL 506GSocial Factors and Cultural Diversity3
ODL 508GLeadership for Practitioners3
ODL 526GMan Self and Emotional Systems in the Workplace3
ODL 527GManaging Strategic Change: Dialog and Intervention3
Select two of the following:6
ODL 520GAppreciative Inquiry3
ODL 517GCommunication Skills for Leaders3
ODL 516G3
ODL 530GSpecial Topics3