Use pain points to improve and innovate in your business using Dynamic Work Design as you follow your learning path through the following modules:
This MIT Sloan online program is delivered in collaboration with online education provider GetSmarter. Learn from industry thought leaders as you navigate the principles of Dynamic Work Design, visual management techniques, and structured problem solving with like-minded leaders from across the globe in this online program from MIT Sloan Executive Education.
The design of this online program is guided by MIT Sloan faculty and industry experts who will share their experience and in-depth subject knowledge with you throughout the course.
Associate Dean of Leadership and Special Projects
Nelson P. Repenning is the Associate Dean of Leadership and Special Projects, and the School of Management Distinguished Professor of System Dynamics and Organization Studies at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Nelson’s early work focused on understanding the inability of organizations to leverage well-established tools and practices. His research has been recognized with several awards, including best paper recognition from both the California Management Review and the Journal of Product Innovation Management.
Today, Nelson focuses on developing the theory and practice of Dynamic Work Design and Dynamic Management Systems, and is a partner at ShiftGear Work Design where he serves as its Chief Social Scientist.
Senior Lecturer in Operations Management
Donald Kieffer works globally with a focus on knowledge, creative, and executive work. He spent 15 years at Harley-Davidson where he led the Twin Cam 88 engine project and became Vice President of Manufacturing Excellence, responsible for both engine manufacturing and improvement across the company.
He was also Senior Vice President of Operations for a multinational corporation, responsible for 5,000 people globally in manufacturing, engineering, supply chain, quality, and logistics. Kieffer has been Managing Partner at his consulting company, ShiftGear Work Design, since 2007.
Senior Director of Operations and Development for the Genomics Platform at the Broad Institute in Boston, Massachusetts
TIM DE SMET
Director of Operations and Development at the Broad Institute in Boston, Massachusetts
DR TODD ASTOR
Medical Director, Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program