Ellen Van Oosten
Ellen B. Van Oosten, PhD is Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior and Faculty Director of Executive Education at the Weatherhead School of Management. Dr. Van Oosten is also Director of the Coaching Research Lab. Her research interests include coaching, leadership development, emotional intelligence, and positive relationships at work. She has published scholarly and practitioner articles which cover topics such as coaching for change, leadership vision and leadership development in organizations. Dr. Van Oosten teaches at the Schools of Management, Engineering and Law at CWRU and regularly delivers workshops for managers and executives. She also directs and teaches the Weatherhead Coach Certificate Program.
Dr. Van Oosten joined the Weatherhead School of Management in 1995 and held numerous staff positions in Executive Education including Assistant Dean for Executive Education, Managing Director of Custom Programs and Senior Director of Business Development before completing her PhD and joining the faculty in 2013. She has a MBA from the Weatherhead School and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Dayton.