Cornell University

Research on Leadership Development Topics

The Cornell University ILR School's work with the top leadership of unions has resulted in an impressive body of experience and up-to-date/current data concerning how leaders identify, recruit, develop and deploy.

Recent research initiatives include:

  • Ongoing project to determine the long-term impact of the Union Leadership Institute (ULI). 
  • Research by academic faculty on the experiences and successful strategies of senior leadership in international unions.
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