The New Directions in Leadership Research Conference (NDLR) is convened by Duke University, Eramsus University, INSEAD, and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
- To convene leading and emerging researchers doing work that is relevant to the study of leadership and ethics, and specifically including individuals whose research goes beyond traditional leadership research.
- To create an intimate and highly interactive atmosphere that allows participants to optimally benefit from this diversity of perspectives.
- To provide a setting for knowledge exchange and discussion of diverse and stimulating perspectives that will ultimately advance the leadership field.
- Presenters are selected by invitation only
- Individual Paper presentations with extended time for Q&A
- 2012 – University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management)
- 2013 – INSEAD
- 2014 – Erasmus University (Erasmus Centre for Leadership Studies)
- 2015 – Duke University (Center on Leadership and Ethics)
- June 16- 17, 2016 – University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Center for Leadership and Change Management)
Building on its mission, in May 2008 Duke University’s Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership & Ethics (COLE) pioneered the New Directions in Leadership Research Conference (NDLR). The 2008 and 2009 academic conference presented interesting, novel, and generative research on leadership and fostered knowledge exchange among leading scholars.
Information about previous conferences can be found at the NDLR website.