Center for Leadership, Innovation and Change

The Center for Leadership, Innovation and Change (CLIC) is focused on the science and practice of developing leaders who can inspire valuable innovation and foster well-reasoned organizational change. The center is well-situated to forge new approaches to leadership and leadership development with its globally recognized faculty researchers and professors.

Through its exceptional research capabilities and related programs that advance leadership development and the practice of leadership, the center serves a broad audience of executives, managers, scholars, instructors, students, and alumni while also seeking their input.

Through its various initiatives, CLIC seeks to:

  • Showcase emerging new findings and point to the practical implications of vanguard research by center fellows and others associated with the Smith School, including our PhD alums.
  • Partner with organizations in support of critical research on leadership and leadership development issues.
  • Create opportunities for learning and collaboration with outstanding leaders and related practitioners.
  • Foster involvement of alums, students, and friends of the Center in dialogue about leadership development opportunities and lifelong learning.

CLIC Insights & Research

Can AI Help Create More Equitable Workplaces?

New research may offer a way

Read the article : Can AI Help Create More Equitable Workplaces?
Four Things We Miss When Working Remotely

And how to replicate them in an all-remote team

Read the article : Four Things We Miss When Working Remotely
Asking This in an Interview Could Cost You the Job

Want to ask about compensation in the interview? Research shows it could cost you

Read the article : Asking This in an Interview Could Cost You the Job
People can adapt to a ‘new normal’ quickly, it turns out

Research shows how we adjusted as the pandemic upended everything

Read the article : People can adapt to a ‘new normal’ quickly, it turns out
How To Manage Your Post-Covid Office Reentry

Expect some turbulence and follow this advice

Read the article : How To Manage Your Post-Covid Office Reentry
Leadership in a WFH Era

How Organizations Can Keep Teams Engaged, Connected

Read the article : Leadership in a WFH Era

 

Contact Us

Kathyrn Bartol
Director
Center for Leadership, Innovation and Change
Robert H. Smith School of Business
University of Maryland at College Park
Email: kbartol@umd.edu

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