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Leadership for STEM Professionals

A new hybrid certificate program
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Scientists, engineers and technology leaders need an advanced understanding of how to align their technical skills with business acumen to be successful. Stony Brook University’s  Leadership Certificate is designed to help STEM professionals develop the skills necessary to manage a team, oversee complex projects and accelerate their leadership potential.  

This immersive, seven-month program includes a combination of  in-person and virtual sessions. Students will explore real-world topics through diverse perspectives and will learn proven methods that will enable them to think strategically, work collaboratively and drive results.

By the end of the program, students will develop their personal leadership style that reflects their unique skills. 

The Program Experience

Experts in leadership program development and delivery bring their prowess to teaching the following subject areas:

  • Developing personal leadership strengths
  • Business ethics and political savvy
  • Conflict management and negotiation
  • Leadership through decision-making
  • Managing high-performing teams
  • Creating and managing change
  • Building and aligning functions and relationships across the organization
  • Applying strategic thinking principles
  • Design thinking to enhance performance and productivity
  • Data analytics
  • Project management
  • Diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Futuristic thinking
  • Financial management


Who Should Attend

This program is best suited to leaders with at least 5 years of industry experience.


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Our experts can develop a customized program to help achieve your organization's objectives.

Call 631.216.7517 or email to get started.