The Masters of I/O program is led by Dr. Elliot Lasson and Dr. Elissa Abod who, in addition to higher education, have decades of combined experience in consulting, corporate HR, government, and nonprofit sectors. They are dedicated to developing their students and providing the foundations in order to facilitate employment opportunities and career progression.
Program Mission Statement
Our I/O program is an applied one which combines foundational coursework with experiential opportunities such as projects and mentorship. Our goal is to prepare students for careers in either I/O consulting or Human Capital Management where they can add value to the talent functions of organizations.
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