2011 News Articles
Late applications will be considered for doctoral program in ethical leadership

Late applications will be considered for doctoral program in ethical leadership
February 1, 2011

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094

Lisle, Illinois ~ Late applications for Benedictine University's new doctoral program in Values-Driven Leadership will be considered, jim_ludema-2according to Jim Ludema, Ph.D., professor of Organization Development and director of the Center for Values-Driven Leadership.

Although the deadline for application was January 31, a few spaces remain. Highly-qualified and motivated candidates will be considered until the inaugural class is filled.

The program, which is modeled after Benedictine's award-winning Ph.D. Program in Organization Development and focuses on executive leadership development, leading high-performing organizations, sustainable business and leading in today's global political economy.

The program is scheduled to launch in April 2011.

Current applicants include CEOs, senior vice presidents and other senior leaders from top global companies, decorated military officers, leaders in new media and fast-rising stars at award-winning enterprises.

For more information about the Ph.D./D.B.A. in Values-Driven Leadership, go to http://www.cvdl.org/doctorate, contact the Center for Values-Driven Leadership at(630) 829-2178 or e-mail info@cvdl.org.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 53 undergraduate majors, 13 graduate and four doctorate programs. Benedictine University is ranked as a Top School in the Midwest (11th in Illinois) for Master's Universities, 12th in the Midwest (and sixth in Illinois) for Racial Diversity, and eighth in Illinois for Freshmen Retention for 2011 by U.S. News & World Report.