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Elizabeth Weldon, Ph.D.

Professor of Management
Leader Capabilities Consulting
Boulder, Colorado


Elizabeth "Ellie" Weldon is an expert in leadership and management development with 20 years of experience teaching in MBA, EMBA, Executive Education and customized leadership development programs in Europe, North America and Asia.  She has worked with Morgan Stanley, Novartis, Medtronic, AstraZeneca, Pepsi-Co International, and China Development Bank, among others. 

In addition to her consulting work, Dr. Weldon has served on faculties at business schools around the world.  Most recently, she was Professor and Academic Director of Custom Executive Education Programs at the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai, China. Before joining CEIBS, Dr. Weldon served as Visiting Fellow at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), a top-ranked global provider of leadership development experiences.  She has also served on the faculties at IMD International in Lausanne, Switzerland, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. She also served as an invited professor in the Global EMBA program in the Fuqua School at Duke University and the Executive MBA program at Beijing University.  

Dr. Weldon conducts research on effective leadership and publishes articles on the topic.  Professor Weldon has received awards for her research from the Organization Behavior Division of the Academy of Management, the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, and the Emerald Publishing Group.  She has also won several teaching awards.