Human Resources for Energy Sector Leaders

Upcoming Dates: Available Soon
Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: $1,420
Location: UH Campus

Course Description

This multi-disciplinary seminar builds on frameworks from human resources and strategic management with an emphasis on how firms effectively manage people and organizations in the energy industry, and position themselves as leaders in today’s dynamic landscape.

Participants will gain a toolset of frameworks and pragmatic examples that will prepare them to (a) examine what can or should be done to make people both more productive and more satisfied with their working life, and (b) think and act strategically, and achieve competitive advantage.

Learning Goals

  • Learn how government regulations, staffing, compensation, training, and performance management differ in the energy industry from other industries.
  • Learn the current human resource management challenges in the energy sector.
  • Learn analytical and problem-solving frameworks for strategy formulation, including the analysis of the external environment, internal resources and capabilities, management preferences, and the organization.
  • Debate the relationship between the Energy Industry and its most important stakeholder - society.


Photo: Steve Werner

Steve Werner, Ph.D.
JPMorgan Chase Professor of International Business
Chair, Department of Management & Leadership