Taught by faculty who are leaders in the field of human systems, Saybrook University's Ph.D. Managing Organizational Systems program offers flexibility to design an individualized course of study within the following areas:

  • Systems design and transformation
  • Management
  • Leadership development
  • Organizational learning and development

The Ph.D. Managing Organizational Systems program is designed for advanced students who have a master’s degree and who want to develop further skills to contribute to innovative organizational and social systems change. Prepared for roles in business, education, public service, or social services, graduates of this program will develop the skills to manage organizations, work with complexity, and lead in a time of transition. Combining research and practice, graduates may choose to advance in their current positions, including management, consulting, human resources, or non-profit leadership.


Humane Education

Leadership of Sustainable Systems

Educational Leadership

Collaborative Strategic Management Specialization

More program information can be found in our academic catalog.

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