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Leadership & Collaboration  

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Leadership and collaboration skills are essential in all work environments. Learn to effectively manage cross-disciplinary teams focused on finding innovative solutions, while building lasting qualities of an effective leader. 


  1. Articulate what effective self-management and management of others looks like. 
  2. Build inclusive project management skills by working with diverse teams.
  3. Cultivate strategies for self-care, financial wellness, and balance.
  4. Practice professional ethics and academic integrity. 
  5. Create an environment for yourself that generates interdisciplinary learning, innovation, and problem solving. 

Suggested Framework



Portfolio Piece

  • Prepare a business or collaborative research proposal 
  • Create an e-portfolio or professional website
  • Update your CV to reflect your professional activities and experiences

One and done alternatives (complete one of the programs below for credit for this pillar)