Teamwork & Collaboration

3 Weeks 4-6 Hours per week recommended

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What you’ll learn

  • How to understand the complexities of group dynamics and interactions
  • How to motivate by improving group climate
  • How to develop skills in leadership, problem-solving, conflict management, and other critical group dynamics
  • How to assess team effectiveness and success

Meet your instructor

David Neumann

Professor, School of Communication at Rochester Institute of Technology
David Neumann is a Professor in the School of Communication at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) where he teaches a variety of communication courses including Persuasion, Small Group Communication, Research Methods, and Communication Theory. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the RIT Eisenhart Outstanding Teacher Award and the RIT Eisenhart Provost's Award for Excellence in Teaching. His current focus as a teacher and researcher is on increasing collaboration and cohesion in various work groups. When not on campus you might find him taking in some local music or out playing disc golf.


3 Weeks

Experience Level


Learning Partner

Rochester Institute of Technology

Program Type

Professional Certificate