Nancy J. Adler, MBA 1974, PhD 1980
Artist who Advances Global Leadership Theory & Practice
Adler, the S. Bronfman Chair in Management at McGill University in Montreal, gained worldwide acclaim for her research, teaching, and consulting on global leadership. She has authored 125 articles, published 10 books and edited volumes, produced several films, and worked with executives in more than 50 countries. Adler is also an artist. Her latest exhibition, "Reality in Translation: Going Beyond the Dehydrated Language of Management" and her new Leadership Insight book bring paintings together with leaders' wisdom from around the world. Adler was inducted into the Royal Society of Canada, selected as a Fellow of the Academies of Management and of International Business, honored as one of Canada's top university teachers, and invited as an artist in residence at the prestigious Banff Centre.