Dr. Peter G. Northouse, professor emeritus in the School of Communication at Western Michigan University, will deliver the 2015 Boyd-Lubker Visiting Scholar Lecture on Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m. Central time in Gary Ransdell Auditorium on WKU’s Bowling Green campus.
Northouse is author of the book, Leadership: Theory and Practice, now it its sixth edition and considered a foundational textbook in the field. The book is a centerpiece of WKU’s Doctorate in Educational Leadership program and provides a historic overview of leadership theory and research.
Dr. Northouse will speak on “Leadership in the 21st Century: Theories and Trends.” The lecture is free and open to the public. Doctoral students and practicing and aspiring leaders in schools, post-secondary institutions, and other organizations are encouraged to attend.