Chris Collins is the Associate Dean for Leadership Development at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. In this role, he has responsibility for leadership development activities for full-time MBA students, including the Leadership Effectiveness and Development (LEAD) class. Collins also heads leadership development initiatives at the University of Chicago Law School and College.

Collins earned a B.S. in mathematics from Miami University. He studied developmental psychology in the Department of Comparative Human Development at the University of Chicago where he earned a PhD. He specializes in understanding how people can play a pivotal role in managing their own development and in how leaders can effectively develop others.

Collins has worked with leaders and organizations across a range of industries to clarify developmental needs and priorities for improving personal and team performance.

Academic Areas

  • Strategy and Leadership

2022 - 2023 Course Schedule

Number Title Quarter
31404 Leadership Lab 2022 (Autumn)
31404 Leadership Lab 2023 (Spring)
31402 Leadership Practicum 2023 (Winter)

2022 Executive Education Schedule

  Program Title  
  The Advanced Management Program Learn More