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Ruth Wagner Executive in Residence Department of Public Administration and Policy

Contact
Send email to Ruth Wagner
(202) 885-2952
SPA - Public Admin and Policy
Spring Valley Building - 605C
Degrees
PhD Fielding Graduate University, Human & Organization Development

MS American University, Organization Development

BA University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Physics

Bio
Dr. Ruth Wagner is a graduate of the AU MSOD program and a very active OD scholar-practitioner. After an early career in software engineering, Ruth led a change management practice of 50 consultants in the role of Vice President for American Management Systems. Most recently, she has done significant work for clients across the Department of Defense. With two faculty teammates, Ruth led a transformation of the MSOD research methods curriculum from traditional statistics to a powerful, results-focused experiential course based on Action Research principles to ready students for the consulting projects in year 2 of the MSOD curriculum. Ruth teaches the Methods and Models of Change course in the MSOD Program and the Organization Diagnosis and Change course in the Key Executive MPA Program.
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Ruth Wagner Appointed Director of the MSOD Program

SPA is pleased to announce the appointment of Ruth Wagner as director of AU School of Public Affairs’ Master of Science in Organization Development (MSOD) Program.
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