Managing Director for Measurement
The Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University, United States
Ryan is the Managing Director for Measurement at the Doerr Institute for New Leaders. The Institute is committed to ensuring that the services it provides to students are of the highest quality and achieve the greatest impact on the development of Rice students as leaders, and Ryan oversees all measurement initiatives to this end.
Prior to coming to the Doerr Institute, Ryan was the L. J. Semrod Presidential Professor of Psychology at The University of Oklahoma, where he taught and conducted research as a social psychologist for over 16 years. He has published dozens of empirical studies on human thought and behavior, from the impact of stereotypes on human cognition, to the psychology of forgiveness, to the socio-cultural dynamics of honor.
Ryan graduated cum laude from Rice University with a B.A. in psychology and received his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.
Thursday, October 24
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM