Niki Steckler, Ph.D.
Niki Steckler, Ph.D. is Associate Professor in the Division of Management in Oregon Health & Science University’s School of Medicine. She holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from Harvard University. Dr. Steckler’s expertise is in communication and collaboration across disciplines and organizational boundaries. She coaches academic leaders and health care professionals on increasing their leadership capacities and reaching their career goals. Within the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute she leads a mentoring skills program and teaches academic leadership courses in the Human Investigations Program. Dr. Steckler has won awards for her teaching excellence; she currently teaches graduate courses on becoming an effective manager, leadership assessment and development, influence and communication skills, and managing people in health care organizations.