Katherine Sanders, PhD

Katherine Sanders works with leaders interested in improving employee and organizational health. She consults and teaches classes on systems thinking, change-readiness, and how to design work to promote health, innovation, and sustainable productivity. Sanders earned her BS, MS, and PhD in Industrial & Systems Engineering from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Her specialty is human factors engineering and her research centered on occupational stress. Sanders founded and led a campus-wide faculty development center based on her dissertation. Some favorite projects include designing and teaching the physician leadership program for the Wisconsin Medical Society and talking about healthy work with emergency physicians at meetings of the American College of Emergency Physicians.
Last Updated: 05-04-2023