Bruce DeRuntz | Director, Leadership Development Program | SIU

Southern Illinois University



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College of Science

Bruce DeRuntz

Director, Leadership Development Program

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Bruce DeRuntz, is a Professor in the College of Engineering and Director of SIUC’s award winning Engineering Leadership Development Program. The program has the distinction of having a 96 percent pre-graduation career placement.  He brings 10 years of industrial and 20 years of teaching experience to his classes on project management and leadership in the CoE, and advanced leadership in the MBA program. He consults with universities and companies on their leadership development of human resources for six sigma and project management teams. He is the former Editor of the ASQ’s Quality Management Forum and a Fellow with the American Society for Quality.