Paul Leonardi

Paul LeonardiUC Santa Barbara Reece Duca Professor of Technology Management (UCSB TM)

Phone: (805) 893-5414






Paul Leonardi received his PhD from Stanford University in Management Science and Engineering. Leonardi’s teaching and research focus on issues pertaining to the design and implementation of new technologies, global product development and the management of engineering work. His work on these topics cuts across the fields of Organization Studies, Communication Studies and Technology Studies. Leonardi currently teaches at the University of California, Santa Barbara in Technology Management at the College of Engineering and directs the Master of Technology Management program. Among his awards are the 2007 Allen and Johnnie Breed Junior Chair of Design (McCormick School of Engineering, Northwestern University) and the 2008 Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award (National Communication Association).