Ellen Ensher
Ellen A. Ensher, Ph.D. is a Professor of Management at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California, USA. Dr. Ensher has an established expertise in mentoring programs and career advice, and is a frequent key note speaker and workshop leader for conferences and public and private organizations around the world.


Dr. Ensher earned her masters in Public Administration at the University of Southern California in 1990 and completed her doctorate in Organizational Psychology at Claremont Graduate University in 1997. Dr. Ensher currently teaches human resource management and related courses at Loyola Marymount University. She has been consistently evaluated by her students as being in the top 5% of business professors at LMU for the past 13 years.

Consulting and Media Experience

Over the past 20 years, Dr. Ensher has consulted for a number of organizations both domestically and abroad. Professor Ensher's recent U.S. featured speaker engagements include: Direct TV, Kraft Foods, Psomas, the Sisters of the Holy Cross, the U.S Navy, and the World President's Organization. Internationally, Dr. Ensher conducted Power Mentoring workshops in Johannesburg and Capetown in South Africa in July, 2006 for Knowledge Resources and she taught a course in international human resource management in Rome, Italy in 2007. Dr. Ensher taught International Human Resource Management at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland in the summer of 2010. Ellen has been quoted on the topic of mentoring, career advice, and human resources in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and the Associated Press. She has appeared as a guest on several radio and TV shows in Chicago, New York, and San Diego.

Download Dr. Ensher's 2013 Curriculum Vita