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Edward G. Wertheim

Wertheim, Edward G.
Associate Professor and Group Coordinator of Management and Organizational Development

Edward Wertheim
112 Hayden Hall
Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts  02115-5000



PhD in Organizational Behavior, Yeshiva University, New York
BS, Tufts University

Research and Teaching Interests

Professor Wertheim teaches organizational behavior, negotiation, and mediation. He is a professional mediator.

Awards and Honors

Northeastern University Teaching Excellence Award, Northeastern University. (2000).

Selected Publications

Wertheim, E. (2012). Kahneman's Contribution to our Language. New England Association for Conflict Resolution Journal, 20(1).

Wertheim, E. (2011). Making Oral Presentations (Chapter in Oral Skills, Reka Clausen, USC (editor) (pp. 8). University of Southern California, Custom Publisher.

Wertheim, E. (2011). Tragedy of the Commons: an Exercise using Clickers to Illustrate and Teach a Key Concept in Negotiations (March 2011 ed., vol. 11, pp. 8). Association for Business Simulation and Experiential Learning.

Wertheim, E. (2011). Can Conflict Resolution Models Save Business Schools. NEACR (New England Association for Conflict Resolution) Journal, 19(2), 3.

Wertheim, E. (2009). Mediation and the MBA Student. Conflict Resolution, 5(1).

Selected Presentations

Wertheim, E., Teaching 2.0, "Teaching with Clickers,” Educational Technology, Northeastern University. (November 18, 2010).

Wertheim, E. (Presenter & Author), National Meeting of the Society of Otorhinolarnygology and Head-Neck Nurses, "Negotiation and the Nursing Profession,” Society of Otorhinolarnygology and Head-Neck Nurses, Boston, MA. (September 26, 2010).

Wertheim, E., Organizational Behavior Conference, "Deceit, lying, bluffing in Negotiations: Teaching students how to deal with hardball tactics in Negotiation,” Organizational Behavior Teaching Society, Albuquerque, NM. (June 17, 2010).

Wertheim, E. (Presenter Only), National Association of Black Accountants, "Managing the Professional Services Firm,” Houston, TX. (June 15, 2010).

Wertheim, E. (Presenter & Author), Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference, "Teaching Negotiation in one class," OBTC, Charleston, SC. (June 16, 2009).

Industry and Academic Experience

Professor Wertheim served as an assistant professor at Boston University, a research associate at City College of New York, and a systems analyst at the Westinghouse Learning Corporation before joining the College of Business Administration faculty in 1977. He has taught widely in Europe and Asia.

Professional Services

Professor Wertheim is a member of the Academy of Management, New England Association for Conflict Resolution, and the North American Case Research Association. He serves on the Boards of three non-profits and is treasurer of the Brookline Chorus. He mediates in various courts in Massachusetts.

Mailing Address

Edward Wertheim
112 Hayden Hall
Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts  02115-5000