Jones S. Davis Distinguished Professor of Human Resource, Leadership, and Organization Development
Office: 298A Coates Hall
Dr. Ed Holton is the Jones S. Davis Distinguished Professor of Human Resource, Leadership, and Organization Development at Louisiana State University and Coordinator of the Human Resource & Leadership Development degree programs in SHREWD. He brings 30 years of experience in HRD/OD as a practitioner, professor, author, speaker and consultant. The author of 17 books that have been translated into 12 different languages, he has received numerous top awards in the profession for his research and practice and is a member of the International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame. He is widely acknowledged as a global expert on transfer of learning and is co-author of the renowned Learning Transfer System Inventory, the only validated instrument in the world to measure organizational factors that impact training transfer. After 15 years of research on the problem, he and his colleagues have developed a robust toolkit of learning transfer solutions. See his complete vita here.