Full Name
David Niño
Job Title
Senior Lecturer and Senior Program Manager
Brief Biography
David Niño is a Senior Lecturer and Senior Program Manager in MIT’s Graduate Program in Engineering Leadership. He has served in this role since 2015, where he leads the development of leadership education for MIT graduate students in engineering and other disciplines. In addition to teaching academic classes, he has created several MIT online programs for professionals around the world, educating over 1,000 learners annually in four different languages.

Prior to joining MIT, David was a faculty member in the schools of engineering and business at Rice University in Houston, Texas. He consults with senior technology professionals and executives on topics related to developing leadership among engineers, researchers, and other technical experts. He has published on the topics of organizational culture, ethics, and the development of leadership skills. David holds a Ph.D. in Management from the University of Texas at Austin, where he earned his B.A., B.B.A., and M.A. degrees. He lives in Weston Massachusetts with this wife and three children.
David Niño