Minu Ipe

Fulton Center, #2320
300 E. University Drive
Clinical Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
7005
Senior Sustainability Scholar
Administrative
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
7005
Advisor to the President
Administrative
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
7005
Clinical Professor and Advisor to the President
Administrative
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
7005

Biography

Dr. Minu Ipe is the Knowledge Enterprise Architect and Senior Fellow for Leadership and Institutional Design at Arizona State University. In these roles, Minu serves as an advisor to the President, working on multiple efforts that advance the design and culture of ASU.  The core purpose of her current role is to develop an enterprise that is capable of continuous adaptation, and is agile and sustainable as it designs itself well into the future.

Minu leads multiple initiatives that build leadership, design, and innovation capabilities at ASU. She leads design processes for academic and non-academic units that are reimagining themselves and engages faculty, staff and students in a variety of efforts to strengthen a culture of innovation. Since 2012, she has designed and led multiple leadership development initiatives to identify and support high potential talent across the institution.  She is also leading efforts to establish a University Design Institute at ASU with a goal of transforming higher education outcomes globally.

Minu’s academic work and consulting efforts includes intra- and inter-agency collaborations, interdisciplinary collaborations within organizations, organizational design, leadership development, and international business. For seven years, she was the Director of the Working Professionals MBA programs at the W. P. Carey School of Business, responsible for on-campus, fully online and hybrid delivery models with over 750 students. As a Clinical Professor in the department of Management and Entrepreneurship, Minu continues to engage with students in the MBA programs. In 2016, she was the recipient of the Outstanding MBA and Master’s teaching award. Minu has also been a visiting faculty at a business school in India.

In addition to her work at ASU, Minu has over 15 years of experience designing and delivering leadership and business education programs for private, public and not-for-profit organizations. She has led programs for senior, mid-career, and young leaders across multiple local and global organizations.

Prior to joining academia, Minu held roles in SAP consulting and Human Resource Development.

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • M.A. Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India
  • B.A. Bangalore University, India

Publications

  • Liu, Y and Ipe, M. (2010). How do they become nodes: Revisiting team member network centrality. Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied, 144(3), 243-258.
  • Liu, Y and Ipe, M. (2010). Organizational and leader-member forms of support on expatriate commitment.International Journal of Human Resource Management, 21(7), 1035-1048.
  • Ipe, M., Raghu, T. S., & Vinze, A. (2010). Information intermediaries for emergency preparedness and response: A case study from public health. Information Systems Frontier, 12(1), 67-7
  • Applegate, L., Ipe, M., Raghu, S., and Vinze, A. (2006). Arizona Department of Public Health: The Challenges of Preparing for a Public Health Emergency. Harvard Business School Case 807-016.

Research Activity

Courses

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
LIA 194Special Topics
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 545Becoming Leaders Who Matter
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 545Becoming Leaders Who Matter
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 545Becoming Leaders Who Matter
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 545Becoming Leaders Who Matter
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 545Becoming Leaders Who Matter
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 594Conference and Workshop

Honors/Awards

  • Recipient of the Outstanding MBA and Masters Teaching Award, 2016
  • Nominated for the Outstanding MBA and Master Teacher Award: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2014, 2015
  • Nominee  Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerces ATHENA award, 2014
  • Nominee  ASU Faculty Womens Association, outstanding faculty mentor award, 2011
  • Dissertation awarded second place  Outstanding Dissertation Award, University Council for Workforce and Human Resource Education