Faculty: Jeremy Welland

Jeremy Welland
Jeremy Welland, PhD
Title(s):
Adjunct Professor
School(s):
Business
Campus(es):
San Francisco
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Jeremy Welland, PhD is Director of People Analytics at Pandora Media, Inc. He earned his masters and doctoral degrees from the top-ranked social psychology graduate program at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he specialized in behavioral economics and statistics. He holds a bachelor of science degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Prior to Pandora, Dr. Welland served as Director of Analytics for Pacific Gas & Electric and as a director at the world's largest human resources and management consulting firm, Towers Watson, where his focus was in global employee research projects.

Dr. Welland and his family live in San Francisco's Russian Hill neighborhood. In his spare time, he serves as the Board President of the downtown YMCA.

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Marketing Insight
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Employee Engagement

EDUCATION

  • PhD (Social Psychology), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • MA (Psychology), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • BS (Psychology), University of Wisconsin, Madison

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2012 - Present: Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University
  • 2015 - Present: Director of People Analytics, Pandora
  • Senior Manager, Strategy and Performance Improvement, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Senior Manager, Human Resources Strategy, Office of the Senior Vice President of Human Resources - Chief of Staff, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Principal Regulatory Analyst, Customer Energy Solutions, Pacific Gas and Electric
  • Director, Employee Engagement, Towers Watson
  • Corporate Human Resources Facilitator, Radrick Challenge Program