teri engelke

Assistant Dean for Human Resources

School of Education

Teri Engelke serves as the Assistant Dean for Human Resources for the School of Education at UW-Madison. She is completing her Ph.D. in Organizational Performance, Learning, and Change; she has 20 years of experience in higher education, training, development, staffing and recruitment, having worked at a number of colleges and university across the United States. In her off time, she enjoys going to various Badger sporting events (football, volleyball & hockey), the farmer’s market, hiking with her pups, and attending concerts!


  • Surviving & Thriving through Organizational Change
  • JK Rowling was nearly destitute before she wrote Harry Potter. Oprah Winfrey and Walt Disney were fired from their media positions before experiencing success that has touched all of us. What about us ordinary mortals? In this interactive session, we’ll explore the concept of failure and what failure has to teach us. How do we transcend traditional responses to failure, and learn instead to embrace our darkest moments to become a stronger version of who we’re capable of being?

  • MBTI (Myers Briggs Type Indicator)- Developing Self & Your Team
  • On-boarding New Employees