Lewiston-Auburn College

Tara Coste

Associate Professor of Leadership and Organizational Studies
Tara Coste

Office

162G, USM LAC

Contact Information

Phone: 753-6596

Tara Coste
Michigan Technology University, Ph.D.

Dr. Tara Grey Coste teaches Organizational Theory, Research Methods, Deliberate Creativity and Innovation, and other courses in the leadership and organizational studies programs. She is a Colleague of the Creative Education Foundation, Leader at the Creative Problem Solving Institute, Visiting Scholar at Singapore Management University’s Wee Kim Wee Centre for Cultural Diversity in Business, Co-Founder of the International Forum of Creativity Organizations, and Past-President and Director of Communications of the American Creativity Association.

Research Interests

Coste's research and publications are in the areas of organizational innovation and communication. Applications of this work focus on refining the training processes that enhance team creativity and on helping professionals develop the knowledge and techniques they need to enhance their leadership abilities in multi-cultural, multi-national environments.