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Melissa Sonberg

Professor of Practice, Organizational Behaviour
Melissa Sonberg
Contact Information
Email address: 
melissa.sonberg [at]
Alternate email address: 
linda.foster [at]

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1G5



  • Certified Corporate Director, Institute of Corporate Directors, Canada
  • Master's, Health Administration, University of Ottawa, Canada                                  
  • BSc, Psychology, McGill University, Canada
  • DIVERSITY 50 - Canadian Board Diversity Council, Canada
  • Senior Human Resources Professional, Human Resources Professional Association, Canada
Organizational Behaviour

Melissa Sonberg has enjoyed over three decades of international leadership success across a broad range of corporate, not-for-profit and academic environments. A seasoned C-suite executive, passionate about transformation and change management, Melissa’s focus is now on creating positive, and profitable, impact through Board appointments and select business advisory engagements, while engaging directly in the education of our next generation of leaders as Faculty Lecturer in the Organizational Behaviour Area.


OrgB 680 -Talent Management in a Global World

OrgB 420 - Managing Organizational Teams

BUSA 499 - Case Analysis and Presentation

OrgB 660 - Managing Analytics Teams

OrgB 661 - Ethical Leadership & Change Management

OrgB 685 - Cross Cultural Management

OrgB 525 - Compensation Management


Areas of expertise: 
  • HR & Communications
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Board Governance
CAS Professoriate
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