The Catholic University of America

Jeffrey Weiner, M.B.A., P.M.P.

Adjunct Professor

Jeffrey Weiner has over 30 years of experience delivering leadership in procurement, project management and portfolio governance. His work history includes experiences in both the private and government sectors. Work experience includes over 22 years at the National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), overseeing research and development contracts, IT projects and managing administrative activities. Professional experiences include roles as a Contracting Officer, Program Analyst, Chief of Staff, Chief Information Officer, and Deputy Executive Officer. Practical experiences include working as a project manager, building one of the government’s first, award winning, e-commerce programs, serving as an advisor and overseeing portfolios of enterprise-wide IT investments, and working as a senior manager coordinating program and project management development teams.

Career highlights include work in start-up organizations in the airlines, cellular telephone and e-commerce industries as well as successfully applying change management to improve a variety of government information technology groups. His combination of hands on and managerial capabilities enables him to teach project management from both the operational or tactical perspective, and the organizational objective or strategic perspectives.

His academic background includes an M.B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. Other credentials include acquiring a DHHS level II procurement certification in 1995, a Project Management Professional (PMP) in 2006, and more recently, completing two government senior executive leadership training programs.