Senior Lecturer in the Brandeis International Business School


M.A., Tufts University

Field of Specialty

International Strategic Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Executive Coaching, and Leadership Traits

Contact Information

Sachar International Center 16

Detlev H Suderow

Detlev Suderow is the retired Senior Vice President of Human Resource and Organization Effectiveness for FLIR Systems, Inc. FLIR is an infrared technology company with global operations listed twice as one of Business Week's 100 fastest growing companies. Prior to joining FLIR Systems, Detlev Suderow served as Vice President of Human Resources for Inframetrics, a fast growth, start up technology company.

Detlev is also the Managing Partner in ROA Partners, a global executive coaching and consulting practice, and continues to consult with corporate executives.

His career in high technology includes his role as the Human Resource Manager for CLARiiON, a highly successful entrepreneurial business division of Data General Corporation, and a 13 year career at Digital Equipment Corporation as H.R. Manager, Organizational Development Manager, and Training and Development Manager.

In addition, he has provided consulting services and executive coaching to both small entrepreneurial companies and Fortune 100 companies with global operations. Prior to his career in the private sector, Detlev Suderow was a teacher, college coach, and practicing psychologist.

Detlev is also the career advisor for the undergraduate business program, counsels graduate students at the International Business School, and serves on numerous Brandeis University committees and boards.

Courses Taught

BUS 89a Work in the Global Business Environment: Internship and Seminar
BUS 120a Organizational Behavior in Business
BUS 226f Managing Global Human Capital