Pairing business, technology and creativity, our students come to the heart of Silicon Valley to deepen and grow their passions. The result? A skilled and dynamic community with a social life that is surprisingly robust.
Immersive, collaborative and designed to unlock your creativity—for over 130 years USV has been helping people turn their passion into their professions. Today, it’s your turn. Explore our program offerings to help you develop the skills you need for the job you’ll love.
Ph.D. in Organization and Management
MBA with an emphasis in Technology Management
B.S. in Molecular Biology with Minor in Economics
UC San Diego
Apple, Chiron, Dell, Siemens, Chevron, Pfizer, Lucasfilm LTD (the parent company of Industrial Light & Magic and LucasArts)
Dr. Seth J. Gillespie is a popular educator, speaker, lecturer and subject matter expert in a variety of fields including business, management and information technology, as well as project, program and portfolio management, possessing over 20 years of real-world experience in these areas. In addition to speaking engagements, he has participated as a noted exam writer for numerous CompTIA (Computing Technology Industry Association) and PMI (Project Management Institute) certifications. In his free time, Gillespie enjoys traveling and assisting in social justice causes benefiting under-served groups worldwide. Dr. Gillespie, currently based out of Silicon Valley, located here in the San Francisco Bay Area, originally grew up in San Diego, CA.