International Petroleum Management Certificate Program



For over twenty years, participants have consistently called this “The BEST Management Program in the Petroleum Industry Today!” The four-week program provides learning in four key areas and includes compelling lectures by a strong and diverse faculty, as well as team participation in IHRDC’s unique and challenging oil and gas “business games.” Over 1500 managers have taken this program, including individuals who now hold very senior positions in the oil and gas industry.


For detailed information on each unit of this program, please access the Unit tabs above.


This program is intended for managers in the many functional areas of the international petroleum and natural gas industry, including the areas of exploration, production, refinery and petrochemical operations, marketing, law, human resources, accounting, and finance.


  • David A. T. Donohue, PhD, JD
  • Erhan Aslan, PhD
  • Charles Brankman, PhD
  • Y. Serdar Dogulu, PhD
  • Bradford R. Donohue, MBA, CFA
  • Marshall E. Frank, MS
  • John B. (Jack) King, MBA
  • Shashi Kumar, PhD
  • Michael Lynch, MS
  • Skip Maryan, JD
  • Robert H. Meyer, MA
  • Kris Ramanadhan, PhD
  • Robert F. Ryan, MS
  • Jack A. Slotnick, CPEA
  • Robert W. Taylor, MS
  • Laura Varela, MS Eng
  • Phil Snaith, MBA