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Servant Leadership In Higher Education, Alicia Domack 2019 Milwaukee School of Engineering

Servant Leadership In Higher Education, Alicia Domack

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

The purpose of this presentation is to orient the audience to the tenets of servant leadership and provide examples of how servant leadership can be applied in higher education.


Administrative Chairs And Decision Making, Dean J. Laury Ed.D 2019 Rochester Institute of Technology

Administrative Chairs And Decision Making, Dean J. Laury Ed.D

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Presenter and participants will discuss decision-making strategies and best practices via case studies available to chairs (new or veterans) to support the decision making process within department operations.


Meeting In The Middle: Strategies For Successful Union-Administration Collaboration, Kristi Haik, Mary Elizabeth Zimmer 2019 Ferris State University

Meeting In The Middle: Strategies For Successful Union-Administration Collaboration, Kristi Haik, Mary Elizabeth Zimmer

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Presenters and participants will discuss best practices and develop strategies to create a collaborative working environment within a higher education-union culture.


Leadership Lessons From Six Seasons Of "Community", Kim Nehls 2019 UNLV

Leadership Lessons From Six Seasons Of "Community", Kim Nehls

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

During five seasons of the NBC sit-com Community (2009-2015) and an additional season on Yahoo (2016), Americans discovered the academics and antics of Greendale Community College. The TV show centered around seven diverse students who formed a study group in the pilot episode and eventually morphed into a tight-knit family that worked and played together beyond graduation. Five student development theories are relevant to Community. Come to this session to see how lessons will be applied to examples from the show.


Executive Presence, Trey Guinn 2019 University of the Incarnate Word

Executive Presence, Trey Guinn

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Strengthening executive presence and communication skills enhances effectiveness as chairperson and beyond. To inspire change and achieve results, chairpersons must create and deliver persuasive messages with impact. Following an interactive workshop loaded with laughter, group activity, role-play, and various simulations, participants will leave with fresh perspective on how to be a more clear, concise, compelling, and confident communicator capable of exuding greater executive presence.


A Guide For Chairs: To Encourage Undergraduate Research In Art As Standard Practice In The Classroom., Vaughan Judge Professor 2019 Montana State University-Bozeman

A Guide For Chairs: To Encourage Undergraduate Research In Art As Standard Practice In The Classroom., Vaughan Judge Professor

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

This presentation is based upon my coming book publication which I am the principle writer and coauthor with Dr. Jenny Olin Shanahan & Dr. Gregory Young. This talk starts with an overview of undergraduate research, supplies tools for scaffolding research skills, and examples of undergraduate research activities and case studies on projects in the various areas of art study. For Heads of Dept and Directors of research based education


Open Educational Resources: The What, How, Why, And Who, Kris Helge 2019 Texas Woman's University

Open Educational Resources: The What, How, Why, And Who, Kris Helge

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Open educational resources are free, digitally available, valid and reliable textbooks, videos, syllabi, and other educational resources utilized to save students money. This session describes what open educational resources are, where to locate them, why to use them, and it reinforces their validity and reliability of use.


Evaluating The Quality Of Online Courses: Challenges And Strategies For Success, Stephanie Boss Dr., Dana Hilbert Dr., Mary Dzindolet Dr., Jennifer Dennis Dr. 2019 Cameron University

Evaluating The Quality Of Online Courses: Challenges And Strategies For Success, Stephanie Boss Dr., Dana Hilbert Dr., Mary Dzindolet Dr., Jennifer Dennis Dr.

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

The department chairs of Education, Sports & Exercise Science, and Psychology and their dean, share their process for evaluating the quality of online courses with faculty in existing and newly developed courses. Training, internal and external reviews, and implementation strategies will be discussed in this session.


Data-Informed Program Planning For Academic Chairs And Directors, Laurie Henry, Richard Wilkens 2019 Salisbury University

Data-Informed Program Planning For Academic Chairs And Directors, Laurie Henry, Richard Wilkens

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Presenters and participants will engage in conversations related to data-informed decision making for academic departments and programs. Emerging strategies and best practices in data analysis will be employed to address critical questions related to cost efficiency, enrollment trends, and faculty load at the program level.


Addressing Dissention, Limiting Bureaucracy, And Enhancing Learning Through Assessment Processes, Frederick Burrack, Ryan Chung, Shari Barrett 2019 Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

Addressing Dissention, Limiting Bureaucracy, And Enhancing Learning Through Assessment Processes, Frederick Burrack, Ryan Chung, Shari Barrett

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

This panel is an open conversation around strategies that brings together curriculum and instruction, data on student learning, and assessment practices that can lead to program improvements to enhance curriculum, teaching, and learning, as well as expose misconceptions of assessment practice and how assessment leaders can contribute to, or hinder student success.


Performance Evaluations - A Clear Translation, Barbara Brown 2019 San Jacinto College - Central Campus

Performance Evaluations - A Clear Translation, Barbara Brown

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

“Performance evaluations”—these words can strike fear and dread in the hearts of faculty and department chairs alike. This presentation discusses the clear, transparent rubric I created to measure faculty performance against the evaluations standards at San Jacinto College. During Q&A, participants will have the opportunity to practice creating their own rubrics.


Using Technology To Facilitate Faculty Evaluation, Theresa Glenn, Rise' Lara 2019 Austin Community College

Using Technology To Facilitate Faculty Evaluation, Theresa Glenn, Rise' Lara

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Are you tired of carrying a dozen or more 3-ring binders around to evaluate your faculty’s portfolios? Well say no more to the traditional faculty portfolio and go paperless. With the advent of Google sites, one department has streamlined the portfolio process with each faculty member having their own portfolio Google site.


Talking To A Disgruntled Faculty Member, John R. Hamilton Jr 2019 Park University

Talking To A Disgruntled Faculty Member, John R. Hamilton Jr

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

Talking with disgruntled department members can be frustrating. This presentation discusses how Crucial Conversations training was used to help faculty and staff learn to communication more effectively with supervisors and peers. Selected techniques will be discussed with workshop participants.


Advocating For Your Department During A School Merger: The Chair Perspective, Mark Urtel, Amanda Cecil 2019 iupui

Advocating For Your Department During A School Merger: The Chair Perspective, Mark Urtel, Amanda Cecil

Academic Chairpersons Conference Proceedings

This presentation will foster discussion and reflection on best practices in advocating for your department during an academic restructuring; to ensure growth and continued success.


#Blackqueerlivesmatter: Understanding The Lived Experiences Of Black Gay Male Leaders In Los Angeles, Christopher Jackson 2019 Chapman University

#Blackqueerlivesmatter: Understanding The Lived Experiences Of Black Gay Male Leaders In Los Angeles, Christopher Jackson

Education (Ph.D) Dissertations

The Black community and the gay community have historically experienced marginalization from society, public and private institutions, federal government agencies, and law enforcement. Black gay male leadership is not a conversation within leadership academia. This phenomenological study focuses on understanding the lived experiences and leadership among Black gay men who are leaders in Los Angeles County. This study found that the lived experiences such as oppression, mentorship, community involvement, and advocacy have influenced their leadership development and leadership identity. This study identifies how Black gay men define leadership, based off their lived experiences. It also identifies themes of leadership development ...


The Tenure Process: A Descriptive Study Of Selected Texas Universities, Gary Miller, Wesley D. Hickey 2019 University of Texas at Tyler

The Tenure Process: A Descriptive Study Of Selected Texas Universities, Gary Miller, Wesley D. Hickey

Gary Miller

Few things in the professional life of university faculty are more important than the tenure process. Achieving tenure provides the faculty member with the confidence that his or her position with the university will be secure for life. There are exceptions; criminal behavior and elimination of the program come to mind, but tenure allows the faculty member to research controversial areas without the potential for political repercussions that could jeopardize employment. According to the American Association of University Professors: The principal purpose of tenure is to safeguard academic freedom, which is necessary for all who teach and conduct research in ...


2019-03-28 Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes, Morehead State University. Faculty Senate. 2019 Morehead State University

2019-03-28 Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes, Morehead State University. Faculty Senate.

Faculty Senate Records

Faculty Senate meeting minutes for March 28, 2019.


From The Co-Editors..., Todd Pagano, Sami Kahn 2019 Ohio University - Main Campus

From The Co-Editors..., Todd Pagano, Sami Kahn

Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities

No abstract provided.


Performance-Based Funding Of Higher Education: Analyses Of Policy Discourse Across Four Case Studies, Mary Ziskin, Karyn E. Rabourn, Donald Hossler 2019 University of Dayton

Performance-Based Funding Of Higher Education: Analyses Of Policy Discourse Across Four Case Studies, Mary Ziskin, Karyn E. Rabourn, Donald Hossler

Mary B. Ziskin

Performance-based funding (PBF) for public colleges and universities is increasingly prevalent worldwide, as a part of a broader pattern of marketisation in public education. This study focused on developing an empirical view of how, and in what contexts, policy makers use the concepts of neoliberal economics to design and support PerformanceBased Funding (PBF) policies in higher education. We analysed 121 policy documents, white papers, evaluation reports, and news items related to PBF policies in four case jurisdictions: Tennessee, Washington, United Kingdom, and Italy. We employed critical discourse analysis methods as framed by Fairclough and colleagues and implemented this approach within ...


Report Of The President, José M. Torres 2019 Illinois Math and Science Academy

Report Of The President, José M. Torres

President's Report

LEADERSHIP MATTERS

This report provides the Board of Trustees with information regarding Academy activities and the progress that we are making toward achieving our IMSA Impact and Outcomes Statement and Priority Outcomes. I organize the Report of the President, where appropriate, around the IMSA Impact and Outcomes document:

Three pillars:

  1. STEM Teaching and Learning
  2. Operational Capacity
  3. Stakeholder Engagement

One Strategy—Strengthen Employee Engagement

and IMSA’s four priorities for Academic Year 2018-2019:

  • Guide the integration of UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals
  • Advance equity and excellence
  • Develop our international strategy
  • Work on phase 1 of the innovation campus

I provide information ...


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