Prepare yourself for the personal and professional changes that come with deanship. You will learn leadership best practices for addressing common challenges faced by deans, including:
- Low morale amongst faculty
- Underperforming faculty
- Competing interests among multidisciplinary groups
- Conflict around communication and transparency
- Perceived lack of solidarity
You will leave with the knowledge and skills to appropriately handle each of these scenarios and be more effective in your role.
Included with your registration are a number of resources that will help you improve your leadership skills as you enter a deanship. You will receive an extensive whitepaper on The Exceptional Dean, a sample faculty retreat agenda, and faculty and student focus group questions.
Designed for Current or Aspiring Deans
Current or aspiring academic leaders in higher education who seek to hone the relationship skills required to be successful in their roles will benefit from the discussion of common challenges and solutions.