Tuesday, August 8, 2017 -- MSC Century Room C

9:00 AM Orientation for New Chairs (Only)
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Programs for Campus and Academic Leaders

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9:00 AM: Meeting for first-time chairs in 316 MSC
Andy Goodman, Associate Provost and Director, Center for Teaching & Learning
Dinesh Mirchandani, Chair, Information Systems
Dave Robertson, Chair, Political Science

10:00 AM: Welcome and Introductions
Tom George, Chancellor
Chris Spilling, Interim Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

10:15 AM: UM Finance Insights
Cuba Plain, UM System Assistant Vice President Budget & Planning
Eric Vogelweid, UM System Assistant Vice President and Controller
An opportunity to understand how finances at System and UMSL work – and the importance of effective space management

12:00 PM: Lunch
Join us in the hallway outside MSC Century Room C for a light lunch buffet.

12:45 PM: Running a Meeting – Considerations and Situations (or Why Do Meetings Go Bad)
Andy Goodman, Associate Provost and Director, Center for Teaching & Learning
Keeta Holmes, Assistant Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
  Running a Meeting vs. Ways of Processing Information
  Things to Do, Pitfalls to Avoid, and Checklists to Keep the Meeting on Track

1:45 PM: Evaluating Those Who Report to You
Andy Goodman, Associate Provost and Director, Center for Teaching & Learning
  What Should the Evaluation Criteria Be?
  How Do You Move from the Role of Peer to Evaluator?

2:45 PM: Closing Remarks

3:00 PM: Adjourn

Questions about policies and suggestions for topics are welcome and may be sent to Andy Goodman

University of Missouri Leadership Development Program

The Leadership Development Program (LDP) is a yearlong, system-wide program for academic department chairs and directors, and assistant and associate deans. Created in 2000, LDP is part of the President's Academic Leadership Institute (PALI), an effort to provide leadership development opportunities and ongoing support to academic leaders on all four campuses. Academic leaders are invited to submit applications each spring for participation in the following academic year's program.

Leadership Development Program Alumni
Alumni of the UM System Leadership Development Program convene on campus once or twice a semester for lunch and discussion on timely topics.

ACE Office of Women in Higher Education

Missouri ACE Network for Women in Higher Education

Online resources for Academic Leaders