Deans’ Program


Deans’ Program


All Deans, Vice-Deans and Equivalents

Format of Program:

Monthly 2 - 2.5 hour interactive workshops with a strong peer to peer learning element


By Invitation Only

About this Program:

Deans, Vice-Deans and Equivalents participate, on a voluntary basis, in monthly leadership development workshops. The sessions are highly interactive, and discussion based. The topics are designed to resonate with real-life leadership situations and optimize peer-to-peer learning. Guest experts and facilitators are often leveraged as part of this program.

Topic areas are informed through consultation with the participants and the Provost.

Recent Topics Include:

  • The Social Leader: Social Media and Leadership
  • Controversial Campus Events:  Crisis Communication
  • Modeling Entrepreneurial Thinking in Your Faculty/Unit
  • Emerging Trends in Higher Education – How Ready are We?
  • Succession Planning Strategies
  • Effective Recruitment Strategies Leveraging Search Firms
  • Issue and Opportunities: Peer to peer idea sharing