New Academic Leaders Workshop

Tower

This workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, will cover topics that are of interest to all academic administrators, and is a valuable opportunity to meet and network with peers.

Details:

August 16, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Etter-Harbin Alumni Center (Legends Room)

Agenda

7:30 a.m.   CHECK IN AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:00 a.m.   WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS

  • Janet Dukerich, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

                   REMARKS FROM THE PRESIDENT

  • Gregory L. Fenves, President

8:40 a.m.   PRIMER ON THE UNIVERSITY BUDGET

  • Dan Slesnick, Senior Vice Provost for Resource Management

9:20 a.m.   BREAK

9:35 a.m.   “BEING A DEPARTMENT CHAIR”

  • Lillian Mills, Department of Accounting

9:45 a.m.   DEVELOPING THE DEPARTMENTAL VISION AND STRATEGIC PLANNING

                  Panel of Experienced Department Chairs

  • Robert Parrino, Department of Finance
  • Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Ahmed Tewfik, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

10:30 a.m.   PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT AND FACULTY DEVELOPMENT

  • Janet Dukerich, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
  • Carmen Shockley, Director of Academic Personnel Services               

12:00 p.m.   LUNCH

12:45 p.m.   MANAGING DIFFICULT ISSUES AND CONVERSATIONS

Title IX

  • Paul Liebman, Chief Compliance Officer

Office of Inclusion and Equity

  • Betty Jeanne Taylor, Assistant Vice President

Legal Affairs

  • Jeff Graves, Associate Vice President for Legal Affairs
  • Jessica Sentz, Assistant Vice President for Legal Affairs

Scenarios with Resources

  • Susan Harnden, Employee Assistance Program Manager
  • Carmen Shockley, Director of Academic Personnel Services
  • Mary Steinhardt, Faculty Ombuds
  • Greg Stephenson, Lieutenant, UTPD

2:15 p.m.   MANAGING STAFF EFFECTIVELY

  • John Bartholomew, Department of Kinesiology & Health Education
  • Del Watson, Director of Faculty Affairs

2:45 p.m.   BREAK

3:00 p.m.   PROMOTION AND TENURE PANEL

  • Gregory L. Fenves, President
  • Brent Iverson, Dean of Undergraduate Studies
  • Daniel Jaffe, Vice President for Research                                                                                            

4:30 p.m.   ADJOURN