Follow-up Budget Questions for New Chairs Part II July 18, 2022

Follow-up Budget Questions for New Chairs: Flexibility, Carry Over, and Incentives, Part II


Incentives in the Budgeting System After the first two questions posed in a previous article on budgeting and finance, namely identifying the sources of academic income and how the department’s budget is established, have been answered, the new chair should

creating strong chair-dean relationship April 4, 2022

Creating a Strong Chair-Dean Partnership: What Chairs Can Do from Their End (Part 2)


In Part 1 of this two-part series on strengthening the relationship between chairs and deans, we discussed prioritizing student success and satisfaction, capitalizing on the institution’s greatest investment—the faculty— and developing a vision that goes beyond departmental considerations. Here we