Peak Performance For Deans And Chairs

Author: Susan Stavert Roper
Publisher: ACE Series on Higher Education
ISBN: 9781607095361
Size: 30.89 MB
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This book analyzes the behavior of chairs and deans through the political, structural, human resources, and symbolic frames. Lessons learned from the negative as well as the positive scenarios are highlighted, enabling deans and chairs to easily adapt them to their own situations.

Inside The Role Of Dean

Author: Renee T Clift
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317573102
Size: 65.28 MB
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Despite deans playing critical roles in education, little is known about the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed for the job, or the practical dilemmas they face on an almost daily basis. Each chapter of this international collection opens the role up for examination and critique, developing a deeper understanding of what it means to be a dean, and offering insights into the transition into the role, managing the daily demands and expectations of it, and what it means to exit the deanship. The book brings being a dean and the leadership inherent in the position into sharp focus based on international perspectives on doing the job.