2008 Chair Collaboration and Leadership
December 3, 2008 "Role Modeling and Mentoring"
Frank T. Stritter, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Stritter described the differences among the individual educational relationships that exist between faculty and learners in medical schools: advisor, tutor, preceptor, role model and mentor. This session was a combined session for the Chair Collaboration and Leadership group, as well as other CHM faculty.
September 18, 2008 "Mid-Career Faculty: What are their needs? What are your options?"
Deborah DeZure, Assistant Provost for Faculty and Organizational Development at MSU, Roger Baldwin and their research team at MSU were recipients of the 2007 Robert Menges Award for Outstanding Research in Faculty Development for their “Study of Mid-Career Faculty: Implications for Practice” by the Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education.
June 19, 2008 "What You Need to Know About Academic Governance" Panel Included: Jackie Wright, Secretary for Academic Governance; Ross Emmett, Former Chair of University Faculty Affairs and Former Faculty Liaison to the Board of Trustees; Harold Hughes, Vice-Chair of the Exec. Comm. of Academic Council; Jim Potchen, Chair of the Exec. Comm. of Academic Council and Chairperson of the Faculty Liaison to the Board of Trustees.
March 20, 2008 "The Future Oriented Chair" Dr. Kevin Grigsby, Vice Dean for Faculty and Administrative Affairs at Penn State College of Medicine.