SM-2023 October Seminar for New Associate Deans (Boston)
Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts Visit Website
Thursday, October 19, 2023
- Friday, October 20, 2023
Eastern Standard Time
Congratulations on your new associate or assistant dean position! Are you asking yourself “Now what?” Do you have more questions than answers? Maximize your transition to associate dean through networking with other new associate deans and exploring topics that are essential to the administrative role. Create a personal vision and action plan and learn to navigate common administrative challenges through group interactions, breakout sessions, and expert facilitation. Learn how to motivate people, prioritize and delegate tasks, navigate politics, and deal with adversity while maintaining your and your school’s integrity and achieving balance between the needs of the dean, students, faculty, and yourself. Through group discussions, take an in-depth look into the role and responsibilities of the associate dean. Facilitators and panelists with extensive administrative leadership experience will provide unique insights into the challenges new associate deans face as well as the resources and methods to handle them.