ERIC Number: ED296625
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Leaders for a New Era: Strategies for Higher Education. American Council on Education/Macmillan Series on Higher Education.
Greene, Madeleine F., Ed.
Conventional wisdom on the nature of leadership in higher education is challenged in this collection of 12 essays. They are divided into three sections: (1) The Context; (2) New Leaders and New Models; and (3) Strategies and Resources. Chapters and authors include: "Leaders and Their Development" (Madeleine F. Green); "Toward a New Leadership Model" (M. F. Green); "Department Chairs: Leadership in the Trenches" (John B. Bennett); "In Support of Faculty Leadership: An Administrator's Perspective" (Patricia R. Plante); "Developing Faculty Leadership: A Faculty Perspective" (Rose-Marie Oster); "Women as Leaders" (Donna Shavlik and Judith G. Touchton); "Strategies for Developing Minority Leadership" (Reginald Wilson and Sarah E. Melendez); "Building Leadership Teams" (John J. Gardiner); "Administrative Careers: Multiple Pathways to Leadership Positions" (Kathryn M. Moore); "Selecting Campus Leaders" (M. F. Green); "Professional Development Programs: Options for Administrators" (Jack H. Schuster); and "Leadership Development: A Participant's Perspective" (Daniel H. Perlman). Each chapter contains references. An "action agenda" is presented in the concluding chapter. (LB)
Descriptors: Career Ladders, Change Strategies, College Administration, College Faculty, Department Heads, Females, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Leadership, Minority Groups, Models, Personnel Selection, Professional Development
Macmillan Publishing, 866 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022 ($24.95).
Publication Type: Books; Opinion Papers; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Sponsor: American Council on Education, Washington, DC.
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