ERIC Number: ED401863
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Professional Development. New Opportunities for Partnering, CAUSE94. Track VII.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Eight papers are presented from the 1994 CAUSE conference track on professional development for information professionals in higher education institutions. The papers include: (1) "New Opportunities in Training for Information Systems Professionals," which discusses staff training at Miami-Dade Community College (Florida) (Desiree Abohasen and others); (2)"Career Insurance--Flying Above the Turbulence," which discusses strategies for surviving corporate downsizing (Shane Putman); (3) "A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Meeting: Humor as a Management Tool" (Jan A. Baltzer); (4) "Now That I've Empowered My Staff, What Do I Do?," which discusses the role of managers in a team environment (L. Dean Conrad and Sheila E. Murphy); (5) "Project Implementation Using a Team Approach," which reviews the experience of Lafayette College (Pennsylvania) experience with the team approach to project implementation (Sherri Yerk-Zwickl); (6) "Restructuring a Large IT Organization: Theory, Model, Process, and Initial Results," which discusses restructuring efforts at the University of Wisconsin, Madison (Mark Luker and others); (7) "Spreading Technology Around: An Investment in Tomorrow," which discusses partnerships embarked upon by Sacred Heart University (Connecticut) (Domenick Pinto and Babu George); and (8) "Strategies for Restructuring IT Organizations," which focuses on restructuring at DePaul University (Illinois)(Susy S. Chan). (Some papers contain references.) (MDM)
Descriptors: Colleges, Community Colleges, Computer Networks, Computers, Cooperation, Educational Planning, Higher Education, Information Management, Information Networks, Information Systems, Information Technology, Models, Partnerships in Education, Professional Development, Retrenchment, Universities
CAUSE Information Resources Library, 4840 Pearl East Circle, Suite 302E, Boulder, CO 80303 (Individual papers available to CAUSE members at cost of reproduction).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.