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ERIC Number: ED535780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 0
Abstractor: As Provided
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2011 AGB Survey of Higher Education Governance
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
This report, the second of AGB's studies of higher education governance, documents the extent to which college and university boards are following good-governance practices. In addition, it takes a focused look at board engagement to determine the degree to which governing boards are actively, intellectually, and strategically involved with their presidents or chancellors in guiding and protecting the institutions they serve. Sections include: (1) Recruiting Board Members; (2) Risk Management; (3) Board and Presidential Assessments; (4) Presidential Compensation; (5) Board Committees; (6) Audit Committee; and (7) Board Engagement. It is based on a 2011 survey completed by 702 presidents, chancellors, and board professionals of public and independent institutions and systems, provides a comparative look at good practices, comparing results from this survey to those from the "2009 AGB Survey of Higher Education Governance."
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Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges