ERIC Number: EJ549291
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Serving as Dean: A Public University Perspective.
New Directions for Higher Education, n98 p83-88 Sum 1997
The dean of the social work school in a public research university reflects on how the nature of the institution affects the dean's role and presents unique leadership challenges. Issues discussed include budgetary pressures, concerns about the student population, the aging infrastructure for education and research, shifting priorities, global competitiveness, funding concerns, and public perceptions about the research mission. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The Professional School Dean: Meeting the Leadership Challenges" Number 98.