ERIC Number: EJ605407
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Aspects of Difficult Decisions.
Findlen, George L.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n109 p33-39 Spr 2000
The dean's role includes making daily decisions regarding students, faculty, and outside parties. Deans should acquire the habit of evaluating the ramifications of troublesome decisions to avoid legal and personnel problems. This chapter outlines five aspects that deans should consider when making sensitive, difficult decisions: problems, issues, players, options, and principles. (VWC)
Descriptors: Academic Deans, Administrator Role, Community Colleges, Conflict Resolution, Deans, Decision Making, Decision Making Skills, Leadership Responsibility, Problem Solving, Two Year Colleges
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