ERIC Number: EJ631170
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Conditions of Collaboration: A Dean's List of Dos and Don'ts.
Glotzbach, Philip A.
Academe, v87 n3 p16-21 May-Jun 2001
Presents relational and structural conditions necessary to successful collaboration between college faculty and administrators. Relational conditions include "refuse to play zero-sum games" and "the most important power in a college is the power to persuade." Structural conditions include "clarify the roles of players" and "prefer a matrix management model of decision making wherever possible." (EV)
Descriptors: Administrators, College Faculty, Collegiality, Cooperation, Faculty College Relationship, Higher Education, Participative Decision Making, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teamwork
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Adapted from a keynote address to a joint American Association of University Professors-American Conference of Academic Deans conference, "Collaboration Toward the Common Good: Faculty and Administrations Working Together" (Washington, DC, October 26-28, 2000).