ERIC Number: EJ847099
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 24
Leading from the Department Chair
Craig, Clarissa M.
Community College Enterprise, v11 n2 p81-90 Fall 2005
Leaders in two-year colleges have been described as a unique body of educational practitioners with leadership elements considered to be distinct and singular because of the special nature of the two-year institutions and their responsibilities. Effective leadership in the academic chair position has been deemed critical to institutional success. This article examines department organization and leadership in the community college and the potential implications of the community college mission.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Institutions, Leadership Effectiveness, Department Heads, Instructional Leadership, College Administration, Departments, Institutional Mission
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: N/A