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12/07/2017 – Effective Interactions in Organizations, Sponsored by Academic Human Resources

ACAD 1001B: Effective Interaction in Organizations for Chairs and Directors: Building Engagement and Climate
8:30 AM-4:30 PM – Vegetarian lunch provided. Presence Required Entire Session
MVR G422

Topics covered

  • Effective uses of committees and task forces
  • Inclusive strategies for department and program meetings
  • Retreats to serve the department/program need

Committees, department meetings and retreats are a key tool in Chair and Director effectiveness.  This program is designed to share best practices and draws upon the consulting experiences of the Program Leaders in academic departments at Cornell and elsewhere.  For best outcomes, participants are urged to bring a sense of upcoming department and program needs to which they can apply best practices through discussion and case analysis.  Please note that the format of the Program is sequential and immersive with considerable group work involved.

Registration Required:
Contact: Rehana Huo at or Pam Strausser at

Contact Information

Office of Faculty Development and Diversity
122 Day Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Ph: 607.255.6867
Fax: 607.255.4672