Meeting Resources

2017-2018

Spring Session 4.17.18 - Mentoring

Presentor and Facilitator: Nancy Shemick, Coro Foundation, recently conducted interviews with UC Irvine department chairs. She facilitated open discussion exploring current strengths and challenges in mentoring junior and mid-career faculty.

Resources:

  • University of Wisconsin — Madison mentoring committee
  • Duke Univeristy — Faculty mentoring system
  • Discussion Starters for Mentees
  • Mentee Needs and Goal Setting
  • Office of Inclusive Excellence – hosts annual mentoring recognition event: Mentoring for Achievement and Excellence and bestows Tom Angell Mentor award
  • Sample Faculty Individual Development Plan from Department of Pathology
  • Graduate Division IDP
  • Faculty Individual Development Plan: example from UCSF
  • NIH Boot Camp
  • SOM Academic Affairs
  • SOM Academic Senate Mentoring Committee
  • Winter Session 1.30.18 - Running an Effective Department Meeting
    Expert and UCI faculty member Lisa Barron presented about running an effective department meeting.Expert and UCI faculty member Lisa Barron presented about running an effective department meeting.

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    Further Reading:
    The Skilled Facilitator  by Roger Schwarz (for more on advocacy and inquiry – several copies available at UCI Library)

    Fall Session 10.24.17 - Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies

    Michael Dennin, Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, and team facilitated discussion of evidence-based teaching strategies.

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    2016-2017

    Spring Session 4.18.17 - Budget

    Meredith Michaels and Katherine Gallardo shared information about the campus budget.

    Winter Session 1.31.17 - Mentoring

    Diane O’Dowd moderated large and small group discussion of mentoring

    Panelists:

    • Gary Busby, Chair, Department of Drama
    • Vicki Ruiz, Chair, Department of Chicano/Latino Studies
    • Andre van der Hoek, Chair, Department of Informatics

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    Fall Session 11.1.16 - Managing New Faculty, Difficult Faculty, and Department Culture Change

    Diane O’Dowd moderated large and small group discussion of department leadership issues including strategies for promotion of a collegial atmosphere.

    Panelists:

    • Stephen Barker, Dean, Claire Trevor School of the Arts
    • Julia Lupton, Associate Dean, School of Humanities
    • Rossella Santagata, Faculty Director of Teacher Education
    • Marcelo Wood, Chair, Department of Neurobiology & Behavior

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    2015-2016

    Spring Session 4.26.16 - Department Chair Leadership

    Presentation by Walt Gmelch, University of San Francisco, who has served in the roles of dean, associate dean, department chair and professor. Dr. Gmelch is an educator, management consultant, university administrator, and former business executive. He presented a brief overview of best practices and led attendees in small group exercises and discussion of case studies. 

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    Winter Session 1.26.16 - Managing Faculty Mental Health

    Speaker Rich Paul (Partner  Paul,  Plevin,  Sullivan,  and Connaughton  LLP) is a nationally recognized employment attorney who has experience in representing management for over 30 years with a special emphasis on representing institutions of higher education, including UC. He presented a brief overview of best practices and led attendees in small group exercises and discussion of case studies.

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    Fall Session 12.8.15 - Managing Difficult Faculty Members

    Speaker Rich Paul (Partner  Paul,  Plevin,  Sullivan,  and Connaughton  LLP) is a nationally recognized employment attorney who has experience in representing management for over 30 years with a special emphasis on representing institutions of higher education, including UC. He presented a brief overview of best practices and led attendees in small group exercises and discussion of case studies.

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