2019 Summit for Academic Leaders

Monday, September 23
9:00-4:00 p.m.
EMU Redwood Auditorium
 (room 214)

This interactive summit hosted by the Office of the Provost is designed to provide timely updates on campus-wide projects, along with the opportunity to get your questions answered and to further your capacity as an effective leader for 2019/20. 

The target audience includes Unit heads (department heads, school heads, associate or divisional deans) but all academic leaders are welcome.

Goals

  • Ensure unit/department/program heads have the information they need for a successful start to the year.
  • Introduce new goals and initiatives from the President and Provost.
  • Provide time for heads to engage in meaningful dialog with their peers, be heard by leadership, and get their questions answered.

Agenda

timeactivity
9:00 AM

Arrival, mingling, light breakfast
Coffee, tea, yogurt, granola, pastries

9:15 AM

Welcome Remarks and Table Discussion

Patrick Phillips
Provost and Senior Vice Presiden

10:15 AM

Welcome Remarks and Q&A

Michael H. Schill
President

11:00 AM

Timely Updates

Common Reading

Julie Voelker-Morris
Common Reading Program Director

UO Online & Canvas

Carol Gering
Associate Vice Provost for UO Online

Promotion and Tenure

Ellen Herman
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

11:15 AM

Teaching Evaluation

Sierra Dawson
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Lee Rumbarger
Assistant Vice Provost for Teaching Engagement
Director of the Teaching Engagement Program

12:15 PM

Lunch
Burrito bar

1:00 PM

Timely Updates

Courseleaf & Core Ed

Ron Bramhall
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Excellence

2019 Merit process and Respectful workplace training

Missy Matella
Senior Director, Employee and Labor Relations

1:30 PM

Collective Bargaining and Academic Continuity

Ron Bramhall
Associate Vice Provost for Academic Excellence

Missy Matella
Senior Director, Employee and Labor Relations

2:30 PM

Data Science Initiative

Bill Cresko
Executive Director, Data Science Initiative

3:00 PM

Engaging with the University Senate

Elizabeth Skowron
Senate President

Elliot Berkman
Senate Vice President

3:30 PMSummary and Final Q&A