Designed to orient department chairs to the challenges of dealing with both external and internal change, this session will help them understand the larger context in higher education and their institution, gain insight from the change management literature, and assemble techniques for managing and sustaining change over time.
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:
• Gain perspective to see themselves in the context of others going through similar changes
• Identify some helpful ideas from organizational change theory
• Build a toolkit for managing change
• Acquire ideas for sustaining change