What is the best way for the University of Alabama to prepare for the future? We believe it comes from investing in leaders. During this two-year program, Leadership U will strengthen the capacity for leadership for up to 10 select members within the University community.
Leadership U is designed to prepare aspiring faculty and professional staff to assume positions of higher responsibility within the University and other higher education arenas.
The curriculum is designed to:
develop and enhance participants’ abilities for higher-level management/leadership responsibilities,
provide practical skills that may be used to enhance participants immediate effectiveness as an administrator,
update participants on critical issues affecting University and its mission,
enhance participants' abilities to think critically about higher education in a dynamic environment.
|Orientation||January 28, 2013|
|Session 1--The Changing Learning Community||April 23-24, 2013|
|Session 2--Building and Supporting the Learning Community||September 30-October 1, 2013|
|Session 3--The Members of the Learning Community||April 2014|
|Session 4--Thriving in the Learning Community||September 2014|
|Graduation Reception||December 2014|