Faculty workshop: Essential skills for successful leadership

August 31, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

This one-day workshop is designed to assist faculty in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division.

This workshop will highlight topics such as:

  • Hiring
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Diversity
  • Communication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Managing performance

Workshop objectives:

  • Increase awareness of competencies and skills necessary to successfully manage others
  • Outline best hiring practices
  • Discuss communication styles and how to recognize them in others
  • Explain techniques that can be used to resolve conflict and manage employee performance

Facilitated by: Sally Schmall, M.S.W., of Academy Coaching

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 24

Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Breakfast and lunch provided)

Location: BSRB Seminar Rooms, first floor

Register online

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development, and if for faculty only. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop, or have questions about accessibility, please contact Jordan Wright wjordan@med.umich.edu or 734-764-2574. Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange so letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.

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