Leadership Development

A range of skills and responsibilities are critical to administrative roles, which commonly involve a blend of leadership, management, and service.  These skills and responsibilities will form the foci for training and mentoring to be provided by the Leadership Node, and will be available in a variety of formats.  We focus on both enhancing the success of current leaders and cultivating future leaders at MSU.

Leadership Development Events

Nov
28
Tue
2017
8:30 am Second Fall Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon @ University Club, Heritage Room
Second Fall Conversation with Pr... @ University Club, Heritage Room
Nov 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Second Fall Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon @ University Club, Heritage Room
Second Fall Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon Tuesday, November 28, 8:30-11:00 a.m. Registration will begin at 8:00, with the program taking place at 8:30. University Club, Heritage Room 3435 Forest Rd., Lansing, 48910[...]
Nov
30
Thu
2017
3:00 pm Transitioning from Faculty Member to Administrator @ Hannah Administration Building, 4th Floor Board Room
Transitioning from Faculty Membe... @ Hannah Administration Building, 4th Floor Board Room
Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Transitioning from Faculty Member to Administrator @ Hannah Administration Building, 4th Floor Board Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Transitioning from Faculty Member to Administrator Thursday, November 30, 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Administration Building, 4th Floor Board Room Throughout the year, we offer sessions pertinent to those who are new to academic administrative[...]
Dec
11
Mon
2017
9:00 am Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 309 AB
Tending the Path Forward after F... @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 309 AB
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 309 AB | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors The years after attainment of full professorship offer opportunities for directed career advancement and the consideration of formal and informal leadership engagement. Leadership[...]
Jan
19
Fri
2018
9:00 am Leadership Institute: Faculty Performance Reviews @ Main Library, Green Room
Leadership Institute: Faculty Pe... @ Main Library, Green Room
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Leadership Institute: Faculty Performance Reviews @ Main Library, Green Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faculty Performance Reviews Friday, January 19, 2018, 9:00-10:30 a.m., Main Library, Green Room Academic administrators are invited to attend six Leadership Institute sessions throughout the year. These sessions are required for new chairs, school directors,[...]
Jan
29
Mon
2018
8:30 am First Spring Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon @ University Club, Heritage Room
First Spring Conversation with P... @ University Club, Heritage Room
Jan 29 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
First Spring Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon @ University Club, Heritage Room | Lansing | Michigan | United States
First Spring Conversation with President Lou Anna K. Simon Monday, January 29, 2018*, 8:30-11:00 a.m. Registration will begin at 8:00, with the program taking place at 8:30. University Club, Heritage Room 3435 Forest Rd., Lansing,[...]
Feb
6
Tue
2018
9:00 am Prioritizing and Time Management @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 443
Prioritizing and Time Management @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 443
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Prioritizing and Time Management @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 443 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Prioritizing and Time Management Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., 443 Administration Building Throughout the year, we offer sessions pertinent to those who are new to academic administrative positions Michigan State University. This[...]

Current Leaders

  • Conversations with MSU Leaders
  • Leadership Institute – Required for department chairpersons, school directors, and associate deans of non-departmentally organized colleges within the first two years of their appointments
  • Department Chairs, School Directors, and Associate Deans of Non-Departmentally Organized Colleges:
  • Executive Leadership Academy (jointly sponsored with Academic Human Resources, Human Resources)

Big Ten Academic Alliance Leaders