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Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership – Past Recipients

2018-19 Recipients

Rex LaMore is Director of the Center for Community and Economic Development in MSU’s Office of Outreach and Engagement, a role he has held since 1977.   He has been responsible for planning and supervising the development of numerous training,

Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership

About

The Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership is generously sponsored by a gift from Dr. Elizabeth H. Simmons (Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at UC San Diego; former MSU Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Staff Development and Dean of Lyman Briggs College) and Dr.

2019 Spring Symposium

Envisioning the Future of Academic Work at MSU promotional image for event

Envisioning the Future of Academic Work at MSU

Date: April 22, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Kellogg Center, Lincoln Room

The Academic Advancement Network (AAN) hosts a symposium each spring on a topic of importance for higher education in general and MSU in particular.

2018-19 AAN Leadership Institute Session Resources

Introduction

Each year, the Academic Advancement network offers a series of programs on a range of topics. We’ve included select resources related to these events below for your ongoing reference.

Mentoring

Introduction

This series of pages on mentoring is designed to provide ideas and resources related to mentoring, particularly for faculty and academic staff.  It is critical that each of these individuals on our campus has access to the information and support they need to be successful.

Leadership: 2018-19 Big Ten Academic Alliance ALP Fellows Announced

We are thrilled to announce MSU’s cohort of fellows in the 2018-19 Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program (BTAA-ALP)!  They are:

  • Kendra Spence Cheruvelil – Professor of Fisheries &

Engaging with Faculty and Academic Staff on Retirement

This program was designed for MSU Deans, Chairs, and Faculty Excellence Advocates to discuss strategies for engaging about retirement issues with faculty and academic staff within your unit.  Legal restrictions and MSU’s policies were also  provided as guidelines to follow when interacting with academics on retirement. 

Announcing New Award for Academic Leaders

Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership

The Academic Advancement Network (AAN) is very pleased to announce a new award in recognition of and appreciation for the hard work and dedication exhibited by academic leaders.