Table of contents for Academic leadership : a practical guide to chairing the department / Deryl R. Leaming.

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Table of Contents
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Foreword
Preface
PART I - LEADERSHIP
1 	Advice for New Chairpersons
2 	Seven Habits of Successful Chairpersons
3 	Providing Leadership 
4 	Duties and Responsibilities of Chairpersons
5 	Timesaving Tips for Effective Chairpersons
6 	Communicating 	
Part II - Department
7 	Developing a Departmental Vision
8 	Improving Your Department
9	Developing Outcome Assessment Programs
10 	Managing Change 
11 	Building and Maintaining Morale
12 	Managing Conflict
13	Working With Constituents
14 	Working With Your Dean
15	Dealing With Curriculum Matters
16 	Conducting Effective Meetings
17	Budget and Financial Management
Part III - Legal Issues
18 	Avoiding Legal Problems
19 	Understanding Sexual Harassment and the Americans with Disabilities Act
Part IV - Faculty
20 	Recruiting and Hiring Faculty
21	Retaining, Mentoring, and Terminating Faculty
22	Strategies for Faculty Development
23	Evaluating Faculty Performance
24	Handling Promotion and Tenure Issues
25	Dealing With Chronic Low Achievers
26	Dealing With Difficult Faculty
Part V - Students
27 	Recruiting and Retaining Students
28 	Dealing With Emotional and Disrespectful Student Behavior
Part VI - Looking Ahead
29 	Moving Up the Administrative Ladder
30 	Where Do You Go From Here?
Appendix
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Departmental chairmen (Universities) -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Departments -- Administration.
Educational leadership -- United States.