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New Department Heads Orientation Schedule for Fall 2020

All meetings are on Mondays from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. via Zoom.

September 14

Welcome from Provost and Executive Vice President (Charles Taber)
Department Head Resources (Brian Niehoff)

September 21

Legal Issues
General University Counsel Office (Shari Crittendon)

September 28

Budget Model (Ethan Erickson and Eric Higgins)

October 5

Assistance with Students
Student Success (Jeannie Brown Leonard)
Student Life (Andy Thompson)
Student Access Center (Jason Maseberg-Tomlinson)
International Student & Scholar Services (Stacey Bailey)
Counseling Services (Laurie Wesely)

October 12

Handling Disputes and Conflict
Human Capital/Employee Relations (Charlotte Self)
Office of Institutional Equity (Scott Jones)
Ombuds program (Tara Coleman)

October 19

Faculty Recruitment
Human Capital/Talent Acquisition (Lindsey Fouquette)
Dual Career (Brian Niehoff)
International Student and Scholar Services (Maria Beebe)

October 26

Conflict of Interest, Compliance, and Safety
Risk and Compliance (Elliot Young)
Research Compliance (Cheryl Doerr)
Environmental Health and Safety (Christina Auilera)

November 2

Evaluating Faculty — Processes, Policies, and Practices (Department Head Panel)
Beth Davis (Clinical Science)
Brad Kramer (Industrial Engineering)
Karin Westman (English)
Brett Wilkinson (Accounting)

November 9

Teaching & Learning Resources
Teaching and Learning Center (Don Saucier)
Office of Assessment (Fred Burrack)
Honor & Integrity System (Camilla Roberts)
Global Campus (Karen Pedersen)

November 16

Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives (Bryan Samuel & Adrian Rodriguez)

November 23

Thanksgiving Week — no meeting

November 30

Graduate School and Research
Graduate School (Carol Shanklin)
Office of Research (Peter Dorhout)
KSURF (Chris Brandt)

December 7

Data Reports and Requests
Planning & Analysis (Bin Ning)
Human Capital Services (David Brown)

December 14

Overall Leadership and Next Steps