Tag: administration

89 As a department head, what to do if a professor leaves without giving out grades? 2015-02-23T05:30:13.020

64 Consequences I should expect of violence in my classroom 2013-08-29T00:29:56.013

63 What is the point of being the head of the department? 2017-07-20T05:48:37.353

59 Dean will not tell me what upcoming meeting is about. What do I do? 2017-12-11T16:26:09.123

43 How to move forward following an unpleasant situation with colleagues? 2015-01-19T00:06:12.160

41 Reasons for an academic to need administrator rights on work computer 2016-11-20T22:04:02.890

39 What leverage do universities have over sexual violence in fraternities? 2014-11-26T16:17:06.600

29 What incentive does a professor have to allow a student to enroll in a course that is already full? 2017-04-26T21:35:59.497

27 Saying no to miscellaneous administrative tasks as a Grad student 2015-09-05T10:53:47.450

26 What is a "good" PhD dropout rate, and how would we know? 2015-08-26T04:58:29.363

25 Why do research faculty pursue administrative positions, such as dean, provost, president, etc. ? Do such positions spell the end of one's research? 2014-10-29T15:04:21.770

25 What steps can faculty and staff take to promote excellence in, and importance of, teaching? 2015-01-06T05:05:07.990

19 How should an educational institute woo good faculty? 2012-03-20T04:14:22.110

18 Do course buyouts happen in pure mathematics? 2016-03-22T19:24:44.473

16 Variation in drop dates, and effect on student outcomes 2014-08-28T03:42:17.050

16 Administrative recognition of frequently-cited unpublished manuscripts 2014-12-03T09:54:59.007

16 Semi-administrative position in academic/research setting after finishing Ph.D. and postdoc(s) 2016-07-15T20:17:52.047

15 What is an academic's responsibility when a high-level administrator makes false statements to the media? 2017-04-18T18:08:00.637

14 What is a "graduate school"? 2014-04-25T01:45:08.240

14 Should I try to warn administration about truly unacceptable professor behavior? 2015-06-03T15:43:04.283

14 Is it appropriate for department administrators to send political emails? 2017-01-31T09:50:28.560

13 How should I publicize a university event of wide interest? 2016-10-25T22:55:52.043

10 Is Dean-hood largely irreversible, and if so why? 2015-04-24T08:59:33.520

10 Do German universities have "ethics boards"? 2016-04-22T18:33:38.087

10 What can a student do to respond to faculty/administration decisions based on current political events? 2017-02-05T17:42:43.547

9 Department not giving me TAships after a dispute with professor, what should I do? 2015-02-22T22:05:59.660

9 Is there a powerful exam template that doesn't require an engineering degree to use? 2015-07-06T21:14:07.980

9 What types of administrative jobs can a faculty member get? 2017-08-31T08:00:54.567

8 What is the typical Legal Structure of a modern College? 2014-03-11T17:20:00.570

8 Is there Visiting Administrator in academia? 2015-05-05T18:07:52.697

8 Going to a different University for part of my PhD 2017-01-13T15:04:36.773

8 Received a mail from a collections agency 2018-03-10T04:21:03.497

7 How important is the country of academic experience in applying for US academic jobs? 2014-04-06T11:38:06.080

7 How should administration punish sexual abuse/trade for grade? 2014-04-06T15:28:17.393

7 Appropriate ways to propose moving from a single to a joint appointment 2014-05-14T00:36:22.970

7 Uneven skill set and customer service attitudes of University Support Services 2014-09-06T17:43:34.607

7 What are the major differences between PhD programs in mathematics and PhD programs in other STEM fields? 2014-12-18T06:11:46.430

7 Do Universities have a right to stop students from talking about questions on tests? 2015-01-08T02:05:05.610

7 PhD hopping due to professional but non-research issues 2017-05-01T09:01:44.107

7 Purpose of meeting with the dean and provost during campus visit 2017-05-12T10:53:29.930

6 How to highlight the importance of past positions in CV? 2013-09-27T14:34:13.320

6 If you work at a university and take courses, is the degree the same? 2015-03-15T21:36:49.370

6 For a professor in the US, How important is one's relationship with the dean? 2016-02-08T02:21:38.667

5 Do schools/departments ever evaluate their own admissions process? 2014-06-23T12:43:46.830

5 Can dysfunctional graduate admissions processes be improved? 2016-05-11T15:19:20.093

5 How do schools have the same number of each week day? 2017-01-10T23:49:23.887

5 How do departments determine the optimal quantity of elective offerings? 2017-01-11T14:30:18.977

5 Return to academia [in administration] from industry 2018-01-11T05:20:45.623

4 What is the appropriate mechanism for finding administrative support for a conference? 2013-07-04T04:38:30.373

4 How much is the teaching duty of university administrators? 2013-09-20T16:13:00.107

4 What do you need to work in administration at universities? 2015-02-27T19:54:17.507

4 How do departments evaluate and update their course requirements? 2015-08-25T06:19:40.970

4 Is it common for universities to have multiple boards (eg, a General Planning Board, a Finance Board, etc.) and what is the typical name for these? 2015-09-28T08:04:12.343

4 Suggestions on how to organize a chair rotation 2016-07-21T16:06:06.223

4 Graduate school holding a diversity committee meeting. What do I need to do to be effective? 2018-03-08T04:49:17.793

3 Can the graduate school administration change graduation dates? 2014-02-28T17:02:43.170

3 What are the duties of the Chancellor 2014-09-26T15:37:36.620

3 Why do some research centres and university department publish a multi-year future strategic plan? 2014-11-28T04:08:58.397

3 Does a department have any obligation to respond to a student petition against a teacher? 2015-02-20T19:26:17.020

3 What is the usual process for forming a business partnership with a university lab? 2015-07-02T21:28:02.157

3 How to organize digital documents for administrative work? 2015-10-05T09:14:56.007

3 Alternate university course allocation mechanisms 2015-11-17T18:27:38.923

3 Enquiring PI about post-acceptance process of admission (PhD, Germany) 2016-05-30T19:30:02.790

3 When is the official date a degree is obtained? 2016-07-01T09:24:46.357

3 Is it common for higher education institutions to offer sabbatical periods for administrative / support staff? 2016-09-23T10:19:23.777

3 I feel I may have misspoken about Donald Trump in our Dept. Should I risk drawing attention to the issue by apologizing for it? 2017-01-31T04:58:10.997

3 An organizational chart to ensure central management of laboratories in a college 2017-04-14T11:37:50.577

3 How can TAs encourage institution to use different administrative software 2017-11-06T11:49:18.240

3 If I leave mid-year, am I still eligible for summer pay? 2017-12-05T21:55:04.580

2 Is a Master 2 Research (Europe) a University or Postgraduate Degree? 2013-10-10T21:30:01.837

2 Do students and faculty comprise any State University in the US? 2014-03-13T15:57:14.533

2 Is there an association for academic managers? 2014-05-29T03:10:45.387

2 What is a Pro-Chancellor? 2014-09-26T15:25:01.803

2 Is it possible to study an MBA as a Bachelor in Computer Science? 2016-01-13T08:34:28.220

2 How do universities (particularly medium sized ones) plan their master course schedule? 2016-03-02T22:10:55.017

2 Methodology for estimating costs of a master’s program before seeking official approval for the program 2016-04-28T05:38:35.437

2 What is an FTE and what are its variations? 2017-01-03T01:19:11.547

2 How can a department head recruit international students? 2017-08-16T16:51:49.017

2 Student number indicates when you started – what to do about the ensuing prejudice? 2017-09-20T11:25:32.050

2 I got a way worse grade than my classmates for equal performance. What should I do? 2018-01-16T01:04:32.017

2 Department not allowing me to take courses from another department even though everyone else is allowed 2018-01-16T23:52:34.520

1 What are the risks associated with taking a semester off while doing a Master's degree? 2013-11-30T17:56:30.040

1 What is the difference between academic and administrative department heads? 2014-04-09T16:03:28.980

1 What do the middle digits of course codes represent? 2014-04-24T02:49:36.047

1 Is there evidence of effects of votes of no confidence on enrollment? 2014-10-24T16:10:36.447

1 How can I convince the university to apply security upgrades to the online learning system? 2015-03-10T09:32:52.550

1 How is Study Abroad regarded by PhD admissions committees? 2016-05-05T21:15:39.500

1 Scholarship asks for copy of diploma, old university slow to print it 2016-08-01T16:36:47.120

1 Is it safe to address university administrators as "professors"? 2017-08-11T10:58:55.910

1 “Ability to solve problems through the standard application of theoretical principles” in a position description? 2017-10-05T13:40:11.403

1 How to run a fiscally independent research department? 2017-11-28T17:29:23.257

1 Administrative work 2018-01-31T07:17:07.207

0 Is the expression "Deputy Head of Research" correct? 2015-02-11T23:15:17.930

0 What skills are necessary to become President(Rector, Chancellor)? 2015-06-05T17:41:40.350

0 Power of a Department Chair? 2015-08-18T03:13:10.803

0 What's the most efficient way to schedule a joint meeting with multiple faculties? 2015-09-09T21:54:02.787

0 how should I be positive about financial support? 2017-12-05T20:52:27.570

0 How are department budgets funded and disbursed at undergraduate institutions? 2018-02-21T12:43:50.083