2016-17 Administrator’s Brown Bag Series Schedule

From 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm  |  2850 University Hall, 601 S. Morgan St.

DATE/TIME TOPIC PRESENTER RECOMMENDED AUDIENCE
Thursday, 8/11/16 The Office of Business and Financial Services – Best Practices Vanessa Peoples, Assistant Vice President for Business and Finance/Chief Business Officer All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, 8/23/16 The Role of Enrollment in the Academy Kevin Browne, Vice Provost for Academic and Enrollment Services All actively serving and incoming administrators
Thursday, 9/8/16 Excellence through Sustainability at UIC: Culture, Education, Research, Operations Cynthia Lee Klein-Banai, Associate Chancellor, Office of Sustainability All actively serving and incoming administrators
Monday, 9/26/16 Diversity at UIC Tyrone Forman, Associate Chancellor and Vice Provost for Diversity All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, 10/27/16 Human Resources Requirements for Staff Hiring Michael Ginsburg, Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources All actively serving and incoming administrators
Monday, 11/21/16 Shared Governance Catherine (Kate) Vincent, Secretary of the Senate All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, 12/7/16 Faculty Grievance Procedures, Claims of Unlawful Discrimination, and Hostile Work Environments Caryn Bills, Associate Chancellor, Office of Access and Equity

Rebecca Lind, Campus Grievance Officer

All actively serving and incoming administrators
Thursday, 12/15/16 Attributes of an Academic Leader Bo Fernhall, Dean, Applied Health Sciences All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, 1/18/17 The University Library: Your Partner for Success Mary Case, University Librarian and Dean of Libraries All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, 1/24/17 The Impacts of Learning Spaces on Teaching and Learning at UIC David Taeyaerts, Associate Vice Chancellor, Facilities Director, Campus Learning Environments & Campus Architect All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Monday, 2/6/17 Round-table discussion of lessons learned as a Vice Provost.  Recommended reading: “They Don’t Train Us for This” Renée Taylor, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Wednesday, 2/22/17 Collective Bargaining on Campus Marilyn Lablaiks, Associate Director, Labor and Employee Relations and HR Compliance  All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, 2/28/17 Illinois Freedom of Information Act Jenny Fontaine, Freedom of Information Act Officer, Office of Public Affairs All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Monday, 3/6/17 “Becoming an Authentic Leader” Susan Poser, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs  
Thursday, 3/16/17 Technology at UIC Cynthia Herrera-Lindstrom, Chief Information Officer, ACCC All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, 3/28/17 Terminating or Reducing Employment Marilyn Lablaiks, Associate Director, Labor and Employee Relations and HR Compliance
Renée Taylor, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Marge Woulfe, University Counsel
Angela Yudt, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Wednesday, 4/5/17  UIC Advancement: Alumni Relations and Development  Jeff Nearhoof, Vice Chancellor for Advancement   All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, 4/26/17 Roundtable Discussion:  Academic Research and Scholarship: Is more, better? Renee R. Taylor, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, 5/10/17 Supporting Students at UIC J. Rex Tolliver, Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs

Karen Colley, Dean, Graduate College

Joseph Hermes, Director, UIC Counseling Service

All audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Monday, 5/22/17 Commercialization Resources for Research at UIC Suseelan Pookote, Interim Director, Office of Technology Management

Nancy Sullivan, CEO and Managing Director, IllinoisVENTURES and Executive Director, Office of Technology Management

Kapila Viges, Director, EnterpriseWorks Chicago

All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Monday, 6/5/17 Student Success at UIC Nikos Varelas, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Wednesday, 6/14/17 TBA Linda Deanna, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs/Dean of Students TBA
Tuesday, 6/20/17 Essential Qualities of an Academic Leader Steve Everett, Dean, Architecture, Design and the Arts All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Tuesday, 6/27/17 Conflict Resolution and Communication in Leadership DeEtta Jones, DJA Consulting All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Wednesday, 7/12/17 Essential Qualities of an Academic Leader Terri Weaver, Dean, Nursing All actively serving and incoming administrators.
Tuesday, 7/25/17 Communicating with Faculty and Staff in Tenuous Situations Caryn Bills, Associate Chancellor, Office of Access and Equity All actively serving and incoming administrators.

For more information or questions about the Administrator’s Brown Bag Series, please contact Natalie Zalewski, nataliez@uic.edu | (312) 355-2415 (52415), or Andrew Maybach, amayba2@uic.edu | (312) 413-3470 (33470).