Administrator’s Brown Bag Series

The Office of Faculty Affairs is pleased to present the Administrator’s Brown Bag Series. The series is open to all faculty and administrators, including new administrators, veteran administrators, and those aspiring to advance into a new role. The series offers an opportunity to learn, network, and exchange ideas about topics pertinent to roles such as Vice Provost, Dean, Department Head/Chair, Associate Dean, etc. Each hourly meeting will begin with a 30-minute presentation by an invited campus administrator, followed by a group discussion. Current administrators are encouraged to attend.

For more information or questions about the Administrator’s Brown Bag Series, please contact Malia Heath, maliah@uic.edu | (312) 355-3561.

Please RSVP by clicking on “RSVP Deadline” date of the event you will be attending.

DateRSVP DeadlineTimePresenter (s)Academic Title(s)OfficePresentation TitleLocationAudience
Wednesday, January 16, 2019Friday January 11, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Amalia PallaresAssociate Chancellor and Vice Provost for DiversityOffice of DiversityCollaborative Leadership2750 UHAll audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, January 29, 2019Cancelled due to weather12:00 -1:00 p.m.Astrida TantilloDean's Office, College of Liberal Arts & SciencesA Question of Balance: Competing Demands in a Climate of Scarce Resources2750 UHAll audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Thursday, February 14, 2019Friday, February, 8, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Dean Astrida TantilloDean, College of Liberal Arts and SciencesDean's Office, College of Liberal Arts & SciencesA Question of Balance: Competing Demands in a Climate of Scarce Resources2750 UHAll audiences, from prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, February 26, 2019Friday, February 22, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Caryn Bills-Windt, Rebecca Lind, Tom RileyAssociate Chancellor for Access and Equity, Faculty Grievance Officer, and Executive Director, Labor and Employee Relations and Special CounselOffice of Access & Equity, Office of Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, & Labor & Employee RelationsFaculty Grievance Procedures and Allegations of Unlawful Discrimination2750 UHAll actively serving and incoming administrators.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019Friday, March 8, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Janet Parker & Michael MossVice Chancellor and Director for Budget and Financial Analysis & Assistant Chancellor and Director for Budget and Financial AnalysisOffice of Budget and Financial AdministrationBudgeting2750 UHAll actively serving and incoming administrators.
Friday, April 5, 2019Friday, April 3, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Susan PoserProvost's OfficeLeadershipDaley Library Room I-470All audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Thursday, April 11, 2019Friday, April 5, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.David TaeyaertsAssociate Vice Chancellor, Campus Learning Enviornments, and Campus ArchitectCampus Learning EnvironmentsWhat is the Role of Physical Space on Active Learning2750 UHAll audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019Friday, April 19, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Linda Deanna, Kate, Zinsser, & Joe HermesDean of Student Affairs, Assistant Professor of Psychology, & Director of UIC Counseling ServiceDean of Students, Counseling ServicesCulture of Caring for UIC Students2750 UHAll audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019Friday, April 26, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Joanna GrodenVice Chancellor for ResearchOffice of Vice Chancellor for ResearchMentoring in Research Education and Career Development2750 UHAll actively serving and incoming administrators.
Thursday, May 16, 2019Friday, May 10, 201912:00 -1:00 p.m.Caryn Bills-Windt and Sophia Hamilton Associate Chancellor for Access and Equity & Director of DRCDisability Resource CenterSupporting Students with Disabilities2750 UHAll audiences, from faculty, prospective or aspiring administrators to administrators interested in advancing to the next level.