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Prioritizing academic programs and services : reallocating resources to achieve strategic balance / Robert C. Dickeson ; foreword by Stanley O. Ikenberry.

By: Dickeson, Robert C.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series: Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, 2010Edition: Rev. and updated.Description: xxvi, 229 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780470559680; 0470559683.Subject(s): Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration | Educational leadership -- United States | Educational change -- United States | Universities and colleges -- United States -- Sociological aspects | Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration -- Case studies | Educational leadership -- United States -- Case studies | Educational change -- United States -- Case studies | Educational change | Educational leadership | Universities and colleges -- Administration | Universities and colleges -- Sociological aspects | Universities -- organization & administration -- United States | Resource Allocation -- United States | Education -- organization & administration -- United States | Leadership -- United States | Needs Assessment -- United States | United StatesGenre/Form: Case studies.DDC classification: 378.107
Contents:
Recognizing the need for reform -- Identifying responsible leadership -- Reaffirming institutional mission -- Defining what constitutes a program -- Selecting appropriate criteria -- Measuring, analyzing, prioritizing -- Anticipating process issues -- Implementing program decisions -- Achieving strategic balance -- Resources : A. Outsourcing practices in higher education -- B. Sample process agenda adopted by a land-grant university -- C. Criteria for measuring administrative programs -- D. Case studies: excerpts from implementation plans -- E. Sources of hidden costs -- F. Model communication plan -- G. Prioritization process and implementation.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-220) and index.

Recognizing the need for reform -- Identifying responsible leadership -- Reaffirming institutional mission -- Defining what constitutes a program -- Selecting appropriate criteria -- Measuring, analyzing, prioritizing -- Anticipating process issues -- Implementing program decisions -- Achieving strategic balance -- Resources : A. Outsourcing practices in higher education -- B. Sample process agenda adopted by a land-grant university -- C. Criteria for measuring administrative programs -- D. Case studies: excerpts from implementation plans -- E. Sources of hidden costs -- F. Model communication plan -- G. Prioritization process and implementation.

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Robert C. Dickeson is a higher education consultant, president emeritus of the University of Northern Colorado, and former senior vice president of Lumina Foundations for Education.

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