34th Academic Chairpersons Conference


February 8-10, 2017

New Orleans, LA - InterContinental New Orleans

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2017 Call for Proposals Now Open!!

All academic leaders are encouraged to submit a proposal to present. Find instructions and the submission form on the conference's New Prairie Press website. Submissions are due August 12, 2016. This year's themes include: Issues and Trends in Higher Education; Working with Faculty and Administration; Operating the Department; and Leadership and Management.

Proposal Instructions and Submission Form
2017 Conference Information
  • The 2017 Academic Chairpersons Conference will be held at the InterContinental New Orleans! Join us on February 8-10, 2017 in New Orleans for another year of excellent leadership development opportunities, networking, and skill development designed specifically for academic leaders.
Who Should Attend
  • Department Chairs/Heads
  • Division Chairs/Heads
  • Deans
  • Academic Vice President
  • Program or Project Directors
  • Faculty Development Coordinators
  • Anyone responsible for directing, coordinating or supervising academic programs and/or faculty
Visit Past Conference Proceedings
The Academic Chairpersons Conference has teamed up with New Prairie Press, an online open access imprint, to publish the conference proceedings. Visit New Prairie Press to browse the conference proceedings.

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