Lead & Govern Blog
“Talent Talks” with Hunt Scanlon asks Drs. Rod McDavis and Nancy Zimpher: Are women and people of color well represented in higher education leadership positions? Why do you think that is?
“Talent Talks” with Hunt Scanlon asks Drs. Rod McDavis and Nancy Zimpher: Tell us about the AGB Institute for Leadership & Governance in Higher Education. Why did you create the program and how does it speak to these trends?
“Talent Talks” with Hunt Scanlon asks Drs. Rod McDavis and Nancy Zimpher: What trends are you seeing in the higher education sector related to leadership and the Presidency specifically?
Dr. David Rosowsky, former provost and senior VP of the University of Vermont and AGB Leadership Institute Cohort 1 graduate, believes the current climate affords shared governance an opportunity to heal divisions and commit to repairing the system to ensure the university’s success.
This month, Managing Principal Dr. Rod McDavis and George Washington University Provost and EVP Dr. M. Brian Blake discuss the technological innovations that have allowed the campus to stay connected both on an academic and a personal level, as well as the skills needed to pivot and adapt when faced with obstacles during the first year on a new campus, especially during a pandemic.
AGB Search executive consultant Sally Mason and University of Minnesota president Joan Gabel discuss the challenges and opportunities of completing a first year of presidency during significant world events, from managing the pandemic on campus to the Black Lives Matter movement.