Readings

Strategies for Leadership Challenges

Working Effectively with Faculty: Guidebook for Higher Education Staff and Managers
Susan Corcoran Christy
Buy-In: Saving Your Good Idea from Getting Shot Down
John P. Kotter
Working with Problem Faculty: A Six-Step Guide for Department Chairs
R. Kent Crookston
The No Asshole Rule: Building a Civilized Workplace and Surviving One That Isn't
Robert I. Sutton
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
David Allen
Work and Peace in Academe: Leveraging Time, Money, and Intellectual Energy Through Managing Conflict
James R. Coffman

The Nature of Leadership in Academia

Leadership in Place: How Academic Professionals Can Find Their Leadership Voice (JB - Anker)
John Wergin
Work and Peace in Academe: Leveraging Time, Money, and Intellectual Energy Through Managing Conflict
James R. Coffman
At the Helm: Leading Your Laboratory
Kathy Baker
Leadership and Ambiguity: The American College President
Michael D. Cohen
Academic Duty
Donald Kennedy

Role Specific Leadership Resources

At the Helm: Leading Your Laboratory
Kathy Baker
The College Administrator's Survival Guide
C.K. Gunsalus

Diversity Resources

Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do (Issues of Our Time)
Claude M. Steele
Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women
Virginia Valian
Challenging Racism in Higher Education: Promoting Justice
Mark Chesler, Amanda E. Lewis and James E. Crowfoot
Now available:
Faculty Identities and the Challenge of Diversity: Reflections on Teaching in Higher Education
Faculty Identities and the Challenge of Diversity: Reflections on Teaching in Higher Education
Edited by Mark Chesler and Alford A. Young Jr.

Documenting and interpreting faculty members’ social identities and pedagogical practices, Faculty Identities and the Challenge of Diversity explores how professors address the diverse racial, ethnic, gender, and sexual identities of their students. For more information, you can also visit Paradigm Publishers.

Academia: Overview, Analysis and Critique

The Marketplace of Ideas: Reform and Resistance in the American University
Louis Menand
Scholarship Assessed: Evaluation of the Professoriate
Charles E. Glassick, Mary Taylor Huber, Gene L. Maeroff
The American Faculty: The Restructuring of Academic Work and Careers
Jack H. Schuster and Martin J. Finkelstein
Rethinking Faculty Work: Higher Education's Strategic Imperative
Judith M. Gappa, Ann E. Austin, Andrea G. Trice

Faculty Careers

Professing to Learn: Creating Tenured Lives and Careers in the American Research University
Anna Neumann
Faculty Careers and Work Lives: A Professional Growth Perspective
KerryAnn O'Meara, A. L. Terosky, Anna Neumann
Preparing for Promotion, Tenure and Annual Review
Robert M. Diamond
Serving on Promotion, Tenure and Faculty Review Committees
Robert M. Diamond
Evaluating Faculty Performance: A Practical Guide to Assessing Teaching, Research, and Service
Peter Seldin
Professor Mommy: Finding Work-Family Balance in Academia
Rachel Connelly, Kristen Ghodsee
Faculty Priorities Reconsidered: Rewarding Multiple Forms of Scholarship
KerryAnn O'Meara and R. Eugene Rice
The Black Academic's Guide to Winning Tenure--Without Losing Your Soul
Kerry Ann Rockquemore

Faculty Development

Creating the Future of Faculty Development: Learning from the Past, Understanding the Present
Mary Deane Sorcinelli, Ann E. Austin, Pamela L. Eddy, Andrea L. Beach
A Guide to Faculty Development (2nd Edition)
Kay J. Gillespie, Douglas L. Robertson, and Associates

Other Leadership Resources

The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence
Rachel Simmons
Odd Girl Out, Revised and Updated: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls
Rachel Simmons
Consensus-Oriented Decision-Making: The CODM Model for Facilitating Groups to Widespread Agreement
by Tim Hartnett


Also available:
Kindle version of Consensus-Oriented Decision-Making