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2021 Spring Symposium

AAN Spring Symposium: Imagining the Future of the University and Academic Work

Date: April 19, 2021
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Zoom Webinar

The Academic Advancement Network (AAN) hosts a symposium each spring on a topic of importance for higher education in general and MSU in particular.

Creating and Sustaining a Respectful Work Environment Series

This series of workshops is intended for leaders (executive managers, deans, directors, chairs, and supervisors, level 12-17) from across the University to work together to improve the current climate and culture in their units and across the greater campus community.

Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership – Past Recipients

2020-21 Recipients

Dr. Alan Smith is the Chairperson for the Department of Kinesiology at Michigan State. In the department, he leads a significant undergraduate (≈1300) and graduate student enrollment (≈100),

Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership

About

The Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership is generously sponsored by a gift from Dr. Elizabeth H. Simmons (Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at UC San Diego; former MSU Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Staff Development and Dean of Lyman Briggs College) and Dr.

2019 Spring Symposium

Envisioning the Future of Academic Work at MSU promotional image for event

Envisioning the Future of Academic Work at MSU

Date: April 22, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Kellogg Center, Lincoln Room

The Academic Advancement Network (AAN) hosts a symposium each spring on a topic of importance for higher education in general and MSU in particular.

2018-19 AAN Leadership Institute Session Resources

Introduction

Each year, the Academic Advancement network offers a series of programs on a range of topics. We’ve included select resources related to these events below for your ongoing reference.

Mentoring

Introduction

This series of pages on mentoring is designed to provide ideas and resources related to mentoring, particularly for faculty and academic staff.  It is critical that each of these individuals on our campus has access to the information and support they need to be successful.

Announcing New Award for Academic Leaders

Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership

The Academic Advancement Network (AAN) is very pleased to announce a new award in recognition of and appreciation for the hard work and dedication exhibited by academic leaders.