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SUNY Department Chair Summit
The SAIL Institute offers a systemwide summit open to department chairs at SUNY and non-SUNY colleges and universities. This three-day event provides an enriching and engaging experience designed to prepare department chairs to be effective leaders, creative managers, champions of student success, and supporters of faculty development.
Research Center and Institute Director Leadership Summit
The SAIL Institute is proud to offer the Research Center and Institute (RCI) Leadership Summit designed to support new and aspiring directors/associate directors of organized research centers and institutes. This unique opportunity taking place June, 2018 in NYC, will bring together current and aspiring research managers and leaders to strengthen their leadership skills; gain a better an understanding of their personal leadership style; and advance their abilities to build, cultivate, and sustain these unique research enterprises.
The SUNY360 is specifically designed to assess skills that are important to those working at colleges, universities, and other organizations in the higher education sector. The Skills Inventory focuses on leadership skills in four major areas:
- Leading with effective decisions.
- Leading by developing others
- Leading by advocating and developing the organization.
- Leading by building effective relationships.