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2018 Summer Leadership Development Workshop
July 11-13, 2018
Flagstaff, Arizona

Department Head Certification Training

The Program is designed to give interested or new department heads an opportunity to acquire the skills used in as a department administrator. Included in the DHCT are the following:
     • 360 degree evaluation, self-assessments and goal identification
     • Face-to-face training facilitated by professional administrators preceding LDW
     • Mentor/protégé relationship
     • NAKHE Administrator Forum and Resource Library
     • NAKHE administrator panel session at the annual conference • Certificate of Completion

Download the Application for the 2018-2019 Department Head Training
Applications are due by March 15, 2018

COST: Fee of $120 (members)/$250 (nonmembers) is due before commencement of 360 degree evaluation.  Participation is limited to 30, and applications submitted by NAKHE members will be given preference.  Fee will be paid online via PayPal on the NAKHE portal.

TIMELINE: Review of applications for the Higher Education Kinesiology Department Head Certification begins March 15th, 2018.  Notification of acceptance will be made by May 1st, 2018.

Requests for information and completed applications should be sent electronically to:

Lynda Ransdell, PhD
College of Health and Human Services
Northern Arizona University
208 E. Pine Knoll Dr.
PO Box 15015
Flagstaff, Az 86011
Phone:  928.523.4331
Email:  lynda.Ransdell@nau.edu

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Hellison Grant

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2016 Leadership Institute Viewbook

The NAKHE Leadership Institute fosters, promotes, and sustains mentoring and networking opportunities for professionals in higher education. We are committed to creating developmental leader training and professional growth opportunities for our members at every level. So whether you are a seasoned professional researcher, a new or senior administrator, or assistant professor seeking tenure and promotion, we have a program for you! The 2016 Viewbook and the provides a closer look at the programs that are available through the NAKHE Leadership Institute!

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