2018 - 2019 Forum Lunches

The Chairs’ forums are designed to provide meaningful and relevant information to Department Chairs on various administrative procedures and policies, and offer techniques and solutions to challenges they may face.

Forum lunches schedule 2018-2019

Date                                                  Subject                                                                     Target Audience Presenter(s)/Guest(s)

Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018

11:45-1:15

NH 3318
‘What I wish I had known before taking up—or at least early on in—an administrative position(s).’ New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs. Beth Jewkes, former Chair, Management Sciences, and former Associate Provost, Resources.

Friday,

Oct. 19, 2018

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318

Program Reviews: Demystifying Learning Outcomes and Curriculum Mapping

New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs.

Veronica Brown, Centre for Teaching Excellence.

Mario Coniglio, Associate VP Academic.

Amanda McKenzie, Director, Quality Assurance.

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318
Faculty Mentoring and Succession Planning in Academic Leadership. New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs. Ian Goulden, former Dean, Faculty of Math.

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318
Mental Wellness at UW: the Role of Academic Leaders. New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs.

Clark Baldwin, Medical Director. Linda Brogden, Manager,

Occupational Health.

Tom Ruttan, Director, Counselling

Services.

Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318

Conversation with the Director of the Waterloo Indigenous Student

Centre.
New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs. Lori Campbell, Director, Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre.

Friday, Feb. 1, 2019

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318.

The UW Course Evaluation Project: Update and Input.

The UW Course Evaluation Project

New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs. David DeVidi, Chair, Course Evaluation Project.

Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

11:45-1:15

NH 3308/3318
Conversation with the Vice-President Academic and Provost. New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs. James Rush, VPAP.

Monday, March 18, 2019

11:45 - 1:15, NH 3308/3318

Policy 42: Prevention of and Response to Sexual Violence (policy and procedures). New and continuing Chairs/Directors, Associate Deans, and Associate Chairs.

Amanda Cook Sexual Violence Response Coordinator.

Diana Parry, Associate VP, Human Rights, Equity, and Inclusion.