Provost's Task Force on Strategic Planning

History

Members

The all-faculty Provost's Task Force includes:

Yemisi Bolumole - Transportation & Logistics
Scott Brown - Art & Design
Cathy Christie - Public Health
Andres Gallo - Economics and Geography
Barb Kruger - Nursing
Karen Patterson - Exceptional Student & Deaf Education
Krista Paulsen - Sociology & Anthropology
Tom Pekarek - Chemistry & Physics
Alexandra Schonning - Mechanical Engineering
Behrooz Seyed-Abbassi - Computer & Information Sciences
Michael Wiley - English

Provost's Charge

to clarify and articulate the mission of the university;
to define the goals that would derive from this mission, especially with regard to academic programs and quality;
to anticipate resource allocations that would be required to implement the mission.

Scheduled Discussions
Faculty discussion on University mission, vision, and goals
Friday, 3/7/08 President's conference room, noon
Lunch served RSVP only (filled)

A&P discussion on University mission, vision, and goals
Thursday, 3/13 1:00 Robinson 14/1605
Limited seating, RSVP required

SGA discussion on University mission, vision, and goals
Tuesday, April 8, 11:30, President's conference room
Pizza served - limited seating

USPS discussion on University mission, vision, goals and values
Monday, Arpil 14, 2008 12:00 14/1606

Task Force Timeline - August, 2007 - April, 2008

Minutes September 14, 2007
October 3, 2007
October 16, 2007 

October 30, 2007 

November 6, 2007 

November 20, 2007 

December 4, 2007  

January 15, 2008

Next Meeting: January 29, 2008, 12:30 (cancelled)

February 12, 2008 

February 19, 2008 

March 4, 2008 

March 25, 2008 

April 1, 2008

Next Meeting: April 22, 2008

Click here to view the more comprehensive and current University of North Florida Strategic Planning information.


Resources
Academic Turnarounds Restoring Vitality to Challenged American Colleges and Universities Series: ACE/Praeger Series on Higher Education Terrence MacTaggart (ed.) 0-275-98806-6/978-0-275-98806-7 Restoring Vitality to Challenged American Colleges and Universities, Terrence MacTaggart.

Pappas Report

Richard Florida: Regions and Universities Together Can Foster a Creative Economy, Chronicle of Higher Education, September 15, 2006