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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

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