APL nextED Mini-Pod
APL nextED is pleased to announce the launch of our new podcast, APL nextED Mini-Pod, where for a few minutes each week, academic leaders will share insights and perspectives on the most important issues and opportunities facing academic teams. Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, and iHeartRadio.
In this week’s episode, Chancellor Susan Sciame-Giesecke shares ways she maintains a strong relationship with the faculty at Indiana University Kokomo.
Meet our guest speaker
Susan Sciame-Giesecke is currently the Chancellor of Indiana University Kokomo and was recently named Interim Executive Vice President for University Academic Affairs. Dr. Sciame-Giesecke has long been a strong voice for the importance of higher education as a benefit to everyone. In both the chancellor and interim executive vice president roles, Dr. Sciame-Giesecke is committed to increasing student persistence and degree completion. Under her leadership, with strong support from IU Kokomo’s faculty and staff, numerous new degree programs have been launched. As interim executive vice president for academic affairs, she continues to advocate for all Hoosiers to have access to post-secondary education.
Additional resources mentioned in today’s episode
Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. by Brené Brown
Cultural Assessment Tool: Diagnosing and Changing Organizational Culture: Based on the Competing Values Framework by Kim S. Cameron and Robert E. Quinn