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Table of Contents

Chairing an Academic Department
by Walter H. Gmelch and Val Miskin

Introduction: The Call to Leadership     

Department Chair Roles: Weaving the Web      

Part 1: Faculty Developer          

Chapter 2
Recruit Quality Faculty: The Million‑Dollar Decision 

Chapter 3
Support Your Faculty: 80 Percent of Your Resources

Chapter 4
Motivate Faculty Performance: Your Only Choice

Part 2: Manager           

Chapter 5
Chair as Manager: Budgeting Sets the Stage

Chapter 6
Resource Decisions: Planning Directs the Action           

Part 3: Leader              

Chapter 7
Chair as Leader: Facing the Challenges

Part 4: Scholar             

Chapter 8
Chair as Scholar: The Paradox of the Swivel Chair

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