Panels and Special Sessions
Many faculty members find the opportunity to serve as chair of their department at a point of their career. How does the chair position differ from a faculty position? Of what should a faculty member be aware before agreeing to serve as chair? Is it possible to prosper in the chair’s position? This special session will involve a candid discussion if the chair’s position – its perks and its problems. Four marketing faculty, both present chairs and former chairs, will present a clear picture of the chair’s position, and will address such issues as chair selection and appointment, dealing with faculty, dealing with administration, etc.
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Burns, David J.; Batory, Stephen S.; Lanasa, John; and Manolis, Chris, "The Perks and Problems of Being Department Chair" (2010). Association of Marketing Theory and Practice Proceedings 2010. 3.