2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

EAGSR 8116 Leadership Dilemmas

Participants examine different leadership dilemmas using key understandings proffered through research and literature. Beginning with the efforts of Abraham Lincoln, leadership polemics are considered. Students are challenged to address issues such as creating effective teams, combating social injustice, mediating opposing organizational viewpoints, identifying effective professional learning practices, and sustaining improvement initiatives. Important aspects of academic writing are emphasized and applied, with the seminar culminating in the development of a review of literature statement.