Consultancies

External Evaluator, University of Nebraska, National Science Foundation ADVANCE Program, 2009- on-going.

External Evaluator, University of Colorado-Boulder, National Science Foundation LEAP/ADVANCE Project (Leadership Education for Advancement and Promotion), 2002–on-going.

Chair, External Review Team for Texas A & M University. I chaired a four-person team to carry out the three-day university/state-mandated review of the Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development Department. May, 2006. The visit resulted in an extensive evaluation report.

International Consultant to the Ministry of Education, Oman. Reviewed and responded to the national plans for education reform, March, 2005.

External Evaluation, New Mexico State University, National Science Foundation ADVANCE Program (to enhance the involvement of women faculty and graduate students in science and engineering fields), 2002–2004.

Consultant for Antioch University’s new innovative Ph.D. in Leadership and Organizational Change. 2000–2002.

Consultant for the National Academy for Academic Leadership, a new academy sponsored by Syracuse University. I worked with a group of colleagues to design the initial seminar offerings of the Academy, and to teach the inaugural one-week seminar in Florida in January, 2000.

Consultant/Advisory Board Member for the Council of Independent Colleges’ (CIC) Pew Grant on Faculty Roles and Rewards. Served as an on-going advisor to the CIC staff as they worked with approximately 30 colleges and served as part of a four-person team to plan and lead a three-day conference for teams from participating institutions. 1995-1997.

Consultant to Olivet College. Worked with task forces, administrative and faculty leaders on institutional change issues. 1997.

Consultancies to conduct evaluation studies for the Lilly Endowment, the Pew Charitable Trusts, and the Bush Foundation are reported under Project Reports above.