Goal 6: Foster innovation and improve processes to move the University forward.

  1. Enhance programs to develop leadership for faculty, staff and administration.
  2. Designate a standing "blue sky" committee to review market trends, identify opportunities and work with appropriate leaders and structures to facilitate the development of innovative programs. Initiate Fall 2009.
  3. Review and enhance committees, committee structure, reports and procedures. Initiate Fall 2010.
  4. Enhance personnel evaluation processes and the related performance improvement methodologies, keeping the University informed about those processes. Initiate Fall 2009.
  5. Identify the appropriate levels for budget responsibility and change the budgeting process accordingly. Initiate Fall 2010.