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2018 Leaders Forum


March 14, 2018
CHUBB Conference Center, Lafayette Hill, PA

The purpose of the ELATE Leaders Forum is to bring together ELATE Fellows and their deans and provosts to showcase and discuss the work the Fellows had completed through the year on their Institutional Action Projects - projects centered on institutional change and innovation.

The following projects and posters were presented at the Forum:

Jennifer Barton, University of Arizona
Expanding the BIO5 Institute collaborative science model in Phoenix [PDF]

Caroline Cao, Wright State University
Entrepreneurship Ecosystem at WSU, and Beyond [PDF]

Theda Daniels-Race, Louisiana State University
LSU College of Engineering New Faculty—Must Know, Must Have, Must Do [PDF]

Lisa Gieg, University of Calgary
Beyond Just the Science –Management and Other Skills Development for New Science Faculty [PDF]

Jane Grande-Allen, Rice University
Taking Stock of Professional Masters Programs at Rice University [PDF]

Susan Hallbeck, Mayo Clinic
Embedding Human Factors Engineering into Clinical Surgical Practice [PDF]

Jocelyn L. Hayley, University of Calgary
Developing a strategic research plan to expand priority initiatives in the Schulich School of Engineering [PDF]

Christine Julien, The University of Texas at Austin
Building a Teaching Collaborative through Professional Skill Instruction [PDF]

Maeve McCarthy, Mathematics & Statistics, Murray State University
Creating Peer Mentoring Circles at Murray State University [PDF]

Victoria Meller, Wayne State University
Networking for graduate recruitment in Southern Michigan [PDF]

Adrienne Minerick, Michigan Tech
Metrics to Align Strategic Plan with Resource Allocations [PDF]

Rita M. Patterson, University of North Texas Health Science Center
Navigating the Use of Medical Technology for Clinical Use [PDF]

Caroline L. Schauer Drexel University
DRIVEN: A Roadmap for Drexel Researchers Working with Industry Partners [PDF]

Bridget Wadzuk, Villanova University
Raising Villanova’s Research Profile: A Cross-College Approach [PDF]

Suzanne L. Weekes, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Elevating and Evaluating the Undergraduate Research Enterprise at WPI [PDF]

Rebecca Kuntz Willits, The University of Akron
Generating best practices to hire a diverse faculty in the College of Engineering at The University of Akron  [PDF]

Gillian Wilson, University of California Riverside
UC Riverside Teaming Mini-Grant Program [PDF]

Alenka Zajic, Georgia Institute of Technology
CAPES: Creating the nextg eneration of Academic Professionals by Engaging Students [PDF]

Melissa Bilec, University of Pittsburgh
Re-envisioning the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation: Preparing for Our Future [PDF]

Lucy M. Flesch, Purdue University
Development of a Plan for Advancing the Science Vision for the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at Purdue University [PDF]