ACAD provides academic leaders who share a commitment to student learning and to the ideals of liberal education with networking and professional development opportunities to support them in their work as educational leaders.
The American Conference of Academic Deans (ACAD) 75th Annual Meeting, “Thriving beyond the Narrative: Academic Leadership for the Future.” was a great success. Click here to view the final Program-At-A-Glance. We will be putting up a call for proposals for our 2020 meeting which will be held January 22-25, 2020 in Washington, DC. Come back in June for more information.
Registration for the meeting is run through AAC&U and one registration fee covers all sessions regardless if they are ACAD or AAC&U sponsored. There are additional fees for meal ticketed events such as the ACAD members breakfast and for sessions outside of the general sessions such as the Deans’ Institute and pre-conference workshops.
The ACAD Board of Directors is proud to announce Dr. Kristine Bartanen, Provost, University of Puget Sound as the recipient of the 2018 Award for Excellence in Academic Leadership. The award was established by ACAD to recognize individuals who exemplify excellence in academic leadership through shaping and supporting positive change on their campuses and in their communities. Read full press release.