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 2021 ACAD Annual Meeting, held in conjunction with the AAC&U Annual Meeting, will be a complete virtual experience.
Registration for the meeting is run through AAC&U and is now open. One registration fee covers all sessions regardless if they are ACAD or AAC&U sponsored. There are additional fees events outside the general sessions like the ACAD 10th Annual Deans’ Institute, pre-conference workshops, and the ACAD Keynote Event.
The ACAD Board of Directors is proud to announce the recipient of the fourth annual Award for Excellence in Academic Leadership: Dr. Carol J. Erting, Provost, Gallaudet University. 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. Dr. Erting served as Provost from 2014—2020 and continues to be the longest serving faculty member at Gallaudet. Her tenure was a period of great change at the University including the welcoming of a new President, introduction of new programs and development of new initiatives. Read the full press release here.