Effective Communication for Academic Chairs PDF ePub eBook

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Effective Communication for Academic Chairs free pdf This handbook examines the communication aspects of the management position in academia. Most academic department chairs are not trained in management skills, including communication strategies. While previous works have dealt with personnel and time management issues, this book illustrates how to communicate with faculty, students, consultation teams, and other administrators in ways that improve the workings of a department while decreasing the workload and tension that often accompany the appointment.

About M. L. Hickson

Mark Hickson III is Professor and Chair of the Department of Communications Studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He is the co-author of NVC: Non-Verbal Communications Studies and Applications, with Don Stacks and Introduction to Communication Theory, with Don Stacks and S. R. Hill. Don W. Stacks is Associate Professor at the University of Miami, Florida. He is co-author of The Southern Redneck, with J. B. Robuck and Marxian Perspectives on Human Communication, with Fred Jandt.

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Author : M. L. Hickson
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Data Published : 16 March 1992
ISBN : 0791408612
EAN : 9780791408612
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 231 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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