Presentation Theme

Operating the Department

Presentation Type

Best Practice Presentation (45 minute presentation about a specific best practice)

Abstract

This presentation outlines methods of creating academic social relevance that are not based on simple monetary value thereby affording academic departments a measure of protection against undue resource attenuation. The presentation provides methods of promoting both internal and external social relevance as well as methods for measuring and reporting growth in departmental social relevance.

Keywords

Social Relevance, Stability, Resilience, Growth

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Beyond Engagement: Promoting non-monetary social relevance in contemporary academic departments

This presentation outlines methods of creating academic social relevance that are not based on simple monetary value thereby affording academic departments a measure of protection against undue resource attenuation. The presentation provides methods of promoting both internal and external social relevance as well as methods for measuring and reporting growth in departmental social relevance.