Ready to advance your higher education leadership skills?
Join the Breakfast with George community for an intimate and personalized mentoring experience.
Breakfast with George is an exclusive opportunity to benefit from the experienced mentorship of George Blumenthal, Chancellor Emeritus, University of California, Santa Cruz. Currently severing as Director of the Center for Studies in Higher Education, University of California, Berkeley, George Blumenthal has almost 50 years of experience in higher education, as a professor of astronomy, leader of the UC systemwide faculty senate, and 12 years as Chancellor at UC
Santa Cruz. George has successfully mentored countless colleagues and friends at various career stages. Breakfast with George provides mentorship for a select group of senior level professionals to explore and share their professional challenges in higher education.
Mentorship topics include:
- Establishing a Vision for Your Institution
- How to be a Leader, Not Just a Manager
- When and How to Take Risks
- Effectively Creating Faculty and Shared Governance
- Crises and communication
The program meets weekly for 5 weeks from 8:00am to 9:30am Pacific time. The participant group is small enough to allow for inclusive discussion. Additionally, George Blumenthal will schedule an individual mentoring session with each participant.
Fall program for Breakfast with George takes place October 22-November 19, 2020
Winter program takes place January 19-February 16, 2021
The cost of the program is $5,000. Space is limited, so early application submission is encouraged. To apply, interested parties should send a short description of their interests in this mentoring program along with a CV to email@example.com.
For more information, please contact Ellen Switkes at firstname.lastname@example.org