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Faculty Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

Lead CSUUniversity-Wide Leadership Program

Accepting Applications

LeadCSU is designed to enhance your professional development and build skills and competencies needed to be an effective leader at Columbus State University.

Who should apply?

  • Committee, council, or task force chairs
  • Elected representatives of departments or units
  • Professional staff in supervisory positions
  • Academic administrators

Eight faculty members and eight staff members will be selected on the basis of individual interest statements. The priority of the program is to form a cohort made up of individuals from diverse roles across the university. We encourage applications from CSU staff and faculty with at least 3 years of experience at the institution.

Applications for 2021–2022 sessions will be available online beginning Tuesday, September 7 and are due no later than Tuesday, September 21.

If selected, applicants will be notified by Monday, September 27.

Sessions will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month.

Upcoming Sessions

  • LeadCSU Program Kickoff - December 9, 2021
  • Foundations of Leadership and 360 Review - January 19, 2022
  • Not Right or Wrong, Just Different: Using The DiSC Assessment - February 16, 2022
  • Leading Change - March 16, 2022
  • Developing Others through Coaching - April 20, 2022
  • Conversations on Diversity - May 18, 2022
  • *Optional: Mid-year Social - TBD
  • Emotional Intelligence - September 21, 2022
  • Presenting for Impact - October 19, 2022
  • Team Project Presentations for LeadCSU Cohort - November 16, 2022
  • Teams Present for Executive Leadership Team - December TBA, 2022

Please submit an application (PDF) to Cedricia Thomas or via campus mail to the Leadership Institute, Cunningham Center.