Submitted on Wednesday, 5/20/2009, at 9:32 AM
Shared Governance = Mutual Interest
In times of change, according to management expert Niko Canner, “leaders need to be catalysts for causing different interactions to take place,” to spur camaraderie and remind people in the community of their mutual interests.
Canner spoke to the Chronicle of Higher Education about the potential advantages that institutions with shared governance have in times of budgetary distress. (Like now.)