Developing Excellence in Academic Leadership

(DEAL) Program at Montana State University

Welcome to the DEAL Program

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AY 10-11 DEAL cohort. Photo by Kelly Gorham.

This program, supported by the MSU President’s Office and Provost’s Office, is designed to provide leadership training for individuals in academic positions such as department heads/chairs, assistant/associate deans, and academic research center directors.

The goal is enhancement or rejuvenation of leadership skills and enthusiasm.

DEAL in AY15-16

DEAL concluded its 4th year in May 2016 with a class of 27 participants from across MSU. Check our links to the left to see a program schedule and list of participants to learn more about our year!

Next Round of Applications: AY17-18

Our next round of DEAL applications will be for the AY17-18. Watch here for a call for applicants in spring 2017.