Leadership and Management

If you are a leader or  a manager in theological education these ICETE Academy courses will serve to build your professional and personal capacities.

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Roles and Responsibilities of Academic Leadership

This course is designed to help presidents and academic deans focus on their respective roles and responsibilities and is particularly suitable for those in these leadership positions. The materials are drawn from IPAL seminars that have benefitted theological institutions in many parts of the world and from the Langham educational leadership series.  This is a 10 hour, self-paced online course that will be assessed through job evaluation and a self-grading quiz. 

Course Enrolment key: IPAL004 

Rôles et Responsabilités du Directeur Académique

Cette formation s'intitule "Rôles/Responsabilités Direction Académique". Elle s'adresse en particulier aux directeurs des études, secrétaires académiques et/ou doyens. Cette formation en ligne comporte 10 heures d'apprentissage, que l'on peut adapter à sa propre disponibilité. Elle sera évaluée grâce à un projet pratique et à un questionnaire qui sera auto-évalué.

Clef d'inscription (Course enrolment key): IAFR001

Teacher: Paul Sanders

Managing Conflict

This ICETE Academy course on conflict management is drawn from a series of workshops called the ICETE Programme for Academic Leadership (IPAL). It is designed primarily for leaders of theological institutions, but it will be useful for all theological educators. This is a 10 hour, self-paced online course that will be assessed through production of a case study and a self-grading quiz. 

Available June 2020

Faculty Development

This course is primarily designed for academic leaders who administer teachers but it will also have benefit for all those who teach. Those completing this course will gain the tools to evaluate teachers and to develop practical plans for developing their own teaching skills and those of their faculty team. This is a 10 hour, self-paced online course that will be assessed through a project and a self-grading quiz. 

Course Enrolment key: IPAL001

Teacher: Steve Hardy

Leadership with Style

This course introduces the concept of leadership styles and involves you in a critical evaluation of their relevance to your leadership role. The course is relevant to leaders in theological education that wish to creatively and discerningly engage with a variety of styles. This is a 10 hour, self-paced online course that will be assessed through a reflective essay and a self-grading quiz.

Course Enrolment key:  LST004

Teacher: IA Admin

Leadership that Works

This course explores five foundational competences for executive leaders in theological training programs, based on Auburn Study – “Leadership that Works” – team-building, faculty relations, financial management, institutional advancement, and guiding the mission, vision and values.  This course is suitable as a foundational orientation for recently named and future executive leaders, who need foundations for their leadership in a theological education institution.” This is a 10 hour, self-paced online course that will be assessed through a project and a self-grading quiz. 

Available from March 2020

Teacher: Paul Clark