Western Academic Leadership Academy – 2022 Cohort


To be considered for participation, candidates:

  • must hold a position of dean or higher at one of the Forum member institutions or organizations  
  • must have a letter of nomination submitted by their respective official representative participating in the Western Academic Leadership Forum along with a completed application form (download here).
  • must submit a letter of interest and their CV  

All nomination materials should be submitted to Sarah Leibrandt, director of academic leadership initiatives, sleibrandt@wiche.edu.  Candidates are selected by the Academy’s faculty.

Dates: July 27-29, 2022

Academy Cost: $2,500

Nomination Deadline for the 2022 Cohort: March 4, 2022

  • Cohort will be finalized in March 2022

Academy Program

View the agenda for the 2019 seminar. Content covered includes: the role of the provost, advancement, government relations, academic affairs, media relations, and many more topics of importance to chief academic officers.


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