Workshop: Essential skills for successful leadership

December 23, 2020  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

This one-day workshop is designed to assist faculty and managers in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division.

This workshop will highlight topics such as:

  • Hiring
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Diversity
  • Communication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Managing performance

Workshop objectives:

  • Increase awareness of competencies and skills necessary to successfully manage others
  • Outline best hiring practices
  • Discuss communication styles and how to recognize them in others
  • Explain techniques that can be used to resolve conflict and manage employee performance

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021

Time: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Location: Held online – Link will be sent in registration confirmation email

Register online

This workshop is open to all faculty, and staff at the manager level and above.

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at

CME credits

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.