Leadership 101: Financial responsibilities of a new supervisor

October 10, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

This course introduces new supervisors and managers to the financial responsibilities of university leaders. It is part of the Leadership 101 Curriculum

Topics covered include:

  • What is financial responsibility
  • Who the university is accountable to
  • U-M’s financial structure, including a basic understanding of fund accounting 

The course will take place online from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16.

You will learn to:

  • Identify a supervisor’s responsibilities for effective financial management
  • Recognize U-M ‘s major revenue sources and the restrictions associated with using them
  • Determine appropriate revenue sources for unit expenditures 

You will benefit by:

  • Gaining an understanding of effective financial management of unit/department resources and a supervisor’s responsibilities in this area
  • Obtaining practice spending a budget based on revenue sources and amounts 

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