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College department heads.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Chairperson, college or university Administers affairs of college department, such as English, biological sciences, or mathematics department: Arranges schedules of classes and assigns teaching staff to conduct classes. Prepares lists of budgetary and other needs. Interviews applicants for teaching positions. Performs other administrative duties in addition to teaching assignment. May administer department's budget and recruit academic personnel.

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

College of Business administrative files

Identifier: 06.CBAF
Abstract The College of Business at Eastern Michigan University was established in 1964 and now includes 20 undergraduate majors, five graduate degrees, and ten graduate certificate programs. Materials included in this collection include news releases, clippings, pamphlets, brochures, newsletters, and evaluation reports. The College of Business administrative files includes materials pertaining to the establishment and administration of the College of Business at...
Dates: 1960 - 2011

Course Proposal records

Identifier: 00.CP

The Course Proposal records document the many alterations in courses offered at Eastern Michigan University. The collection contains information about each college at the University, including graduate and undergraduate proposals. Course proposals contain detailed information about what specific alterations, cancellations or additions will be made to a course. The collection is divided into nine series. Records date from 1967-2004.

Dates: 1967 - 2004

Department Head records

Identifier: 011.DH

The Department Head Records are primarily comprised of administrative files, and meeting minutes generated by the academic department heads and the university presidents between 1949 and 1963. The collection is arranged chronologically in two series Administrative Files and Meeting Minutes. The collection does not document the work of department heads within the University after 1963.

Dates: 1949 - 1963

Department of Accounting and Finance records

Identifier: 06.DAF
Abstract A department within the College of Business, the Department of Accounting and Finance records covers a large period, from 1966 to 2008 and includes brochures, communications, event flyers, memos, manuals, newspaper clippings, policies, publications, reports and university press releases. The records also document several changes within the department itself. The Department of Accounting and Finance it split in two in 1989: the Department of...
Dates: 1966 - 2006

Department of African American Studies records

Identifier: 05.AAS
Abstract The Department of African American Studies records (now known as the Department of Africology and African American Studies) dates from 1999 to 2004 and focuses on the more recent years of the department, excluding much of the earliest history when the teaching of African American history was limited to a Black Studies program as well as the more recent history when the Department changed its name to Africology and African American Studies. Materials in the...
Dates: 1999 - 2004

Focus EMU

 Digital Work
Identifier: 991847213403656
Dates: 1975 - 2011

George S. May papers

Identifier: 010.GM
Abstract George S. May taught Michigan and American History in the History Department at Eastern Michigan University from 1966 until his retirement in 1988. May had a particular interest in the history of the automotive industry, the automobile and the Upper Penninsula of Michigan and his publications and research reflect this. The George S. May papers includes files kept by May during his time on faculty at Eastern Michigan University related to his committee work both for the University and for...
Dates: 1955 - 1988

Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Department records

Identifier: 08.HPERD
Abstract The Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance department records documents one of the oldest departments of Eastern Michigan University. The Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance department began with a formal course in "Elements of Physical Education" as early as 1868. In the 1870s classes in Physiology were offered through the Natural Science Department. By 1894 a new gymnasium had been built and the Department of Physical...
Dates: 1850 - 2005

Mark S.W. Jefferson papers

Identifier: 010.MJ
Abstract The Mark S.W. Jefferson papers contain information regarding the personal and professional life of Geography Professor at the Michigan State Normal College Mark S.W. Jefferson. Jefferson was the head of the geography department at Michigan State Normal College from 1901 until his retirement in 1939. The collection includes materials created and collected during Jefferson's time on the American Commission to Negotiate Peace, where Jefferson was part of a...
Dates: 1875 - 1949