Online Course: Leadership and Administration for History Organizations
DATES: July 1 – August 23, 2019
History museum leadership is more complex and demanding than ever before, requiring updated and innovative ways to meet mission and keep organizations healthy. Thoughtful, intentional museum administration and leadership matters, regardless of the size or focus of your organization. This online course covers governance and administrative structure, nonprofit status, mission and vision, board and staff responsibilities, the relationship between board and staff, strategic planning, human resource management, and leadership.
OPEN REGISTRATION: January 31 – June 21, 2019; 20 Person Limit
FORMAT: Online, weekly-paced course
LENGTH: 8 weeks; 3-4 hours per week
PARTICIPATION STYLE: Weekly one-hour online chats (schedule to be determined based on student availability); weekly assignments; final course assignment
MATERIALS: Two required texts
CREDIT: Successful completion of this course will earn one credit toward the Small Museum Pro! certificate from AASLH.