Developing Leadership Skills
to Better Manage People and Programs
The primary objective of the Leadership Extension program is to provide a comprehensive leadership development program that will enable Extension faculty to enhance their abilities to teach youth and adults leadership skills.
Who may apply:
Extension faculty with a minimum of five years of Extension experience (as of the application deadline) who aspires to enhance their leadership skills. Preferences will be given to applicants not currently enrolled in a leadership program.
Length of training:
The program will consist of 4 four-day sessions for a total of approximately 90 hours of training.
Dates and Locations for Class XI:
May 13-16, 2014 Session 1, College Station
November 18-21, 2014 Session 2, Louisiana
May 12-15, 2015 Session 3, Austin
November 17-20, 2015 Session 4/Graduation, San Antonio
The sessions begin at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and conclude at 12:00 Noon on Fridays
Cost to participants:
Each participant selected will be required to pay a $400.00 tuition fee. Half of the tuition fee is due by May 1, 2014 and the remainder by May 1, 2015.
Leadership Extension application forms should be submitted to your immediate Supervisor for his/her signature. Supervisors should forward all applications to Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz by December 1, 2013. Those selected will be notified by March 1, 2014.
Send Applications to:
Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz
REgents Fellow, Professor and Leadership Program Director