Strategic Planning

Implementation Committee on Strategic Organization


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Plant Operations Building

Room:  1490
Phone: 419.530.1415
Fax: 419.530.1401
Mail Stop: 216

Plan of Action

Plan of Action                                                         



1. Develop Guiding Principles based on Directions 2010, the Relevant University, President's 2010 Address, USO Strategic Plan, Higher Learning Commission materials, Center of Excellence, Grand Challenges, areas of scholarship emphasis at UT and organizational theory. These principles will be used to identify the best fit in organization for UT and make clear what we intend to accomplish with a new strategic organization. (Examples: Promote and reward interprofessional activity related to teaching, scholarship, practice, service and service learning, facilitate completion of merger).

Identify information to gather

  • Information about all colleges and units related to
    academic affairs at UT
  • Role of health care at UT
  • Unique organizational structures at other universities
  • Identify what works and what has not worked elsewhere
    and reasons for each
  • Theory on organizational structure

Identify how to gather information

  • Internet
  • Telephone interviews
  • Campus visits
  • Meetings with persons at UT
  • Writen summaries from Deans
4. Persons volunteer togather information
5. Discuss implications of informaton for scenario development
6. Identify one or more possible scenarios for strategic organization
7. Identify strategies for Introduction of Committee and its charge to
the Strategic Planning Group on May 28th
8. Process to achieve input from stakeholders
9. Steps for implementation
10. Timelines for implementation
11. Resources required to implement strategic organization
12. Product to deliver to President Jacobs

Messaging to others

  • Merger
  • Changes in Leadership
  • Relevant University
  • Later Enable Achievement of Strategic Plan
14. Identify responsible persons for all aspects of plan
15. Set timelines for all aspects of plan

Meeting Minutes

Last Updated: 6/26/15