Department of Art (Organisational unit)

Activity: Membership typesPosition of trust in an academic community

Description

Chair, Department of Art, Aalto School of Arts, Design, and Architecture, February 2015-present

Responsibilities include: Developing aims and objectives for the department; planning and facilitating strategic decisions concerning research initiatives, educational programs and resources; defining fields of professorships and promotion; supervising, evaluating progress, and providing feedback for all professors in the department (currently 8), managing performance and evaluating progress for all faculty and staff (currently 46); ensuring economical, efficient and productive execution of the department’s tasks; organizing and planning the department budget (4,500,000€) and deployment of resources; representing the department to all stakeholders; ensuring procedures are in accordance with Aalto University’s governance model; promoting academic freedom and an innovative working environment; supporting partnerships with other departments, all six schools of Aalto University, other universities, and companies; strengthen team building and driving passion for excellence in the department; preparing and presenting department strategy dialogue, resource dialogue, and annual review.
PeriodFeb 2015 → …
Held atDepartment of Art