Faculty Standards and Tables Seminar (Americas)
Each day 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, with an optional 30 minute study hall at the end of day two.
Join a cohort of your peers in virtual learning facilitated by globally recognized AACSB accreditation experts. Build skills and network in an interactive event focused on understanding AACSB 2020 Standards' requirements for faculty-related business accreditation standards. Learn how to complete the necessary tables through group interactions, breakout sessions, and targeted discussions.
Gain actionable insights on completing the AACSB tables (3-1, 3-2, and 8-1) in a convenient new virtual environment. Faculty resources, including sufficient and qualified faculty, are crucial elements of a successful business school and an important part of AACSB Accreditation under the 2020 accreditation standards.
Use examples in live workshops on calculating and reporting faculty intellectual contributions, sufficiency, qualifications, engagement and deployment of faculty. Discover best practices on how to align with the standards through effective faculty management and development plans.
Participants are encouraged to bring faculty-related data from their own institution to complete tables with your school’s information.
- Interpret AACSB accreditation standards related to faculty and research—in particular standards 3 and 8 of the 2020 Accreditation Standards—and apply them to your school.
- Align research and faculty management policies with related standards and empower faculty to contribute to establishing and achieving the school’s mission and strategic objectives.
- Learn best practices and innovative examples from other schools in the context of accreditation.
- Build a peer support network.
Suzanne Mintz, AACSB International
Suzanne Mintz serves as Vice President of Accreditation at AACSB International. In her role she has responsibility for the performance of AACSB’s global accreditation team and leads the development and implementation of strategic and operational accreditation initiatives in support of the AACSB mission. She is responsible for overseeing strategic partnerships with other accreditation bodies, and oversees the management of AACSB’s volunteer network globally, including training, engagement and recognition strategies for AACSB’s volunteers. Prior to joining AACSB, Mintz worked in corporate training and development in the financial services industry, responsible for overseeing the implementation of sales and management development programs. She holds an MBA in finance and management from the University of South Florida in Tampa and is a certified Project Management Professional.
Ana Sotillo, AACSB International
Ana Sotillo serves as Accreditation Manager at AACSB International, managing a portfolio of approximately 190 business schools in the Americas region. Ana first joined the Learning and Development Department at AACSB in the program development for conferences before transitioning to her current role with the Accreditation team. She is a liaison with universities as the subject matter expert for AACSB’s accreditation standards and processes. Prior to joining AACSB, Ana worked at IBM Venezuela in the Business Partners unit. She holds an MBA from the University of South Florida.
Who Should Attend
Deans, associate deans, department chairs or heads, quality assurance professionals, accreditation managers, and those responsible for faculty management and reporting.
Gain actionable insights in two, 3-hour live lessons with a cohort of your peers and facilitators. Pre-and post-work will allow you to maximize your time in the classroom. This course will be delivered via AACSB's Learning Portal and Zoom. You will have access to the event for 90 days from the seminar date.
"I found that answering the questions and going with us through the standards and actually helping us understand them were the seminar's most valuable aspects. In fact, the seminar gave a good illustration of the improvements AACSB made by introducing new standards"
—Attendee from February 2021 Virtual Faculty Standards and Tables Seminar
For more information, please contact [email protected].
Bring your team to this offering of the Faculty Standards and Tables Seminar
- Bring 4 members of your team and pay 3,040 USD
- Bring 5 members of your team and pay 3,800 USD
To process registration for package pricing please contact [email protected] with the names of your colleagues. Our registration team will process the registrations and send you an invoice.