Virtual Programs

CREDITS offers virtual and on-site workshops customized to individual institutions that can be adapted for new research teams, groups of faculty members, and senior administrators. For more information, contact Dr. Barbara Endemaño Walker at barbara.walker@ucsb.edu or 805-893-3576.

Sample Workshops:

FORMING AND MANAGING EFFECTIVE RESEARCH TEAMS

  • Team Science Overview
  • Promise and Challenge of Diversity on Teams
  • Starting and Funding Collaborative Research
  • Practical Actions to Harness Team Innovations
  • Strategic Planning Resources for Collaboration

INTENTIONAL DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION ON RESEARCH TEAMS

  • Identify Team Diversities and Identities
  • Develop a Team DEI Statement
  • Maximizing Integration and Innovation while Minimizing the Costs of Teaming
  • Create Individual and Team Development Plans
  • Create Team Collaboration Plan

TRUST, CONFLICT, AND A SHARED VISION ON SCIENCE TEAMS

  • Developing a Shared Vision
  • Creating a Team Collaboration Plan
  • Understanding Different Types of Conflict
  • Options for Addressing Team Conflict
  • Institutional Resources for Team Communication

INSTITUTIONAL LEADERSHIP TO FACILITATE INNOVATIVE SCIENCE TEAMS

  • Diversity and Collective Intelligence
  • A Recipe for Change: Creating a More Inclusive Academy
  • Encouraging an Institutional Environment for Innovative Collaboration and Idea Incubation
  • Re-valuing Collaborative Scholarship in Hiring, Tenure and Promotion
  • Rewarding Science Teaming and Diverse Leadership

PROMOTING COLLABORATION AND DISCOVERY THROUGH EXTRAORDINARY LEADERSHIP

  • Assessing Your Leadership Behaviors
  • Identifying Your Leadership Style(s)
  • Tools for Effective Project Management