Chapter 08: An Ability to Work With and Within Structure
In this segment, Dr. Tomasovic reflects on his leadership style and how this has facilitated his effectiveness. He notes how he came to the attention of James Bowen, then Vice President for Academic Affairs, who worked with him in creating the Faculty Senate (Dr. Tomasovic was the first Chair, ’91-93), and who appointed him Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs (1994). The session closes with a sketch of the institutional flux in play during 1998 when Dr. Mendelsohn [Oral History Interview] assumed leadership of MD Anderson.
The Historical Resources Center, The Research Medical Library, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
The Interview Subject's Story; The Administrator; The Leader; The Administrator; On Leadership; Professional Path; The Administrator; Mentoring; Collaborations; MD Anderson Culture; Growth and/or Change; Evolution of Career; Professional Practice; The Professional at Work
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Tomasovic, Stephen Ph.D. and Rosolowski, Tacey A. Ph.D., "Chapter 08: An Ability to Work With and Within Structure" (2011). Interview Chapters. 4.