Each faculty, staff and student member of a department contributes to the building and maintenance of departmental climate and culture. Below are links to resources and literature to help build, maintain and restore collegial and inclusive departmental , programmatic and other unit structures.
The Chair’s Role in Collegial Departments (Stanford Blogpost)
Dealing with Dysfunctional Departments (Inside Higher Ed)
How Healthy is Your Department? (Inside Higher Ed)
AUDiT – A self-assessment tool to identify healthy units and spot warning signs (UIUC)
Improving Department Climate: Tools and Resources for Departments & Chairs (Columbia University)
Resources on Conflict Management (Univeristy of Iowa)
Other Literature on Department Climate