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.
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