Journal article

The Evolving Role of Internal Organization Development Offices in Higher Education: Perspectives from Australia and the United States

Andrew Wear, Ralph Gigliotti

Organization Development Review | Organization Development Network | Published : 2021


Internal organization development offices, scholars, and practitioners have an important role to play in helping organizations and their leaders navigate the ambiguity, complexity, and disruption posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and in helping them repair, recover, and reinvent for a post-pandemic future. Given the wide range of contemporary challenges and the need for leaders at levels of higher education to engage directly with these challenges, internal organiza¬tion development offices will need to straddle both operational and humanis¬tic imperatives. This article provides an overview of two internal organization development offices—one in Australia and one in the United States—and how th..

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