The purpose of this project (LGMF081) funded by Hefce's Leadership, Governance and Management Fund was to help English HEIs become more self-sufficient in:
The project defined Organisational Development as a set of explicit processes carefully planned and implemented to benefit the performance of the organisation as a whole.
Led by Professor José Chambers, then Chair of the national Organisational Development in Higher Education group, the project involved an online survey, face-to-face interviews in a cross-section of HEIs, liaison with relevant professional organisations and comparison with findings from related work. The project report (published in 2007) can be accessed via the link below:
The project team comprised:
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