Change certainly has its challenges, but it also brings with it opportunity. One viewpoint is not necessarily better than the other; they are just different ways of approaching a similar situation. At University of South Carolina Upstate, Dr. Celena Kusch decided to approach change through the lens of opportunity. As with so many processes, the challenge and change brought on by the pandemic provided an opportunity to fundamentally shift the institutional process of faculty review. We were recently able to discuss this transition and much more with Dr. Kusch and have captured some key elements below for the benefit of all. This conversation took place in October of 2021.
Dr. Celena Kusch