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dc.contributor.advisorDomínguez Flores, Noraida
dc.contributor.authorVega-López, Diverís
dc.contributor.authorRojas-Ortiz, Krizia L.
dc.description.abstractThe study, which is a work in progress, investigates the leadership development in higher education, at an international level with participating countries, including Puerto Rico. The objective is to investigate the efficacy of the academic programs available for professionals occupying leadership roles such as Head of Department/School, Dean, Chancellor and President in universities, colleges and institutes. In Puerto Rico, the following institutions offer a Master's Degree and/or Doctorate in Educational Leadership: Interamerican University of PR, University of Puerto Rico, Universidad del Turabo, Universidad Metropolitana, Nova Southeastern University, Cambridge College, National University College, University of Sacred Heart, and University of Phoenix. The research focuses on analyzing the courses of the curriculum offered by each institution, which are aimed at developing the necessary skills and knowledge to be an effective leader in an educational environment, specifically, at a higher education institution. Additionally, an analysis is carried out, of literature published as a result of the academic programs completed by students, these include dissertations and theses that focuses on the topic of leadership development in higher education institutions. Findings demonstrate that Nova Southeastern University is the only institution offering a concentration in Higher Education Leadership and as a fruition of this program, has published two dissertations.en_US
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States*
dc.subjectLeadership Developmenten_US
dc.subjectHigher Educationen_US
dc.subjectHigher Education Leadershipen_US
dc.subjectInternational Leadership Studiesen_US
dc.subjectDesarrollo de líderesen_US
dc.subject.lcshEducational leadership--Puerto Ricoen_US
dc.subject.lcshEducation, Higher--Puerto Ricoen_US
dc.subject.lcshLeadership--Puerto Ricoen_US
dc.titleInternational Study of Leadership Development in Higher Education (ISLDHE)en_US
dc.rights.holder©2016, Diverís Vega Lópezen_US
dc.contributor.committeeDelgado Cordero, Mercy
dc.contributor.campusUniversity of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campusen_US
dc.description.graduationSemesterFall (1st Semester)en_US
dc.description.graduationYear2016en_US School of Information Sciences and Technologiesen_US

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