This collection includes interviews with women in a variety of leadership positions at the University of Montana (UM). The interviewees discuss their personal and academic backgrounds and how they became administrators, educators and/or leaders at UM. They describe both the challenges and successes they have experienced, and share their personal leadership philosophies. The original interviews are held as Oral History collection OH 461 at Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula.
This collection includes 2 interviews.
Beverly Edmond discusses her 21-month tenure as Interim Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at the University of Montana [UM]. She describes her educational background which includes a master’s degree in Public Administration and a Ph.D. in Political Science with a concentration in Public ... Read More
Sheila M. Stearns
Sheila M. Stearns discusses her work as Interim President of the University of Montana [UM] in Missoula Montana, from December 2016 through January 2018, and her thoughts on being a woman in leadership during her tenure as an administrator in the Montana University System, from ... Read More