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About Dr. Allen Furr

Allen Furr

Dr. Allen Furr, Faculty Fellow for Transformational Leadership & Professor

Dr. Furr brings more than 12 years of experience as a departmental leader, serving as the chair of the Department of Sociology at the University of Louisville and the chair of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work at Auburn University. He provides ongoing support to department leaders by enhancing faculty development opportunities and engaging Auburn’s academic leaders in a constructive dialogue designed to support best practices relative to the institution’s strategic initiatives. His leadership development expertise includes an article on leadership issues forthcoming in The Department Chair and presentations at national conferences on academic management.

For departmental leadership support and leadership chair workshop information, please contact Allen at laf0014@auburn.edu.


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