Strategic Planning

Wright State University's strategic planning process will guide the university into its next 50 years by providing a vision and focus that directly links resources to our values and strategic priorities.

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Leadership

Strategic Planning Leadership:

David S. Bright, Ph.D.

Department:
Management
Title:
Professor & Chair
Address:
Rike Hall 250, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Michael Wiehe, M.U.A.

Department:
Applied Policy Research Institute
Title:
Director
Address:
Millett Hall 356, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Cheryl B. Schrader, Ph.D.

Department:
President Administration
Title:
President
Address:
University Hall 250, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Program Efficiency Review Leadership:

Craig Woolley, M.Ed.

Department:
Computing & Telecommunications
Title:
Chief Information Officer
Address:
P L Dunbar Library 130D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Dan E. Krane, Ph.D.

Department:
Biological Sciences
Title:
Professor
Address:
Biological Sciences Bldg 225B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Timeline

Preparation and Learning

  • July-December 2017: Calls for and review of feedback from the president's vision question to the campus community
  • November-December 2017: Calls for Nominations for Strategic Planning Steering Committee (over 200 received)
  • December 9, 2017: Strategic planning and process workshop with the Wright State Board of Trustees


Planning

  • January 2018: Strategic planning committees begin meeting


Approval and Implementation

  • October 2018: University will submit a proposed strategic plan to the Wright State Board of Trustees

GenZ Goes to College‏

Corey Seemiller, assistant professor in organizational leadership at Wright State, noticed a change in her newest college students—Generation Z. Her research led her to uncover how this generation challenges the norms of our society and what promises that might hold for the future.