Leadership 101: Financial Responsibilities of a New Supervisor

This course introduces new supervisors and managers to the financial responsibilities of university leaders. It is part of the Leadership 101 Curriculum. Topics covered include:

  • What is financial responsibility

  • Who the university is accountable to

  • U-M’s financial structure, including a basic understanding of fund accounting 

You will learn to:

  • Identify a supervisor’s responsibilities for effective financial management

  • Recognize U-M ‘s major revenue sources and the restrictions associated with using them

  • Determine appropriate revenue sources for unit expenditures 

You will benefit by:

  • Gaining an understanding of effective financial management of unit/department resources and a supervisor’s responsibilities in this area

  • Obtaining practice spending a budget based on revenue sources and amounts 

Audience:

Any U-M faculty and staff member who is new to supervision or interested in learning more about the financial responsibilities of a supervisor 

Program note:

This session is being delivered in a live e-learning format. The participant link will be delivered in the registration confirmation email.

Topic Area

  • Leadership and Management

Domain and Expectation

  • Execution
    • Achieve results
    • Solve problems

Role

  • Leading a Team

Level

  • Level 1: Awareness

Sessions

Code: OL23L101FRNS01

Presenter: Financial Operations

Cost: $0

  • Wed 11/16/22 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar

Code: OL23L101FRNS02

Presenter: Financial Operations

Cost: $0

Registration Deadline: Thu 1/19/23

  • Wed 1/25/23 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar

Code: OL23L101FRNS03

Presenter: Financial Operations

Cost: $0

Registration Deadline: Wed 2/1/23

  • Tue 3/7/23 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar

Code: OL23L101FRNS04

Presenter: Financial Operations

Cost: $0

Registration Deadline: Wed 4/12/23

  • Wed 4/19/23 10:00 am to 11:30 am
    Location: Online Webinar