Productive Participation in Committees, Projects and Meetings

Learn to make the most of your involvement when asked to participate on a project or committee or when representing your department by attending a meeting.

This three-hour session is designed to help you understand the purpose of the endeavor and why you were chosen to be on the team. You will learn how to ask valuable questions to make an impact and to assist you in making the most of your time.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the roles and responsibilities of individuals whether on a committee, project or in a meeting
  • Understand the value of your contributions
  • Ensure a more fulfilling experience by becoming an engaged team member
  • Properly advocate for your department’s needs

Intended Audience

UB faculty and staff





Class Schedule and Registration

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E. Suzy Shallowhorn

Instructor & Course Developer

Organizational Development & Training

Phone: 716-645-4489


Contact for Questions

Kerry Lynch.

Kerry Gangi

Program Coordinator & Communications Specialist

Organizational Development and Training

Phone: 716-645-4459


The University at Buffalo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with any disabilities. If you require accommodations to participate in this session, please contact Organizational Development & Training (OD&T) at (716) 645-4459 or prior to attending the class. Please allow ample time for OD&T to work with the Office of Accessibility Resources to arrange accommodations.