Great Colleges to Work For 2011

Communication and Shared Purpose Help Inspire Confidence in Campus Leaders

Sid Hastings for The Chronicle

James D. Evans (left), president of Lindenwood U., talks with Jason D. Lively, chair of the Faculty Council, who says he likes the university's system of faculty contracts rather than tenure: "It's a great place to work, and it's getting better every single year."
July 24, 2011

Faculty and staff members at Lindenwood University have seen what a difference a president can make.

Under James D. Evans, who was a provost, dean, and psychology professor at the Missouri university before becoming its president, in 2007, employees…

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