Leadership in the Time of COVID-19

Reflections of Latin American Higher Education Leaders

  • Daniel Samoilovich the Columbus Association
Keywords: Latin America, leadership, teaching and learning, research and innovation, shared governance


To navigate the storm of the COVID-19 pandemic, university leaders should consider its structural impact on teaching and learning, research and innovation, decision-making structures, and on their own role in providing the academic community with a strong vision. As Shakespeare wrote in As You Like It, “Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.”

Author Biography

Daniel Samoilovich, the Columbus Association

Daniel Samoilovich is executive director of the Columbus Association. E-mail: columbusnet@hotmail.com. An extended version of this article is available at https:// www.columbus-web.org/en/

How to Cite
Samoilovich, D. (2020). Leadership in the Time of COVID-19. International Higher Education, (102), 32-34. Retrieved from https://ejournals.bc.edu/index.php/ihe/article/view/14619