Hardee Center for Leadership and Ethics in Higher Education

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The objectives of the Hardee Center for Leadership and Ethics in Higher Education are to:

  • Support the professional development of graduate students in higher education through professional development seminars, speakers, travel grants, fellowships, research and publication opportunities, and mentoring programs.
  • Foster the development of future higher education leaders who are committed to public service, ethical responsibility, social justice, and leading with vision and purpose.
  • Promote educational research and professional development in the areas of higher education gender equity, higher education leadership, and ethics.
  • Host national professional meetings on issues related to higher education leadership, ethics, and gender equity.
  • Assist in the development of graduate assistantships for students that offer a wide range of beneficial experiences in various higher education arenas.
  • Promote the “Life Net” of students, alumni, faculty, and friends of the Florida State University Higher Education Program, as well as seek support for future endeavors.
  • Provide consultation and professional services on issues related to the Hardee Center mission and objectives.