The Scholar-Practitioner-Leader(SM) Model

The Scholar-Practitioner-Leader(SM) Model

The School of Advanced Studies has adopted the Scholar-Practitioner-LeaderSM Framework. Below, leaders within the University of Phoenix define and discuss the importance of this emergent archetype.

The Scholar-Practitioner-Leader: An Introduction

Separately, a scholar, a practitioner, and a leader can accomplish many things, but in combination, the whole is truly greater than the sum of its parts.

Scholar-Practitioner-Leaders as Learners

Learn more about Scholar-Practitioner-Leaders, and how they present themselves as learners.

The Scholar Practitioner Leader as a Connector

Senior Research Fellow Dr. Lynne Devnew explores how the Scholar-Practitioner-Leader leverages their skills and knowledge to break down silos to connect ideas and people.

The Scholar Practitioner Leader as a Communicator

Associate Dean of Instruction, Dr. Herman van Niekerk, discusses the importance of communications skills in the Scholar-Practitioner-Leader model.