Responsibility Centered Management

News and Announcements

  • Memo from President Hart Dec 12

    December 12th, 2012
    TO: The Campus CommunityFROM: Ann Weaver Hart, PresidentDATE: December 12, 2012SUBJECT: Budget Model Redesign — Responsibility-Centered Management (RCM)   Since my arrival, I have benefitted from a number of thoughtful conversations with faculty, staff, and students regarding the great strengths and important challenges facing the University of Arizona. In the category of challenges, concerns about the institution’s approach to resource management and allocation issues have been among the recurring themes. Naturally, I am aware of the effort under a prior administration to explore and implemen...Read More
  • Announcement to Continue Work on Responsibility Centered Budgeting

    September 10th, 2012
    To: Campus Community From: Andrew Comrie, Provost & Milton Castillo, Chief Financial Officer Subject: Continuing our work on responsibility-centered budgeting   With the leadership of President Hart, and based on feedback from a variety of groups across campus, we are pleased to announce that the University will be moving forward with developing a campus-wide budgeting model. We all recognize the need to adopt a budgeting model that incentivizes desirable outcomes such as graduation rates and enrollments. With input from colleges, programs and other campus stakeholders, we will develop a n...Read More