Christian Leadership Summit

The inagural Christian Leadership Summit is being hosted by the Gary Cook School of Leadership on Friday, May 30, and Saturday, May 31, 2014. This event is open to all current doctoral students, Cook School of Leadership alumni, and students interested in pursuing their doctorate at DBU. The Christian Leadership Summit will kick off with a dinner on Friday, May 30, at 6:00 p.m. in the Sadler Hall located in Pilgrim Chapel. Spouses and guests are welcome to attend the dinner.

Breakout Sessions Descriptions


Please select the breakout sessions you plan to attend:

Introduction to DBU Doctoral Programs
The Dissertation – Getting Started (Prospectus through Chapter 3)
Dissertation Chapter 4-5 – Quantitative
Dissertation Chapter 4-5 – Qualitative

Graduate Dissertation Presentation
Does a Biblical Model of Servant Leadership Exist?
Introduction to SPSS
Introduction to NVivo

Travel Institutes
Dissertation Nuts and Bolts (Writing/Human Participants)
Senior Leadership in Christian Higher Education
Publishing for Doctoral Students and Graduates

Doctoral Student Panel –
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Doctoral Studies
Preparing for Comprehensive Examinations
The Power and Impact of Global Leadership

Please note that there is a $25 registration fee for attending the event.

Please send check or cash to Stephanie Johnson, or if you wish to pay by credit card you can call 214-333-5454 with your card information. Registration fees will be accepted at the event as well.

LaQuinta Inn & Suites (Grand Prairie) is offering a special rate for this event. Reservations must be made by May 9, 2014, to receive special pricing.

King Room Special Rate: $94.00/night plus tax
LaQuinta Inn & Suites (Grand Prairie)
2131 Interstate 20
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(214) 412-3220