The COVID-19 Crisis as a Test of Followership

The COVID-19 Crisis as a Test of Followership

The COVID-19 crisis has brought into sharp focus many of the challenges facing leaders in times of uncertainty and fear. Much has been written about different leaders’ responses to the pandemic, their many inadequacies and limited successes. Much less has been written about followership in times of crisis like the present one.

Dr. Andrew Pron is the Director of Instructional Technology and Online Learning at Cabrini University with 15 years of diverse experience in academic administration. Areas of expertise include blended and online learning; program development; faculty development (instructional technology, blended and online learning); curriculum and instruction and leadership.