by Martinella Dryburgh
5 November 2020
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In this PAUSE for Pedagogy, Martinella Dryburgh discusses how she uses an episode of the popular TV show The Office to discuss delegation with students. During the class students examine what delegation is, why it’s an important skill for leaders, and how to delegate properly. Read the article, then watch the video interview with Martinella and PAUSE co-editor Dan Jenkins.
Martinella Dryburgh, Ph.D. is the Executive Director and Leslie B. Crane Chair of Leadership Studies at the Posey Leadership Institute at Austin College in Sherman, Texas. She explores various ways to include digital media to teach leadership studies, especially freely available podcasts. Her research focuses on experiential learning, civic engagement, and service learning in leadership studies curriculum.