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This week, you learned about Birnbaum’s four models of organizational behavior—b

This week, you learned about Birnbaum’s four models of organizational behavior—bureaucratic, political, collegial, and anarchical. These models describe the way that members interact and the way that decisions are made in academic institutions. For this Discussion, you will use the following scenario to apply your knowledge of these models to a real-world situation. Scenario: Deborah M. has just been promoted from a senior faculty position to the position of provost of her university. The deadline for reaccreditation is fast approaching,…