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Got Tenure? Now What?


Got Tenure? Now What? 

This program encourages recently tenured faculty on their journey to full professor to invest time in reviewing expectations for promotion to full professor, in order to identify both the strategies and tactics necessary for success.

The 2022 workshop series will be held in ILCB 224 on May 17 and ILCB 315 on May 18.


Day 1: May 17
Includes a menu of workshops reviewing the habits and practices that facilitate success across the possible responsibilities of various faculty titles.

8:30 - 10:00a.m. 
Equipping Faculty to Confidently Navigate Challenging Topics in the Classroom
Nate Poling, Senior Instructional Consultant, Center for Teaching Excellence

10:30a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Promoting Professional Development in Graduate Student Mentoring
Clint Patterson, Instructional Consultant, Center for Teaching Excellence
Julie Harlin, Associate Dean, Graduate and Professional School

1:00 - 2:30p.m. 
Cultivating a Writing Practice: 7 Habits to Increase Your Word Count
Valerie Balester, Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Studies

3:00 - 5:00p.m.            
Enhancing Your Digital Identity
Dong Joon Lee, Associate Professor, University Libraries
Ethel Mejia, Data Analyst, University Libraries
David Lowe, Assistant Professor, University Libraries

Day 2: May 18
Focuses on familiarity with the process and materials submitted by the candidate.
1:00 - 3:00p.m.

Know the Terrain: Promotion Basics and Planning Your Strategy
Heather Wilkinson, Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Associate Provost for Faculty Success

3:30 - 5:00p.m.           
Navigating the Post-Tenure Experience
Heather Wilkinson