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Future Faculty Event to Enhance Diversity at Liberal Arts Colleges
October 21, 2019, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Faculty from top liberal arts colleges are coming to University of Michigan on October 21 and 22 to promote greater diversity in the faculty at their institutions. Attendees will have the rare opportunity to meet one-on-one with a faculty member to discuss your individual job application portfolio materials (CVs, teaching philosophies, research statements, etc.) and hear about job opportunities at these colleges. Attendees will also hear about work-life at a liberal arts college and network with faculty, administrators, and diversity officers from participating colleges. Registration closes on October 13 to allow time for scheduling one-on-one consultation meetings.
Please note that one-on-one meetings will be scheduled once registration is closed on October 13. The brief outline of the agenda for this event is below:
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Panel: Academic Life at Liberal Arts Colleges
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lunch: Roundtable Discussion of Social and Intellectual Life at Liberal Arts Colleges
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Discipline Workshops
2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. One-on-One Meetings (to be scheduled only with registered participants)
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Networking Reception
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. One-on-One Meetings (to be scheduled only with registered participants)
Registration is required at https://myumi.ch/WweX7.
We want to ensure full and equitable participation in our events. If an accommodation would promote your full participation in this event, please follow the registration link to indicate your accommodation requirements. Please let us know as soon as possible in order to have adequate time (one week preferred) to arrange for your requested accommodation(s) or an effective alternative.