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Future Faculty Event to Enhance Diversity at Liberal Arts Colleges

Thursday, October 25, 10:30 am to 5:00 pm EDT

Faculty from top liberal arts colleges are coming to University of Michigan on October 25 and 26 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 their colleges. Students who attend will also hear about work-life at a liberal arts college and get to network with faculty, administrators, and diversity officers from participating colleges.

Pre-registration is required at

The brief outline of the agenda for this event is below:

Thursday, October 25

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Panel: Academic Life at Liberal Arts Colleges

12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Lunch: Roundtable Discussion of Social and Intellectual Life at Liberal Arts Colleges

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Discipline Workshops

3:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Reception and Closing Remarks

Friday, October 26

8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Individual Faculty Job Document Dossier Meetings (15 minute sessions)


Thursday, October 25
10:30 am to 5:00 pm
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Assembly Hall, 4th Floor, Rackham Building
915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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Rackham Graduate School will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21. We will return at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 26. During the holiday, there will be no processing of application materials and no updates to your Wolverine Access account. After we reopen, there will be a delay in processing application materials. Thank you for your patience as we process the high volume of materials.