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The Faculty Role

October 4, 2013                            Schlegel Hall 407                            12:30 - 4:15

Exploring the roles and responsibilities of academic careers; alumni perspectives on transitioning from graduate student to faculty member; discipline specific expectations and challenges in the job search; building a CV; preparing to interview.

Brown Bag Lunch 12:30 - 1:00

Plenary 1:00 - 1:35

The Faculty Role

Wendi Heinzelman, Dean, Graduate Studies, Arts, Sciences and Engineering

Alumni Panel:  “Alumni Perspectives on Becoming Faculty” 1:35 - 2:30
Stephen Demanchick
Assistant Professor, Art Therapy,
Nazareth College
Nirmala Fernandes

Director, Academic Affairs,
Georgetown University
Daniel Jenkins
Associate Professor, Music Theory, University of South Carolina
Louima Lilite

Assistant Professor,Voice, Oklahoma Baptist University
Susan Lowey, PhD
Hartford Foundation & Atlantic Philanthropies Fagin Fellow, University of Rochester

Disciplinary Breakouts:  Navigating for Your Job Search 2:45 - 4:15
Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Tom DiPiero, Dean, Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies
Wendi Heinzelman, Dean, Graduate Studies for Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Jeffrey Runner, Associate Professor, Linguistics

Eastman School of Music
David Headlam, Professor, Music Theory

School of Medicine and Dentistry
Edith Lord, Senior Associate Dean, Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs, SMD

School of Nursing
Jane Tuttle, Professor, Nursing

Simon School of Business
Ron Kaniel, Professor, Business Administration

Warner School of Education

Raffaella Borasi, Dean, Warner School of Education