Tuesday, 08 Jul 2014
Teleworkshop: Department Chair Intensive: How to Balance Teaching, Research (and Life!) While Transitioning into an Academic Role
Facilitated by Julie Artis, associate professor of sociology at Depaul University, Chicago; sponsored by the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity.
Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014
Now that you have earned tenure and promotion, you may be wondering, "What's next?" Maybe you are considering serving your university or another institution in a different capacity than you have in the past. This workshop will offer some aspects to consider for the next phase Do you have ongoing guilt or shame about how much time you spend avoiding your work because it's painful to write, or you're no longer sure exactly where or how to start?
Friday, 18 Jul 2014
"Misadventures: A story of success after a mishap." Register online for this free event.
Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014
o Are you confused about when to say "yes" and "no" to other people's requests? o Do you often say "yes" to requests without realizing the impact that response will have on your time and productivity? o Do you find yourself feeling angry and resentful during the academic year because you've said "yes" too often? You're not alone! Many faculty (pre and post-tenure) find it incredibly difficult to sort out when, why and how to say "NO".
Thursday, 24 Jul 2014
In this four-week course (July 24 and 31, August 3 and 10) you will learn the basics of planning and executing a stress-free course. Through weekly calls and exercises, you will develop the skills you need to teach effectively with less time and stress. Participants can revise a current course or plan a new one.