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Program Orientation. Open only to registered participants.
Check Canvas for room assignments. Open only to registered participants.
Lunch will be served starting at 11:45AM. This lunch is an opportunity for you to meet with Dean of the Faculty Kevin McLaughlin (English) in a small-group setting and learn more about the work of his office and about tenure and promotion at Brown. It is also a chance for you to get answers to questions and concerns you have about being a junior faculty member at Brown. The Junior Faculty Roundtable is a series of lunches designed to bring new and junior faculty together with campus leaders and senior colleagues to explore a variety of faculty issues. RSVP by noon on Wednesday, September 24th, to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if the event is currently fully subscribed, as there may be cancellations that would enable you to attend.
On the academic job market now or soon? This session will introduce the teaching portfolio and its individual elements, and explain how you can use a teaching portfolio in your search for an academic position. RSVP preferred, register now at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E.... This session is part of the Academic Job Search Series, organized by the CareerLAB & Sheridan Center.
Society suffers when academics avoid engaging in public debates, but the language of scholarly discourse can be ineffective in communicating with the public. Learn ways to approach this problem in a discussion led by Scott Turner (science writer and columnist in the Providence Journal, Director of Web Communications) and Cornelia Dean (science writer and former science editor of The NY Times, and author of Am I Making Myself Clear?, a guide for researchers). RSVP for this brown-bag discussion for faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students online at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E....
Designing, Facilitating and Assessing a Single Class Session. Open only to registered participants
Workshop: Getting Timely Feedback on Your Teaching Wed 10/8, 12-1pm Sheridan Center (96 Waterman) At this workshop, participants learn about a variety of ways to get feedback they can use to improve their teaching during the semester. This session is part of the Sheridan Center’s Fundamentals: Teaching + Learning Workshop Series, which addresses practical strategies for new instructors. RSVP here – https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...
How do you create a professional profile online? How can you use websites and social media to take control of your online image? This session, led by Sheridan Center Associate Director Carie Cardamone, will provide tips and advice about crafting an online profile for the academic job market. Please register if possible at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E... - your RSVP helps us estimate the number of participants. This session is part of the Academic Job Search Series, organized by the CareerLAB & Sheridan Center.
Roundtable Session 1. Open only to registered participants.
Teaching Philosophy Statements. Open only to registered participants.