Workshops & Events

Faculty Development Program courses and workshops convene the academic community and build relationships across schools and divisions. Programming falls into six overlapping categories: Scholarship, Promotion, and Tenure; Leadership; Teaching; Academic Leadership Series; Academic Communicators Network; and Wellness. 

Stay informed about events and opportunities to learn and build community. Our Campus Community page, as well as the University’s events calendar, will inform you about other events happening on and near campus. 

Upcoming events are listed below. Click on session titles for full program descriptions and to register.

Community Engagement Faculty Workshop

9:30–11:30 am
Wieboldt Hall, Room 310 D/E

Learn the principles and practices that advance the University's institutional commitment to civic engagement.

Dec.
10

BSD Dean’s Office Seminar

11:00 am–11:59 pm
Gordon Center for Integrative Science, Room W301/W303

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has announced a competition for new Investigators and Dr. Dennis McKearin, a Senior Scientific Officer with HHMI, will visit campus to present a seminar about applying to the competition. All eligible BSD faculty who started their tenure-track faculty position between March 1, 2005 and April 1, 2015 are encouraged to attend this event.

Dec.
12

BSD Dean’s Office Seminar

3:00–4:00 pm
Gordon Center for Integrative Science, room W301/W303

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has announced its most recent competition to select new appointees for its Hanna H. Gray Fellows program. The program seeks to improve diversity in the professoriate by supporting fellows who are underrepresented in science. Fellows receive generous support through postdoctoral training and during the early period of their first research faculty position. If you would like to learn more about applying for the program, or about being a faculty mentor for this program, please attend this seminar with Dr. Dennis McKearin, a Senior Scientific Officer with HHMI.

Dec.
12

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