Past Events: Leadership

Getting a Great Deal: The Art of Negotiation

12:00–1:00 pm
Zoom

Learn negotiation principles to help you navigate the various negotiations you face in your personal and academic lives.

Feb.
26

Searching for Excellence: Faculty Search Training

3:30–5:00 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Attend an updated faculty search training program offered through the Office of the Provost. Learn about resources for faculty hiring. Based on behavioral science research and best practices from the National Science Foundation ADVANCE program, this training provides concrete, actionable steps to improve the faculty search process. This session will be led by the Office of the Provost, the Office of Legal Counsel, and the Office for Affirmative Action.

Mar.
4

Searching for Excellence: Faculty Search Training

10:00–11:30 am
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Attend an updated faculty search training program offered through the Office of the Provost. Learn about resources for faculty hiring. Based on behavioral science research and best practices from the National Science Foundation ADVANCE program, this training provides concrete, actionable steps to improve the faculty search process. This session will be led by the Office of the Provost, the Office of Legal Counsel, and the Office for Affirmative Action.

Feb.
28

Diversifying Your Staff Hiring Pool

12:00–1:30 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, room 201B

This evidence-based, interactive working session addresses the hiring needs of the University’s academic and professional units.

Feb.
19

Searching for Excellence: Faculty Search Training

1:30–3:00 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Attend an updated faculty search training program offered through the Office of the Provost. Learn about resources for faculty hiring. Based on behavioral science research and best practices from the National Science Foundation ADVANCE program, this training provides concrete, actionable steps to improve the faculty search process. This session will be led by the Office of the Provost, the Office of Legal Counsel, and the Office for Affirmative Action.

Jan.
31

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

BSD Dean's Office Seminar

11:00–12:00 am
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

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

Searching for Excellence: Faculty Search Training

11:00 am–12:30 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Learn about best practices in faculty search in this interactive, 90-minute workshop.

Dec.
5

Searching for Excellence: Faculty Search Training

11:30 am–1:00 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Learn about best practices in faculty search in this interactive, 90-minute workshop.

Dec.
4

Diversifying Your Staff Hiring Pool

12:00–1:30 pm
William Eckhardt Research Center, Room 401

This evidence-based, interactive working session addresses the hiring needs of the University’s academic and professional units

Nov.
5

Science/Technology Studies and Japan: Animating Ecological Futures

9:00 am–5:00 pm
Franke Institute for the Humanities

This symposium will focus on environmental projects emerging in the wake of climate change, disasters, and disturbances.

Oct.
17

PATHS Resource Fair and Reception

5:00–6:00 pm
UChicagoGRAD

Professional Advancement and Training for Humanists and Humanistic Social Scientists (PATHS) invites faculty and PhD students in the Humanities Division, Social Sciences Division, and the Divinity School to learn more about everything UChicagoGRAD has to offer.

Oct.
15

Diversifying Your Staff Hiring Pool

12:00–1:30 pm
Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Find out how your academic unit can identify and hire diverse, excellent staff.

May.
23

Developing International Collaborations

12:30–1:30 pm
Eckhardt Research Center, Room 201B

Learn more about UChicago Global and find out how you can take advantage of related resources.

May.
22

Time Management for an Academic Career

12:30–2:00 pm
Levi Hall, Fourth floor conference room

This workshop will help you navigate the challenges of balancing teaching, mentoring, writing, research, service, and family life

May.
8

Personal Meaning and Vision

3:00–5:00 pm
Levi Hall, Fourth Floor Conference Room

Learn how to identify and articulate personal vision, values, and direction for your academic career.

Mar.
13

Time Management for an Academic Career

3:00–5:00 pm
Levi Hall, Fourth Floor Conference Room

This workshop will support scholars as they navigate the challenges of balancing teaching, mentoring, writing, research, service, and family life.

Nov.
9

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