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Thriving in Academia: Building a Teaching-Focused Career

Thursday, April 6 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Thriving in Academia: Building a Teaching-Focused Career

Dr. Karen Huxtable

Join us for a discussion of the 2022 book, “Thriving in Academia: Building a Career at a Teaching-Focused Institution,” by Ansburg, Basham, and Gurung.  The e-book is available from the McDermott Library,  Participants are welcome, but not required, to read some or all of the book before we meet.   We will discuss building a career at an R1 institution and the particular challenges and advantages faced by nontenure-system faculty and share recommendations for proactive strategies to shape a rewarding and fulfilling teaching career.

Participation in this workshop fulfills part of the requirements of the Graduate Teaching Certificates.

MS Teams - 4-5pm Thursday, April 6, 2023

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Event Type

Meetings & Conferences

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff, Graduate Students


Career and Professional Development


Center for Teaching and Learning

#Building Teaching-Teams-Focused Career

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