Feb
4
Tue
2020
Thriving in the Tenure System I: Articulating Your Scholarly Identity Through a Strong Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure Packet @ Henry Center for Executive Development | Lansing | Michigan | United States
Thriving in the Tenure System I: Articulating Your Scholarly Identity Through a Strong Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure Packet @ Henry Center for Executive Development
Feb 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:15 pm

Thriving in the Tenure System I: Articulating Your Scholarly Identity Through a Strong Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure Packet

Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Location: Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107.  Continental breakfast will be served.
This annual workshop is designed to provide guidance to assistant professors in navigating the tenure system at Michigan State University.  Workshop objectives are to:
  • Expand faculty members’ understanding of MSU’s reappointment, promotion, and tenure procedures
  • Discuss approaches to documentation and record-keeping
  • Provide an introduction to writing reflective essays
  • Address common mistakes made on Form D
  • Provide a venue for questions and answers

Please click here to register by January 28, 2020.  Limited in-seat availability. Virtual participation option available through the registration link.

 

 

Feb
11
Tue
2020
Thriving as an Academic Specialist at Michigan State University @ University Club of Michigan State University | Lansing | Michigan | United States
Thriving as an Academic Specialist at Michigan State University @ University Club of Michigan State University
Feb 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Thriving as an Academic Specialist at Michigan State University

Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Location: University Club of MSU, Heritage Room.  Continental breakfast will be served.

The session is designed specifically for academic specialists to provide guidance in navigating the academic specialist system at MSU.

Topics include:

  • History, Roles, Appointment Types and Advancing in the Academic Specialist System
  • Evaluation
  • Form C
  • Reflective Essay
  • Tracking and Documenting your Accomplishments
  • Break-out sessions for tailored, pertinent information by appointment type

Please click here to register by February 4, 2020.  Virtual participation option available for the main session through the registration link.  Breakout sessions will not be offered virtually.

 

Feb
18
Tue
2020
Thriving as a Fixed-Term Faculty Member at Michigan State University @ University Club of Michigan State University | Lansing | Michigan | United States
Thriving as a Fixed-Term Faculty Member at Michigan State University @ University Club of Michigan State University
Feb 18 @ 8:00 am – 11:45 am

Thriving as a Fixed-Term Faculty Member at Michigan State University

Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Location: Heritage Room at the University Club of Michigan State University

The Academic Advancement Network provides professional development opportunities and resources so that all academics at MSU can thrive. The Academic Advancement Network, in collaboration with Academic Human Resources, will host this program for fixed-term faculty, including health programs and FRIB faculty.  This program is designed specifically for fixed-term faculty members to provide important information and strategies about being successful in their careers and their roles at Michigan State University.

Workshop objectives are to:

  • Discuss the changing landscape in higher education and the role fixed-term faculty have in the new climate
  • Clarification about the various academic appointment types at MSU
  • Clarify expectations and set development goals
  • Help individuals recognize the need for mentors and suggest approaches to obtain them
  • Review strategies for documentation and record-keeping
  • Provide breakout sessions focused on policies and procedures around promotion
  • Provide a venue for questions and answers

Please click here to register by February 11, 2020.  Virtual participation option available for the main session through the registration link.  Breakout sessions will not be available virtually.

Mar
9
Mon
2020
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 443 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 443
Mar 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors

The years after attainment of full professorship offer opportunities for directed career advancement and the consideration of formal and informal leadership engagement. Leadership Learning Community members will examine their personal career and leadership goals and discuss strategies for achievement. We will engage scholarship and expertise on career development, peer mentoring, and women’s leadership to guide our discussions, as well as personal and professional development.

You do not need to have attended last year’s Leadership Learning Community to participate. Attendance at all meetings is not necessary.

Participants:

Women professors from all disciplines are encouraged to participate.

Facilitators:

Marilyn AmeyProfessor and Chairperson, Educational Administration, College of Education
Beronda Montgomery, Assistant Provost for Faculty Development-Research, and MSU Foundation Professor, MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Natural Science

2019-20 Dates:

Meeting 1: Friday, September 20                     9:30-11:00 a.m.
Meeting 2: Tuesday, October 29                      1:00-2:30 p.m.
Meeting 3: Tuesday, December 3                    1:00-2:30 p.m.
Meeting 4: Thursday, January 16                    9:00-10:30 a.m.
Meeting 5: Monday, March 9                           2:30-4:00 p.m.
Meeting 6: Monday, April 20                           9:30-11:00 a.m.

Apr
20
Mon
2020
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 155 (Registrar's Office) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors @ Hannah Administration Building, Room 155 (Registrar's Office)
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Tending the Path Forward after Full Professor: Career Paths of Women Professors

The years after attainment of full professorship offer opportunities for directed career advancement and the consideration of formal and informal leadership engagement. Leadership Learning Community members will examine their personal career and leadership goals and discuss strategies for achievement. We will engage scholarship and expertise on career development, peer mentoring, and women’s leadership to guide our discussions, as well as personal and professional development.

You do not need to have attended last year’s Leadership Learning Community to participate. Attendance at all meetings is not necessary.

Participants:

Women professors from all disciplines are encouraged to participate.

Facilitators:

Marilyn AmeyProfessor and Chairperson, Educational Administration, College of Education
Beronda Montgomery, Assistant Provost for Faculty Development-Research, and MSU Foundation Professor, MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Natural Science

2019-20 Dates:

Meeting 1: Friday, September 20                     9:30-11:00 a.m.
Meeting 2: Tuesday, October 29                      1:00-2:30 p.m.
Meeting 3: Tuesday, December 3                    1:00-2:30 p.m.
Meeting 4: Thursday, January 16                    9:00-10:30 a.m.
Meeting 5: Monday, March 9                           2:30-4:00 p.m.
Meeting 6: Monday, April 20                           9:30-11:00 a.m.