2022 Academic Careers Workshop Apply Today!
June 9, 2022 - June 12, 2022
The 2022 Academic Careers Workshop will be held in person, June 9-12 in Chicago, IL. The annual workshop provides mentoring for assistant and associate level faculty, senior doctoral students, and postdocs about academic careers in computing. The workshop targets participants from the following communities: African Americans/Blacks, Native Americans/Indigenous, Hispanics/Latinx, and People with Disabilities.
The workshop includes diverse senior faculty discussing the following topics:
• Tenure and promotion process
• Launching a research program
• Effective teaching strategies
• Promotion to full professor
• Effective strategies for proposal writing
• Affinity Research Group Model for effective research teams
The workshop also includes a panel of representatives from different funding agencies and mock proposal review sessions, whereby participants have an opportunity to review actual proposals. The mock review sessions provide significant insights into proposal writing.
The workshop is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation. The grant covers the cost of travel, lodging and meals for all participants.
Applications are due April 4, 11:59 p.m. PST.