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Academic Job Search

To register for the series entitled Faculty Conversations on the Academic Job Search and Academic Life, co-sponsored by Career Services and the Deputy Provost, e-mail message to or call (215) 898-7530.

All Faculty Conversations are held from noon -1 p.m. Location varies.

February 7, Graduate Student Center
Preparing for a Campus Interview for an Academic Job; Dr. Stefano Cracolici, assistant professor of romance languages.

February 14, Graduate Student Center
Behind the Scenes with a Search Committee; Dr. Dwight Jaggard, professor of electrical engineering, SEAS, Dr. Ingrid Arauco, associate professor of music, Haverford College.

February 18, Golkin Room, Houston Hall
Negotiating an Academic Job Offer--Humanities/Social Sciences; Dr. Julia Lynch, assistant professor of sociology.

March 4, Location to be announced
Negotiating an Academic Job Offer--Science/Engineering; Dr. Mecky Pohlschroder, assistant professor of biology.

March 21, Graduate Student Center
Having a Life: Balancing Professional and Personal Responsibilities; Dr. Nancy Rothbard, assistant professor of management, The Wharton School.

March 25, Graduate Student Center
Understanding the Tenure System; Dr. Walter Licht, associate dean & acting associate dean for graduate studies, school of arts and sciences, professor of history.

April 1, Ben Franklin Room, Houston Hall
Making the Most of Your First Year in a New Faculty Position--Humanities and Social Sciences; Dr. Matthew Hartley, assistant professor of education.

April 15, Ben Franklin Room, Houston Hall
Making the Most of Your First Year in a New Faculty Position--Science; speaker to be announced.


  Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 20, February 4, 2003