Faculty Conversations on Academic Job Search and Academic Life
Understanding the Tenure System; Joseph Farrell, associate dean for Arts and Letters, SAS, and professor of Classical studies; March 1, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Golkin Room, Houston Hall.
Dual Career Couples and Family Responsibilities: Balancing Professional and Personal Responsibilities—Humanities and Social Sciences; Marybeth Gasman, assistant professor of education; Edward Epstein, artist, teacher and coordinator, 40th St. Artist-in-Residence; March 22, noon-1 p.m., Room 97, McNeil Building.
Dual Career Couples and Family Responsibilities: Balancing Professional and Personal Responsibilities—Sciences and Engineering; Mechthilde Pohlschroder, assistant professor of biology; March 24, noon-1 p.m., Terrace Room, Logan Hall.
Co-sponsored by Career Services and the Office of the Provost, this series features topics of interest to doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows who are looking for academic jobs and planning on academic careers. Speakers are faculty members and administrators from Penn and area institutions. This is the tenth year this series has been offered. Doctoral students on, or planning to go on, the academic job market have found the speakers’ remarks and the question/discussion period to be helpful.Subsequent panels will be held in April; details to be announced.
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Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 22, February 22, 2005
February 22, 2005
Volume 51 Number 22