Thriving as an Associate Professor Series

The Thriving as an Associate Professor Series is a set of seminars designed to assist mid-career faculty in strategizing for a successful career.

You Made Tenure, Now What?

You’ve achieved tenure at Illinois, but do you know what comes next? Join fellow newly-tenured colleagues from the Illinois campus and a panel of speakers to discuss tips and strategies to help you plan and set goals for next steps as you enter this new and exciting phase of your career.

Thursday, October 12, 2017
8:30 – 10:00 AM
1005 Beckman Institute

Nuts and Bolts of Writing Tenure Review Letters

You have been asked to review a tenure dossier for a faculty member at another university. What exactly is included (and should not be included) in these tenure review letters? Join us as we discuss the nuts and bolts of writing useful and academically rigorous tenure review letters.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Heritage Room, ACES Library

Preparing for Full: Strategies to Plan for Your Promotion

How do you put together a strong package for promotion to Full Professor? Learn from your colleagues who have successfully navigated key Provost’s Communications related to promotion to the next level.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
8:30 – 10:00 AM
1005 Beckman Institute

Making the Most of Your Sabbatical

Are you planning for a sabbatical? Whether you are going on one next semester or sometime in the future, don’t miss this session! We will discuss expectations regarding sabbaticals and how you can make the most of your time during your leave.

Thursday, March 22, 2018
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Heritage Room, ACES Library

If you have questions about these workshops, please contact provostevents@illinois.edu.