Join faculty from top-tier liberal arts institutions for a conversation about applying for faculty positions and teaching at liberal arts colleges. This event, sponsored by the Deputy Provost for Graduate Education in collaboration with Career Advising and Planning Services and Graduate Student Affairs, is FREE to all UChicago graduate and professional school students, but registration is required.
Registration is now closed. Students who would like to request registration for exceptional circumstances, as well as those needing additional assistance or accommodations to attend this event, are requested to contact Brooke Noonan (firstname.lastname@example.org, or 773-702-0871).
Panelists are all alumni or friends of the University of Chicago and now serve on the faculty at prominent liberal arts colleges:
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration opens for graduate student attendees
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch, with welcome by Debbie Nelson, Deputy Provost, and introductions of our panelists
1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Session One: "Why Teach at a Liberal Arts College?"
2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Session Two: "How to Create a Strong Application"
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Networking reception with speakers, students and faculty