Cynthia A. Kierner
Professor of History
Director, Ph.D. Program in History
George Mason University
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Please post and distribute widely the attached flyer and following message from Dr. Laura Lukes:
Call for Applications for PROV 701: Preparing for Careers in the Academy Deadline March 27
Are you an advanced PhD or MFA candidate interested in a career in higher education? Will you be on the job market, applying for academic positions during the 2017-18 or 2018-19 academic years? PROV 701: Preparing for Careers in the Academy is a selective year-long cohort program designed to help PhD students and terminal-degree MFA students prepare for their future careers in the academy by developing teaching and mentoring expertise, drafting important components of the academic job application, and exploring different types of academic careers. In particular, participants will learn about best practices in teaching and learning, enhance their understanding of the academic job search process, and develop strategies for mentoring graduate students. To learn full details about the seminar and to apply, visit the webpage or email [log in to unmask]. Applications are due on Monday, March 27.
Laura Lukes, Ph.D.
Assistant Director-Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence (CTFE)
Affiliate Assistant Professor-Atmospheric, Oceanic, & Earth Sciences (AOES)