Exploring Faculty Careers

Find out about the different types of faculty careers and their requirements

Our office has been developing a new tool to assess the skills required for different faculty positions. The tool, called the Academic Career Readiness Assessment (ACRA) framework, was developed with a grant from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.

Attend our workshop

We offer a unique workshop to help you explore faculty careers and plan your training to attain your career goal: "Exploring and Preparing for Faculty Careers". Visit our workshop page to find out next dates.

 

Watch a video:  

  • iBiology: LIFE AT A PRIMARILY UNDERGRADUATE INSTITUTION (PUI) by A. MALCOLM CAMPBELL
    A. Malcolm Campbell is a Professor of Biology at Davidson College. Campbell tells us about his experiences as a professor at a PUI. He has developed course curricula, written a textbook, published papers, and together with his students, he conducts genomic and synthetic biology research. He loves his work and encourages everybody to seek out a job that allows them to have fun.

Next Step:

Find out how to get hired as a faculty