Planning your Academic Career for Upcoming Professors (PAC-UP) summer and fall 2017 programs schedule

Overview of the faculty job application process

Launching your academic job search and application material preparation overview

Learn how to organize your academic job search and the basics of the materials required for a faculty application.  More information

  • Parnassus:  July 11, 2017 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Mission Bay:  August 23, 2017 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Faculty hiring requirements

What hiring committees are looking for in candidates

What are hiring committees looking for when hiring faculty members? What skills will get you a position at your target institution? Which institution is right for your skill level? Find out how to use the Academic Career Readiness Assessment tool to present yourself as a competitive candidate for a faculty position. More information

  • Parnassus:  July 13, 2017 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Mission Bay:  August 31, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

 

Developing your CV and cover letter for a faculty position

You may have just two minutes to convince your reader that you are the right fit for a faculty position. In this workshop, we will discuss how you can strategically tailor your CV and Cover Letter to different types of institutions. More information

  • For Research/Teaching (RT) institutions (primarily undergraduate, liberal arts, and master's granting universities):
    • Parnassus:  July 20, 2017 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. Canceled
    • Rescheduled:  Parnassus, July 31, 2017 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • R1 institutions:
    • Mission Bay:  September 6, 2017 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

 

 

Developing your research, teaching, and diversity statements for a faculty position

In this workshop, we will discuss how candidates can strategically tailor their research, teaching, and diversity statements to different types of institutions.  More information

  • For Research/Teaching (RT) institutions (primarily undergraduate, liberal arts, and master's granting universities):
    • Parnassus: July 20, 2017 2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Canceled
    • Rescheduled: Parnassus, July 31, 2017 2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • R1 institutions:
    • Mission Bay: September 6, 2017 1:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

 

Getting feedback on your application materials for a faculty position

Bring a copy of your materials at an advanced stage of development and leave with a plan to improve your application.  More information

  • Parnassus:  July 27, 2017 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Mission Bay:  September 14, 2017 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

The job talk for a faculty position

Not exactly ready for your job talk?  This workshop will cover the in's and out's of giving a good job talk.  More information

  • For Research/Teaching (RT) institutions (primarily undergraduate, liberal arts, and master's granting universities):  August 31, 2017 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • R1 institutions:  October 6, 2017 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The chalk talk for a faculty position

This seminar will cover the in's and out's of giving a good chalk talk. More information

  • October 2017

 

Negotiating your faculty job offer

Waiting for a faculty job offer? This seminar will introduce you to the negotiation process and what items can be negotiated.  More information

  • November 2017

 

Developing a budget and negotiation strategy 

This workshop will help you create your budget and practice your negotiation strategy for a faculty position.  More information

  • November 15, 2017