Texas Tech University

Tenure Academy

The Texas Tech University Tenure Academy is an annual event which provides tenure-track faculty members with information and strategies necessary for them to effectively advance through the tenure and promotion process at Texas Tech. By attending presentations from administrators as well as faculty members, attendees of the Tenure Academy will be exposed to an invaluable wealth of experience and advice on topics such as compiling a dossier, developing research projects, and successfully navigating the third year review process.

The 2017 Tenure Academy will be held at the Teaching, Learning and Professional Development Center on Thursday, November 16th. Please check our website for updates and registration information. If you have any questions regarding Tenure Academy, please contact Micah Logan at micah.m.logan@ttu.edu or by phone at 806-834-0093.

2017 Tenure Academy Agenda

1:30 - 5:00 p.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017
1:15-1:30 Registration and Refreshments
1:30-1:45 Welcome and Introduction
Genevieve Durham DeCesaro, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
1:45-2:05 The Tenure Process: A Provost Perspective
Michael Galyean, Provost and Senior Vice President
2:05-2:25 The Office of the Vice President of Research
Pat DeLucia, Associate Vice President for Research
2:20-3:05 From a Chair's Perspective: What We Look For (Panel Discussion)
Michael Orth, Animal & Food Sciences
Rattikorn Hewett, Computer Science
Sterling Shumway, Community, Family & Addiction Sciences
3:05-3:15 Break
3:15-4:00 Successfully Navigating Your Third Year Review and More (Panel Discussion)
Liz Karam, Management
Scott Longing, Plant & Soil Science
Emily Skidmore, History
4:00-5:00 Organizing a Tenure Dossier at Texas Tech University
Rob Stewart, Senior Vice Provost

Register here for Tenure Academy, and enter "Tenure Academy" in the search field.

Past Tenure Academy Agendas:

2016 Tenure Academy Agenda

2015 Tenure Academy Agenda

2014 Tenure Academy Agenda

2013 Tenure Academy Agenda

2012 Tenure Academy Workshop Descriptions

2011 Tenure Academy Agenda

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