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 2018 Tenure Academy will be held at the Teaching, Learning and Professional Development Center on Monday, November 12th. 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.

2018 Tenure Academy Agenda

1:15 - 5:00 p.m. Monday, November 12, 2018
1:15-1:30
Registration and Refreshments
1:30-1:45
Welcome and Introduction
Genevieve Durham DeCesaro, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
1:45-2:30
Successfully Navigating Your Third Year Review and More (Panel Discussion)
Andrew Gibb, Theatre & Dance
Heather Greenhalgh-Spencer, Curriculum & Instruction
Jeremy Schwartz, Philosophy
2:30-2:45
The Office of the Vice President of Research: Planning Your Research Agenda
Abigail Swingen, Faculty Fellow, Office of the Vice President of Research
2:45-3:00
Break
3:00-3:40
From a Chair's Perspective: What We Look For (Panel Discussion)
Erin Collopy, Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures
Sean Cunningham, History
Mark Wallace, Natural Resource Management
3:40-4:00
The Tenure Process: A Provost Perspective
Michael Galyean, Provost and Senior Vice President
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:

2017 Tenure Academy Agenda

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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