Fall 2017 Diversity Workshop
Publicly Engaged Scholarship and Full Participation in the University of the 21st Century
Friday, September 29, 2017
Kent Student Center - Ballroom Balcony, Kent Campus
Please join us Friday, September 29, 2017 for the Diversity Workshop, "Publicly Engaged Scholarship and Full Participation in the University of the 21st Century". This is a program hosted by the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with a focus on surviving and thriving in academia.
This year’s speaker is Timothy Eatman, Ph.D., inaugural Dean of the Honors Living-Learning Community and Associate Professor of Urban Education in the College of Arts & Sciences at Rutgers University. As co-principal investigator of Imaging America's (IA) Tenure Team Initiative on Public Scholarship, he co-authored its widely cited report, “Scholarship in Public: Knowledge Creation and Tenure Policy in the Engaged University” (2008) with IA’s founding director, Julie Ellison.
The Faculty and Staff Session will take place 9:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and will include breakfast and lunch. The Administrator Session will follow at 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. and is intended for only vice presidents, deans and department chairs. Light refreshments will be offered at the afternoon session.