Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 16:00
Webcast

Faculty are often asked to hold challenging discussions and topics in meetings with students and colleagues, and as managers of staff and other members of their research groups. Navigating these situations often requires strategies beyond those typically used to manage daily group dynamics. In this... read more about Managing Difficult Conversations While Leading Meetings Effectively »

Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 10:00
Webcast

Current and past APT Committee members will discuss the different stages of the tenure and promotion review process, components of a dossier, and tips and strategies to successfully navigate the tenure and promotion process. The workshop is particularly relevant to tenure track assistant professors... read more about Advancement and Promotion (Tenure Track) »

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 09:00
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Experienced colleagues and peers to discuss the reappointment and promotion process for different types of non-tenure track faculty, and provide examples of resources and opportunities for growth and advancement. The workshop will cover a number of topics, including the variability of standards... read more about Advancement and Promotion (Non-Tenure Track) »

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 - 15:00
Webcast

Discussing contentious and difficult topics in the classroom is an essential part of the learning experience. These topics provide opportunities for deepening understanding of complex issues and learning about different perspectives and approaches, but they can also create dynamics that are not... read more about Navigating Difficult Topics in the Laboratory and Classroom »

Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 10:00
Webcast

Departmental and school-wide leaders are key in advancing the Duke values of respect, trust, inclusion, discovery and fairness. To further this mission, it is essential to have the support, motivation and engagement of the faculty to serve as strong local leaders who uphold and advance these norms... read more about Empowering Your Faculty to Partner in Improving Climate and Culture in Your Unit »

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - 16:00
Webcast

Discussions around inclusion and equity in academia reflect the ongoing challenges we experience in broader society, and faculty often hold important roles at the forefront of the discourse. In classrooms, labs, and meetings, faculty serve as the leaders who set the tone and uphold behaviors that... read more about Fostering an Equitable Climate and Culture in Your Unit »

Thursday, April 13, 2023 - 09:00
Webcast

Faculty work to gain local and national prominence to successfully advance in their careers, and many use a number of strategies to expand the reach of their scholarship and influence. Some are deeply involved in their disciplinary associations, some hold a large social media presence, some engage... read more about Amplifying Your Voice Inside and Outside the University »