Academic Job Search Series: Interview Days and the Tenure Process [HMS/HSDM Office of Postdoctoral Fellows event]


Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 4:30pm to 6:30pm


Armenise Amphitheatre, 200 Longwood Avenue, Boston MA
Understanding Interview Day(s) and the Tenure Process in Different Academic Settings

In this facilitated discussion, attendees will benefit from the perspective of current department chairs and senior faculty members who have experience interviewing candidates for junior faculty positions and evaluating faculty at the promotion and tenure phases. Panelists will be able to share experience from a diverse array of academic institutions: Boston University, Emmanuel College, Harvard Medical School and Wellesley College. Attendees will learn about the interview process at these institutions, how they are designed to identify candidates likely to be successful in their respective environments, and what success on the tenure track at these institutions requires.

Confirmed Panelists include:
Lauren Nolfo-Clements, Chair and Associate Professor of Biology, Suffolk University
Marc Tetel, Chair and Professor of Neuroscience, Wellesley College
Todd Williams, Chair and Associate Professor of Biology; Emmanuel College

Panel Discussion: 4:30-6:00pm
Networking and Reception: 6:00-6:30pm


This event is part of the Academic Job Search Series and is co-sponsored by the HMS/HSDM Office for Postdoctoral Fellows and the HMS Program in Graduate Education