Educational Programs, Workshops, Seminars, New Idea Session, and Small Group Discussions
60 Minute Workshop
SP-116 - Pathway to Promotion for Early Career Faculty: Pearls of Wisdom
Saturday, March 14, 2020
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Early career faculty members and individuals applying for an entry-level position in an academic institution should have a fundamental knowledge of the promotion process. Assembling a dossier to best represent one’s teaching, research and service can be an overwhelming and anxiety-ridden experience for early career faculty, even though this is a critical step towards promotion. During this session, a select panel will share strategies that new educators can use to facilitate the preparation for promotion and tenure process. The audience will have the possibility to engage the panel and ask questions.
Define the terminology pertinent to dental faculty career advancement and promotion according to the CODA standards, ADEA guidelines and the available literature.
Highlight similarities and differences on the promotion process at various institutions (public and private dental schools).
Describe the promotion process and identify answers provided by experts to key challenges related to career advancement that early career educators usually face.