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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.

Registration is now open!

Tenure Academy 202 Agenda:

1:30-1:45 Welcome and Introduction Jaclyn Canas-Carrell, Interim Vice Provost for Curriculum

1:45-2:15 Successfully Navigating Your Third Year Review and More (Panel Discussion) Anthony Cozzolino, Chemistry & Biochemisty, Dave Louis, Education, & Andrea Romi, Business

2:15-2:30 The Office of Research & Innovation: Planning Your Research Agenda Kay Tindle, Managing Director, Research Development Team (RDT), Vice President of Research

2:30-2:45 The Office of Outreach & Engagement: Incorporating Engagement into Your Scholarship John Opperman, Associate Vice President for Outreach & Engagement

2:45-3:00 Break

3:00-3:40 From a Chair’s Perspective: What We Look For (Panel Discussion) Scott Burris, Agricultural Education & Communications Carmen Pereira-Muro, Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures Sterling Shumway, Community, Family & Addiction Sciences

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


  1. Nov

    Tenure Academy – (November 17, 2020 01:30 PM – 05:00 PM)

    Virtual Session


    Available Seats: 294

    2020 Tenure Academy Agenda Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/95023817908

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