Develop Your Career
The NextProf Science Workshop is designed to encourage talented scientists and mathematicians with a demonstrated commitment to diversity to consider academia — an exciting and rewarding career. We will help you develop strategies to strengthen your ability to pursue an academic career. Travel, lodging, and meals will be provided. Learn more at About NextProf.
Listen. Learn. Network.
At NextProf Science, you will learn:
- how the faculty search process works
- how to build successful research programs
- how to form a teaching and mentoring philosophy
- why a network is important
Expand your network at NextProf. Join colleagues, faculty, and academic leaders from across the country. Spend time with your host department, meeting faculty who share your interests. Learn how diverse faculty embrace the challenges of research and teaching. Share conversations with successful faculty members about their goals and views of academia.
Deadline: Closed for 2017. Check back next year for the 2018 workshop
Helpful hints at “How to Apply”
Missed the deadline? If you are interested in Engineering, try UM’s NextProf Engineering in September, 2017. Or check back for our 2018 NextProf Science.