Peer Networks

Strategic Networks

ADVANCE hosts a variety of faculty peer networks to support the retention and promotion of women and underrepresented minority faculty at UMD.

Current Faculty Peer Networks

Recruitment for 2021-2022 programs is open. We plan to meet in-person with hybrid formats as necessary. Participants will receive more information about meeting dates and times in July. NOTE: You must be logged into your UMD google account to register. If you have difficulty accessing the form or do not yet have a UMD account, please email dkculpep@umd.edu.

ADVANCING Faculty Diversity (AFD) – Monthly peer network for faculty members and postdoctoral fellows that identify as people of color (all genders) created to enhance agency in career advancement. Professor Bridget Turner Kelly, Associate Professor, College of Education, leads AFD. Click here to register. Click this link to see the call for participation for 2021-2022.

ADVANCING Professional Track Faculty (APTF) – Year-long network of full-time professional track (all genders) created to enhance agency in career advancement. Professors Kaci Thompso, CMNS, and Sheila B. Lalwani, ARHU, lead APTF. Click here to register. Click this link to see the call for participation for 2021-2022.

ADVANCING Together Workshops (AT) – Workshops for associate professors who identify as women created to enhance agency in career advancement to full professor. Professor Brooke Fisher Liu, Professor of Communication and Associate Dean in the Graduate School, facilitates AT. Click here to register. Click this link to see the call for participation for 2021-2022.

Past Faculty Peer Networks

Keeping Our Faculties (KOF) – Year-long network of pre-tenure assistant professors who identify as women created to enhance agency in career advancement.

Leadership Fellows Program – A yearlong professional development program for UMD faculty. The goals of this program are to enhance faculty leadership skills, and to prepare them for administrative positions within their department, college or the University. 

 

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