Mon. April 15, 2019 2:20 PM to 3:00 PM
Pentagon A&B, Marriott Crystal Gateway
In this session, participants will be able to hear presentations surrounding the experiences of faculty members. This session explores many areas, including faculty perceptions at Hispanic-serving institutions, the journeys of engineering faculty members, and the experiences of dual-career couples during the faculty interview process. In addition, collaborations with faculty on grant proposals, the results of seed investments to promote trans-institutional collaborations, and areas to improve the recruitment, retention, promotion, and job satisfaction of faculty in STEM departments will be covered.
Dr. Bruk T Berhane and Dr. Christine S. Grant
Diversity and Inclusion and Research Partnership Development: Can Seed Investments Really Help Promote Trans-institutional Collaborations?
Mr. Yousef Jalali (Virginia Tech), Ms. Christine Tysor (Virginia Tech), Dr. Vinod K. Lohani (Virginia Tech), and Dr. Christian Matheis (Guilford College)