The Role of Faculty in Centers Institutes in Higher Ed

I happened upon a conversation on Twitter about institutes where the original poster was asking whether people had been involved in starting or leading any centers or institutes on campus. I was surprised at how involved and committed people were … Continue reading

Predicting the future: What’s after grad school?

For my final blog post of my Preparing the Future Professoriate class, I decided to focus on something that is constantly on the mind of graduate students: What am I doing with my life after graduation? I think about this Continue reading Predicting the future: What’s after grad school?

Holding tenured faculty accountable

Who remembers the episode of Friends when Ross get’s tenure? Even for those not in academia, tenure is known as one of the most prestigious, accomplishments an academic could receive. Although there are grants and promotions to full faculty, the Continue reading Holding tenured faculty accountable

College Professors Reactions to MOOC’s

I’ve had email subscriptions to EdX, Coursera, and Udemy and even taken a “free” course through the massive online open course format, more commonly known as MOOC nowadays. I think it’s quite neat, and judging by the many students all … Continue reading

Part III: A Path Towards Hybrid Institutes of Higher Education of the Future

During the summer of 2020 in the early months of the Covid-19 pandemic, a group of leaders from Deloitte’s Center for Higher Education Excellence and the Strada Education Network jointly recruited leaders to discuss and disseminate ideas for the future of the higher education sector. The group highlighted the key findings from their discussions onContinue reading “Part III: A Path Towards Hybrid Institutes of Higher Education of the Future”