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Behind the Scenes with the Search Committee: The Application Package - Humanities and Social Sciences

Thursday, September 28, 2017
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

In this session, a panel of faculty in the humanities and social sciences will discuss the faculty recruitment process from the search committee's perspective. Topics include what the search committee looks for in application documents (CV, cover letter, research/teaching statements), the screening process, and selecting candidates to interview.

Confirmed panelists:

  • Sujin Pak Boyer, PhD, Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity, Duke Divinity School (PhD '06, Religion)
  • David R. Long, PhD, Dean & Department Head, Arts, Sciences & University Transfer, Durham Technical Community College
  • Christopher Paul, PhD, Assistant Professor of Public Administration, North Carolina Central University (PhD '16, Environmental Policy)

This event is part of the 2017-18 Academic Job Search Series, co-sponsored by The Graduate School, the Duke Career Center, and the Office of Postdoctoral Services. Questions about this event? Contact The Graduate School's professional development team at

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Tarasoff Family Reading Room, Perkins Library (rm 218)
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Event Category

  • Professional Development