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A Humanities Faculty Career at a Small Liberal Arts College: Lunch with Laury Ward, PhD’11

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Laury Ward, Ph.D.Dr. Laury Ward, Associate Professor of Classics at Hillsdale College, will join interested students at an informal lunch gathering to discuss her career as a faculty member at a small liberal arts college. This event is part of her visit to campus as the Preparing Future Faculty alumni speaker for 2019. Join the lunch to hear about the differences between faculty careers at a research institution like Duke and a SLAC, to learn how she succeeded on the path to tenure and promotion, or to gain insight on how to navigate the hiring process at religiously influenced institutions. Enrollment is limited to facilitate conversation.

Co-sponsored by The Graduate School's Preparing Future Faculty program, the Certificate in College Teaching, and the Academic Job Search Series. Questions? Contact The Graduate School’s professional development team at

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Graduate School Annex/Financial Aid Building (behind The Graduate School), 2127A Campus Drive, 2nd floor conference room

Event Category

  • Professional Development
  • Professionalism and Scholarly Integrity
  • Teaching and Mentoring