November 16, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
423 ILR Conference Center, 140 Garden Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853

Four Cornell faculty members will address issues such as mentoring, expectations, how to put together a tenure package, the decision at the departmental level, what happens both in the dean’s office and when the package arrives on the provost’s desk. 

December 5, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
423 ILR Conference Center, 140 Garden Ave, Ithaca, NY 14853

Designed for newly tenured associate professors, this session addresses understanding the promotion to full professor process; keeping your research program on track post tenure; managing service and work life; and planting the seeds for future academic leadership. Panelists include Judy Appleton, Vice Provost and the Alfred H. Caspary Professor of Immunology in the Baker Institute for Animal Health; Kevin Hallock, Dean of the School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and Professor of Economics and Human Resources Studies; and John Siliciano, Vice Provost and Professor of Law.

December 11, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cornell Health, Ho Plaza, Tang Conference Center Rooms 127C and 127D, Ithaca, New York 14853

Cornell Health
Tang Conference Center 127C and 127D
Designed for Cornell faculty members, this program points out key indicators that a student is struggling, identifies factors to gauge the situation severity, provides suggestions on talking with the student, and identifies resources for assistance and support. Attendees will watch a film and a discussion will be facilitated by Catherine Thrasher-Carroll, director of the mental health program, Skorton Center for Health Initiatives. Lunch is provided at 11:30 AM. Please register by December 6, 2017.

Sponsored by Academic Human Resources, this certificate-bearing program is designed for Academic Professionals who periodically lead projects, labs, initiatives, or classes and formally or informally direct the activities of staff, students or volunteers.  Contacts:  Michael V. Esposito, and Pam Strausser

Sponsored by Academic HR, this day-long session from 8:30 AM-4 PM with the Cornell Interactive Theatre Ensemble explores how faculty can address conflict and maintain healthy relationships in an inclusive climate. To register, contact Pam Strausser at or 607-254-1525.