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Professional Development Roundtable: Tips for the First Book, Establishing Authority in a Field, and Navigating the Tenure Track, University of Illinois Press Publishing Symposium

Event Type
Professional Development
academic, publishing, roundtable
University of Illinois Press, OVCR Office of Research and Proposal Development, the Unit for Criticism and Interpretative Theory, the center for advanced Study, and the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
Levis Faculty Center
Feb 15, 2019   1:00 - 2:15 pm  
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In this roundtable, panelists will share their experiences with publishing and navigating academia. They will discuss revising a dissertation and publishing a first book; establishing authority in a field through conferencing, journals, popular press/social media, etc.; and other professionalization issues like work-life balance, pursuing tenure, and publishing after the first book.

Moderator: Dawn Durante, Senior Acquisitions Editor
Matthew Sakiestewa Gilbert, Department of History and Director of American Indian Studies
Ruth Nicole Brown, Department of Gender and Women’s Studies
Nicole Cooke, iSchool

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