College Co-Hosts Faculty Inclusion Efforts Workshop

Monday, May 12, 2008

The College of Engineering is co-sponsoring a workshop on "Faculty Inclusion Efforts in the Biosciences, Technology, and Engineering Disciplines" from 2:30-5:00 p.m. May 15 in the University Centre Board Room.

Featured speaker will be Sonel Y. Shropshire, president of The Academic Network, Inc. and president of The Shropshire Group, Inc.

Part 1, from 2:30-3:40 p.m. will focus on "Building a Diverse STEM Faculty." Part 2, from3:50-5:00 p.m. will center on "Retention of Diverse STEM Faculty.

Those interested in participating can attend Part I, Part II or both sessions. RSVP to jason-wiegand@uiowa.edu by Wednesday, May 14.

In addition to the College of Engineering, the workshop is co-sponsored by the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, Ethnic Inclusion Effort for Iowa Engineering, and Faculty and Staff Fostering Inclusion.