Thursday, 11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m., 16A, ACC
Preconvention Workshop for Job Seekers in Foreign Languages
Program arranged by the ADFL Executive Committee. Presiding: Sonja Rae Fritzsche, Illinois Wesleyan Univ.
Speakers: Nicky Agate, MLA; Omar Ka, Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County; June Miyasaki, Los Angeles Valley Coll., CA; William Nichols, Georgia State Univ.; Karen A. Stolley, Emory Univ.
Representatives of different institutional types discuss work and careers in AA-, BA-, MA-, and PhD-granting programs and institutions. Speakers address institutional expectations; navigating an increasingly complex market; the application dossier; convention, Skype, and campus interviews; positions off the tenure track and alt-ac; and negotiating an offer.