Viewing convention Program information from 2009
Sunday, 27 December
2. Evaluating Digital Work for Tenure and Promotion: A Workshop for Evaluators and Candidates
2:00–5:00 p.m., Liberty Ballroom Salon C, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the MLA Ad Hoc Committee on the Structure of the Annual Convention and MLA Committee on Information Technology
Presiding: Jeffrey A. Schneider, Vassar Coll.; Susan Schreibman, Royal Irish Acad., Dublin
This workshop will offer facilitated discussion of a variety of types of work in digital media (e.g., thematic research collections, research tools, instructional technology) and identification of effective strategies for documenting, presenting, and evaluating such work. The workshop will be limited to thirty participants and will address the concerns of both members of review committees and candidates coming up for review. Preregistration is required.