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4. Preconvention Workshop for Academic Job Seekers in Foreign Languages

Saturday, 3 January, 11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m., St. George A-C, Westin Copley Place

Program arranged by the ADFL Executive Committee

Presiding: Rosmarie T. Morewedge, Binghamton Univ., State Univ. of New York

Speakers: June Miyasaki, Los Angeles Valley Coll., CA; Rosmarie T. Morewedge; Timothy Jon Scheie, Univ. of Rochester; Luiz Fernando Valente, Brown Univ.; Lisa Vollendorf, San José State Univ.

Session Description:

Representatives of different institutional types will discuss work and career paths in AA-, BA-, MA-, and PhD-granting programs. Speakers will address aspects of the job search: the application dossier, interviews at the convention and on campus, waiting out a sluggish market, and negotiating an offer.


Subject:

  • The Profession – Foreign Languages

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