073: Mentoring Workshop for Job Seekers in Languages

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Sheraton Grand - Superior B

Session Information

Description: This workshop offers small-group mentoring on the job search—inside and outside the academy—focusing on applying to and working in different types of institutions; preparing a dossier; Skype, convention, and on-campus interviews; and nonacademic humanities career paths. This mentoring workshop is not intended to replace one-on-one job counseling that can be scheduled at other times during the convention.


Gary Bruce Schmidt, Coastal Carolina U


Anna Westerstahl Stenport, Georgia Inst. of Tech.

Charlotte Ann Melin, U of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Megan M. Ferry, Union C, NY

Holly Cashman, U of New Hampshire, Durham

Lydia Tang, MLA

Isabella Magni, Newberry Library

Denise McCracken, St. Charles Community C, MO