2020 Program Sessions

009. Preconvention Workshop on Career Directions for PhDs in English

11:45 AM–1:15 PM Jan 9, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - Tahoma 2

Session Information

Description: Representatives from different types of institutions discuss the job search, whether for tenure-track or non-tenure-track positions or for alt-ac career paths. Topics include not only search mechanics (CVs, letters, interviews) but also identifying passions and opportunities, developing multiyear job-search and career strategies, and negotiating offers.


Rachel Arteaga, U of Washington, Seattle

Darryl Dickson-Carr, Southern Methodist U

Brian Gutierrez, Central Oregon Community C

Annemarie E. Hamlin, Central Oregon Community C

Ricardo L. Ortiz, Georgetown U


Lori Askeland, Wittenberg U