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Diversifying the Professoriate Summit Agenda






(DRAFT as of July 15, 2022)

This event funded by the National Science Foundation.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2022

12:30 pm – 5:30 P.M.Registration and Check-in

  • Location: The Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002 (202-651-2149)

6:00 pm – 8:00 P.M.Meet and Greet

  • Location: The Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002 (202-651-2149)

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2022

  • Location: Howard University, IRB, 2201 Georgia Ave. NW, Washington DC 20059 

7:00 – 7:15 A.M. –  Shuttle From Kellogg Conference Center to Howard University IRB

7:30 – 9:00 A.M.  – Breakfast, Networking, and Meet with Reps from Institutions (who are hiring faculty)

9:00 – 9:15 A.M. –  Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Dana Williams, Dean, Graduate School, Howard University
  • Dr. Martha Jallim-Hall,  Associate Professor, Hampton University
  • Hongtao Yu, Provost, Senior Vice President, Morgan State University

9:15 – 10:15 A.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Hiring, Promotion and Tenure at Different Institutional Types  

  • Dr. Calvin Stansbury, Dean, STEM, Prince George’s Community College, Maryland
  • Dr. David Daleke, Vice Provost, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Dr. Constance Ellison, Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School, Howard University
  • Carlota Ocampo, Provost, Trinity University, Washington, DC

10:15 – 11:00 A.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: Challenges and Opportunities for Faculty of Color at PWIs

  • Kimberly Moffitt, Dean, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, University of Maryland

11:00 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. –  Lunch/Luncheon Keynote: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Global Engagement

  • Dr. Renetta Tull, Vice Chancellor Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, UC Davis 

12:30 – 2:30 P.M. –  Networking, Meet with Reps from Institutions (who are hiring faculty) 

2:30 – 3:15 P.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: From Stereotype Threat to Stereotype Management

  • Dr. Ebony McGee, Professor, Diversity and STEM Education, Vanderbilt University

3:15 – 4:00 P.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: Racial Justice and Equity in Higher Education

  • Dr. Ivory Tolson, Professor, Counseling Psychology and Director of  Education, NAACP and Howard University

4:00 – 4:45 P.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: Making the Most of Success and Failure

  • Dr. Koren Bedeau, Senior Fellow, American Association of Colleges and Universities

4:45 – 6:00 P.M. –  Networking, Meet with Reps from Institutions Who are Hiring Faculty

6:00 – 8:00 P.M. –  Welcome Dinner/Keynote Speaker: The Value of HBCUs

  • Dr. Gregg V. Carr, Professor, Africana Studies, Howard University

8:15 pm – 8:30 pm Shuttle back to Kellogg Conference Center

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 2022

  • Location: Howard University, IRB, 2201 Georgia Ave. NW, Washington DC 20059 

7:30 – 7:45 A.M. –  Shuttle From Kellogg Conference Center to Howard University IRB

7:45 – 9:00 A.M. –  Breakfast, Networking, Meet with Reps from Institutions who are hiring faculty

9:30 – 10:30 A.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: Making the Transition from Graduate Student to Professor

  • Dr. Donathan Brown, Assistant Provost, Vice President Faculty Diversity & Recruitment, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Dr. Lorraine Stinebiser, Director, Office of Faculty Diversity and Recruitment, Rochester Institute of Technology

10:30 – 11:30 A.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Journey to The Professoriate – A Discussion with Former AGEP Fellows

  • Dr. Dondra Bailey, Assistant Professor, Biology, Coppin State University
  • Dr. Maurice Fluitt, Assistant Professor, Genetics, Howard University
  • Dr. Martha Gay, Assistant Professor, Medicine, Georgetown University
  • Dr. Jerez Roberson, Adjunct Faculty, Psychology, Pepperdine University

11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Preparing Future Faculty For the Changing Landscape of Higher Education

  • Dr. Orlando Taylor, Distinguished Senior Advisor to the President, Fielding Graduate School
  • Dr. Henry Frierson, Professor of Education and Former Associate Vice President/Dean of the Graduate School, University of Florida
  • Dr. Kelly Mack, Vice President, Undergraduate STEM Education, Association of American College and Universities

12:30 – 1:30 P.M. – Luncheon/Keynote: The Whitelash against Critical Perspectives of Race in Education

  • Dr. Trevor Kinlock

1:30 – 2:30 P.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Psychological, Cultural, and Contextual Shaping of HBCU Black STEM Doctoral Students and their Intentions to Enter or not Enter the Professoriate

  • Dr. Veronica G. Thomas, Professor, Human Development, Howard University
  • Dr. Elizabeth Ricks, Assistant Professor, Human Development, Howard University
  • Dr. Rhonda Baylor, Assistant Professor, Urban Education Leadership, Morgan State University
  • Dr. Brianna Johnson,  Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology, Howard University

2:30 – 3:15 P.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Work Life Balance in The Academy

  • Dr. Dondra Bailey, Assistant Professor, Biology, Coppin State University
  • Dr. Maurice Fluitt,  Assistant Professor, Genetics, Howard University
  • Dr. Courtney Robinson, Associate Chair and Associate Professor Biology, Howard University
  • Dr. Patrick Ymele-Leki, Chair and Associate Professor, Engineering, Howard University

3:15 – 4:00 P.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Checking the Pulse – The Mental Well Being of The Classroom

  • Dr. Jerez Mitchell, Mental Health Advocate, Charleston Area, Urban League, Charleston, SC
  • Dr. Cynthia Ellison, Executive Director Health and Wellness, Virginia State University

4:00 – 6:00 P.M. – Hors D’oeuvres, Networking, Meet with Reps from Institutions (who are hiring faculty)

6:00 – 6:15 P.M. –  Shuttle Bus back to Kellogg Conference Center

 

SATURDAY, August 27, 2022

  • Location: Howard University, IRB, 2201 Georgia Ave. NW, Washington DC 20059

9:00  – 9:15 A.M. –  Shuttle From Kellogg Conference Center to Howard University IRB

9:15 – 10:00 A.M. –  Breakfast

10:00 – 11:00 A.M. – GENERAL SESSION: Leveraging Your AGEP Experience

  • Dr. Karyl Askew, Program Evaluator, Askew Consulting
  • Dr. Monifa Beverly, Professor, School of Education, North Central University, Minneapolis, MN
  • Dr. Rhianna Mason, Program Evaluator, Askew Consulting

11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. –  GENERAL SESSION: Preparing the Next Generation of Community College Leaders

  • Dr. Myrtle Dorsey, Director, Community College Doctoral Program, Morgan State University
  • Dr. Carolyn Anderson, Associate Professor, Community College Doctoral Program, Morgan State University
  • Dr. Krishna Bista, Professor, Community College Doctoral Program, Morgan State University
  • Leslie Jackson, Doctoral Student, Community College Doctoral Program, Morgan State University
  • Rochelle Lemon, Doctoral Student, Community College, Doctoral Program, Morgan State University