Global mentoring: Strategies for international faculty success

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New international faculty often face unique challenges in adapting to a different academic culture. This webinar serves as a resource to facilitate that adaptation.

This event convenes veteran faculty from international destinations to share their advice and experiences with early career international faculty members. Topics to be covered include navigating university administration, promotion and tenure, juggling research and teaching, and maintaining a healthy work/life balance.

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  • Sandra Guzman, College of Dentistry
  • H.S. Udaykumar, College of Engineering
  • Anny Curtius, Department of French and Italian
  • Ani Dutta, Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies; and Asian and Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • Meenakshi Gigi Durham, School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Russ Ganim, International Programs

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Daniel Vorwerk in advance at (319)467-1619 or