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Cleopatra Abdou, PhD


Cleopatra Abdou, PhD, is a professor at the University of Southern California. Her transformative experience as a participant in the very first session of the Faculty Success Program in 2010 inspired her to serve as an FSP coach and NCFDD Campus Workshop Facilitator. The core practices that she learned in the FSP have been instrumental in her productivity and her practice of work-life balance to support a healthy, happy family life.


Workshops Offered:
  • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

  • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

  • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Writing Blocks and Move Through Them



Joy Gaston Gayles, PhD


Joy Gaston Gayles, PhD, is a professor at North Carolina State University. Dr. Gayles has published more than 30 refereed articles and book chapters on the college student experience in some of the top journals in her field. In addition, she also has more than 50 national conference presentations to her credit. Dr. Gayles participated in the NCFDD's Faculty Success Program in 2014 and has been coaching new assistant and mid-career faculty for the past year.


Workshops Offered:
  • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

  • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

  • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Writing Blocks and Move Through Them

  • Solo Success: How to Thrive in the Academy When You're the Only ____ in Your Department

  • Re-Thinking Mentoring: How to Build Communities of Inclusion, Support & Accountability



Laurie Johnson, PhD

Laurie Johnson, PhD, is a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is the author of three books and numerous articles and essays. After earning tenure, Dr. Johnson attended an NCFDD campus workshop for mid-career professors and was inspired to participate in the Faculty Success Program. She now loves helping others as a Program Coach, and is thrilled to be a certified Campus Workshop Facilitator.


Workshops Offered:
  • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

  • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

  • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Funk and Move Through It

  • Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo and Move Forward at Mid-Career

  • Rethinking Mentoring: How to Build Communities of Inclusion, Support & Accountability



    Rachel McLaren, PhD

    Rachel McLaren, PhD, is a professor at the University of Iowa. She is a Faculty Success Program Coach and a certified Campus Workshop Facilitator for the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity. She has published over 20 scholarly peer reviewed journal articles or book chapters. She participated in the Faculty Success Program, which transformed her connection to her work and writing and resulted in explosive productivity, reduced stress, and more work-life balance.

     

    Workshops Offered:
    • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

    • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

    • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Writing Blocks and Move Through Them

    • Solo Success: How to Thrive in the Academy When You're the Only _____ in Your Department
    • Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo and Move Forward at Mid-Career
    • Re-Thinking Mentoring: How to Build Communities of Inclusion, Support & Accountability


      Anthony Ocampo, PhD

      Anthony Ocampo, PhD, is a professor at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, and a Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow at the School of Public Policy at University of California, Riverside. Dr. Ocampo participated in the Faculty Success Program in his first quarter as a tenure-track faculty member in 2011 and has been an FSP coach since 2013.

       

      Workshops Offered:
      • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

      • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

      • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Writing Blocks and Move Through Them


                   
      Rosemarie A. Roberts, PhD

      Rosemarie A. Roberts, PhD, is a professor at Connecticut College. Dr. Roberts has published more than twenty articles and book chapters in peer-reviewed journals and books, co-authored a book, and is writing a second book. In 2013, she joined NCFDD as an FSP Coach and Individual Coach after her transformative experience in the Faculty Success Program in 2011.


      Workshops Offered:
      • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

      • Tenure and Time Management: How to Manage Your Time so You Can Publish Prolifically AND Have a Life Beyond the Ivory Tower

      • Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Funk and Move Through It

      • Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo and Move Forward at Mid-Career

      • Solo Success: How to Thrive in the Academy When You're the Only ____ in Your Department

      • Re-Thinking Mentoring: How to Build Communities of Inclusion, Support & Accountability


      Mindi Thompson, PhD


      Mindi Thompson, PhD, HSP, is a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a licensed and registered Health Service Psychologist. She is also the Head Coach for the Faculty Success Program. She has published more than 20 peer-reviewed empirical journal articles using qualitative and quantitative methods, written five book chapters, and coauthored a research design textbook entitled Research Design in Counseling (4th Ed.)


      Workshops Offered:
      • Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy

      • Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo and Move Forward at Mid-Career

      • Re-Thinking Mentoring: How to Build Communities of Inclusion, Support & Accountability

      • Solo Success: How to Thrive in the Academy When You're the Only ____ in Your Department

         



       

      Rebecca Davis, PhD


      Rebecca Davis, PhD, is a professor at the University of Delaware and a coach for the Faculty Success Program. Her first book, More Perfect Unions: The American Search for Marital Bliss, was published by Harvard University Press in 2010.   


      Workshops Offered:
      • How to Balance Parenting and Productivity: A Realistic Approach for Faculty with Young Children



       

      Alyssa Westring, PhD


      Alyssa Westring, PhD, is a professor at DePaul University. She recently completed a multi-year NIH-RO1 study of careers of women physicians at the University of Pennsylvania and is a founding member of the Research Partnership for Women in Science Careers. She has written extensively on these topics, in academic outlets such as Academic Medicine, as well as popular press outlets such as the Huffington Post and Harvard Business Review. 
       


      Workshops Offered:
      • Writing and Resistance for Faculty in Academic Medicine



       

      Erin Furtak, PhD


      Erin Furtak, PhD, is a professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Frustrated while trying to realize educational reforms as a public high school biology teacher, Erin transitioned into a career studying how science teachers learn and improve their daily classroom practice. Erin makes space to write daily amidst running several funded research projects and coordinating a research team; her writing has been published in research- and practitioner-oriented books, journals, book chapters, humorous essays, and advice columns. Outside of work, Erin prioritizes taking quality time with her husband and two young children, reads The New Yorker voraciously, and continues her quest to bake the perfect chocolate chip cookie.  
       


      Workshops Offered:
      • Building a Publishing Pipeline


       

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