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Workshop: Getting Past the Gatekeepers — Applying for Full-Time Faculty Positions

18 April 2016

Update:

Here are notes from the workshop:


 

Even though most applicants and interns are just getting started with getting in as part-time faculty, it’s important to prepare to apply for full-time positions. In a previous workshop, Vanson Nguyen overview of the paper application process (http://web.peralta.edu/facultydiversity/?p=771). In this workshop, we will quickly review the paper application process and go further into the steps of the interview.

What: Getting Past the Gatekeepers — Applying for Full-Time Faculty Positions

When: Friday, April 29th, 10 am – 12 noon.

Where: Peralta Community College District Offices (333 East 8th Street, Oakland, CA 94606). Map of District Offices.

Who Should Attend: Anyone interested in applying for full-time positions in the Peralta Community College District.

RSVP: http://goo.gl/forms/kavpbxb0DL

Questions?: Contact the Faculty Diversity Internship Program Coordinator, Scott Hoshida, FDIP@peralta.edu or 510-981-2897.

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Workshop: Student Learning, Teacher Beliefs

23 March 2016

Update (5/25016):

Agenda and Evaluation

Handout on Classroom Assessment Techniques

Lesson Plan: Group Activity


The world of community college is awash with terms like “Student Learning Outcomes” or “Teaching Philosophies,” and they can sound a bit theoretical or bureaucratic. Naturally, such language can dampen what ought to be a thoughtful and energetic approach to the work of instructors and educators, in general. In this workshop hopes to avoid this, as participants will learn how student learning assessments can guide their beliefs and practices as educators.

What: This workshop will present what student learning outcomes are and how they influence our beliefs about teaching and learning.

Who: Mario Rivas, Psychology; Jennifer Shanoski, Chemistry

When: Friday, April 8, 10 am – 12 noon

Where: Merritt College, S-203 (Campus Map and Directions)

Why Should I Attend?: For applicants, this workshop may not have direct application, but it will help in the formation of thoughtful syllabi and serve as an introduction to important community college issues and practices.

Who Should Attend?: Any interested FDIP applicants, interns, or other instructional faculty.

How to RSVP? http://goo.gl/forms/O4vQc5j8IO

Questions?: Contact FDIP Coordinator, Scott Hoshida: 510-981-2897 or FDIP@peralta.edu.

 

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Spring 2016 Information Sessions

13 January 2016

Update (5/25/2016):

Agenda and Evaluations


As FDIP shifts to a new structure beginning in Fall 2016, these information sessions will help clarify what’s new!

What: This information session will help new applicants understand what they need to do to make a strong application to the program, the requirements to participate, and what the program will offer.

Agenda: TBA

There are 3 different information session times:

Friday, January 29th, 10:30 – 12 noon at Peralta Community College District Offices (333 East 8th Street, Oakland, CA 94606). District Office Map in the General Services Conference room.

Thursday, February 11th, 5:30 – 7 pm at Berkeley City College (2050 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704) in room 341.

Friday, March 4th, 10:30 – 12 noon at Peralta Community College District Offices (333 East 8th Street, Oakland, CA 94606). District Office Map in the General Services Conference room.

Why Should I Attend?: This short session should give applicants ideas for improving their applications and an overview of the program for Fall 2016 – Spring 2017.

Who Should Attend?: Any prospective applicants.

How to RSVP?  FDIP Information Session, Spring 2016

Questions?: Contact FDIP Coordinator, Scott Hoshida: 510-981-2897 or shoshida@peralta.edu.

 

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Special Lecture: Chancellor Jowel Laguerre (Fri., 2/5/2016)

2 December 2015

Chancellor Jowel Laguerre has been extremely supportive of the Faculty Diversity Internship Program. He has requested an opportunity to meet interns and applicants and to share his thoughts on community colleges and the work of faculty. This is a unique opportunity to meet the Chancellor!

What: A talk by Chancellor Jowel Laguerre

When: Friday, February 5, 2o15, 10 am – 12 noon

Where: Laney College, Laney Bistro

RSVPhttp://goo.gl/forms/FJlCacOM5t

Questions: Contact FDIP Coordinator, Scott Hoshida (shoshida@peralta.edu/510-981-2897)

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Workshop: Portfolio Review and How to Apply for Part-Time Positions (Notes) F15

2 December 2015

In this working session, participants will review their portfolios with peers and learn some of the ins and outs of applying for part-time positions.

Materials:

Portfolio Review & How to Apply for Part-Time Positions AGENDA

Workshop Slides

Assessments used during portfolio review:

FDIP Portfolio Redux

Resume Rubric (DRAFT)

Syllabus Rubric

Diversity Statement Guidelines

 

When Was It?: Friday, November 20th, 10 am – 12 noon

Where Was It?: Berkeley City College, Room 341/Teaching and Learning Center (Campus Map & Google Map Location. Note: You should take BART, or you will likely have to pay for parking in a garage or find street parking west of MLK, Jr. Way.)

Who:

Panelists:

  • Hermia Yam, BCC Counselor (former mentor and administrator)_
  • Jenny Yap, BCC Librarian (former FDIP intern)

Facilitator:

  • Scott Hoshida, FDIP Coordinator

Workshop Evaluations

 

Want more information on creating a syllabus? Check out the beta of our online module here: FDIP Online Modules

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Fall 2015: Makeup Information Session (11/6)

6 October 2015

What: Makeup Information Session for Applicants, Interns, and Mentors: This orientation will help new applicants understand the process for gaining experience and cultivating mentors, explain the process for gaining employment in community colleges, and answer any questions about the program.

Agenda: FDIP Fall 2015 Information Session Agenda with Links (from previous session)

When: Friday, November 6th, 10 am – 12 noon

Where: Berkeley City College, Map to Campus, Room 341, Teaching and Learning Center

Why Should I Attend?: This short orientation will introduce applicants, prospective interns, and mentors to the Faculty Diversity Internship Program. Please bring questions for the coordinator to answer!

Who Should Attend?: An applicant, prospective applicant, intern or mentor.

How to RSVP?  FDIP Makeup Information Session (http://goo.gl/forms/p0GxU1vJRD)

Questions?: Contact FDIP Coordinator, Scott Hoshida: 510-981-2897 or shoshida@peralta.edu.

Past Information Session Notes: Spring 2015 Orientation

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FDIP Workshop–Getting Past the Gatekeepers: Applying for Faculty Positions

27 March 2015

What: Getting Past the Gatekeepers: Applying for Faculty Positions

This workshop aims to explain the process for applying for full-time and part-time faculty positions in PCCD and other community college districts. In addition to decoding the job descriptions and preparing a portfolio of materials (CVs, syllabi, etc.), this workshop will also discuss the hiring process for full-time positions.

When: Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:30 – 11:30 am

Where: Berkeley City College, Teaching and Learning Center (Room 341). 2050 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704

Who Should Come?: Anyone interested in applying for part- or full-time positions in PCCD.

CV/Resume Feedback: If there’s time, participants will review resumes. Please bring a few copies to share.

RSVP: FDIP Workshop: Getting Past the Gatekeepers

Note: The Berkeley City College Teaching and Learning Center held a similar workhop in September 2012. Here’s a link: “Getting Past the Gatekeepers”

 

 

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