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>From: Jen Gonyer-Donohue <[log in to unmask]>
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>Subject: CFP: New Faculty/Medievalists Roundtable (8/1/05; Medieval 
>Academy, 3/30/06-4/1/06)
>
>Call for Participants
>Medieval Academy Graduate Student Committee Sponsored Session
>Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America
>30 March - 1 April, 2006
>Boston, Massachusetts
>
>
>"Reflections on the first year on the job; or, what I wish I had known
>while still in school"
>
>This special topic panel is back by popular demand after the success 
>of the 2005 Kalamazoo panel.  The roundtable session will bring 
>together five or six medievalist junior faculty from a variety of 
>disciplines and colleges who will have just completed or will be 
>near the end of their first year of employment since completing 
>their degrees.  Members of the panel will be asked to reflect on 
>issues of pedagogical training, opportunities for research 
>(including turning the dissertation into a book), the politics of 
>tenure, spouse/family moves, working with graduate students after 
>just being one, student loans, and so on.  The panel will appeal to 
>graduate students at all stages of their
>programs - from those who are currently on the job market to those who are
>just beginning their programs of study.
>
>If you are interested in participating in this panel, and either 
>just completed
>your first year after the PhD or will be starting a new job for the 2005-06
>academic year, please contact Ryan Szpiech at [log in to unmask] or Jen
>Gonyer-Donohue at [log in to unmask] Those who accepted post-docs or
>adjunct positions are also welcome to participate.  The cfp deadline is
>August 1, 2005.  Please note that you may not participate in the panel if you
>are also presenting a paper at the 2006 MAA meeting.
>
>We look forward to hearing from you.
>
>Jen Gonyer-Donohue
>MAA-GSC Chair
>
>
>
>____________________________________
>Jen Gonyer-Donohue
>Department of English
>University of Washington
>Box 354330 Seattle WA 98195-4330
>http://students.washington.edu/jengd

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