Crafting an effective teaching statement

Part of National Postdoc Appreciation Week

Sept. 20, 2022 | 3:30–5 p.m. Eastern | Free registration required

Communicating your teaching identity and goals is key to a successful application for academic faculty positions. In this interactive workshop, we will discuss elements of teaching statements, evidence of effective teaching and strategies to get started or polish existing teaching statements. Participants will analyze samples of teaching statements, engage in short writing exercises to implement lessons learned and share with peers to gain feedback for improvement.

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Speaker

Brian Rybarczyk

Brian Rybarczyk
Associate dean of professional development and funding, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Who should attend

  • Postdocs on the job market.
  • Postdocs and graduate students interested in academic careers.
  • Anyone interested in enhancing their teaching statements.
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