Teaching Diverse Texts - Calling Advanced Graduate Students

deadline for submissions: 
October 15, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Boston University College of General Studies
contact email: 


On Friday, February 26, 2021 Boston University’s College of General Studies (CGS) will host a colloquia for Ph.D. candidates who are close to graduating and applying for jobs in academia and whose research interests include teaching diverse texts and facilitating respectful classroom dialogue, especially in general education. We welcome colloquia participant applications from Ph.D. candidates who have experience teaching general education and who are interested in a day and one half symposium where they will present on their research and teaching and will interact with nationally recognized scholars, pedagogues and Boston University students. A joint offering through Boston University’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the College of General Studies, participants will receive a stipend to cover transportation, accommodations and food for the day and one half experience. Please send your CV and a one page statement of interest and experience to Dean Natalie McKnight, College of General Studies <cgsdean@bu.edu>
by October 15st, 2020.