I want to be a PI”: Using Academic Analytics Data to Mentor Graduate Trainees Interested in Academic Careers
June 30, 11:00am EDT
Speaker: Eric Vaughn, Director of Career Services, Graduate Education & Postdoctoral Affairs, University of Rochester
An underutilized use-case for aggregated faculty research activity is the mentorship of graduate and postdoctoral trainees, specifically those interested in a career in academia. The University of Rochester recently hosted an information session for students interested in becoming academic Principal Investigators (PIs), where they presented discipline-specific anonymous aggregated research metrics from Academic Analytics to help illuminate the path to PI-ship. Join us to hear about the results of this workshop
Movers and Shakers: Using Academic Analytics Data to Understand Faculty Movement Across Institutions
July 9, 11:00am EDT
Speaker: George Walker, Academic Advisor, Academic Analytics, former Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, Indiana University
Using the Analysis On Demand module from Academic Analytics, we break down the movement of tenured and tenure-track faculty within academia over the last seven years. This analysis explores the characteristics and placements of faculty movers and can guide conversations about faculty retention and academic unit composition.
Supporting Faculty Advancement with Academic Analytics Data: Understanding how Trends in Scholarly Activity Levels and Academic age Inform Promotion Timing
July 21, 11:00am EDT
Learn how Academic Analytics data are being used internally to reveal recent higher education trends. An analysis available in the Analysis On Demand module shows trends in academic age at time of promotion across disciplines, as well as typical levels and types of scholarly research activity based on selectable faculty characteristics. Discover how to use
this analysis to help support faculty advancement efforts at your university.
Fight the Pandemic with Research Insight
August 6, 11:00am EDT
Speaker: Caroline Whitacre, Senior Advisor, Academic Analytics, former Senior Vice President for Research at The Ohio state University
Get up to speed quickly on how university leaders use our discovery tool Research Insight (including new functionality). We will walk through how research offices, deans, and department chairs use this tool to find relevant funding and pandemic experts inside and outside their home institution.
From Nomination to Recognition: Engaging with Academic Analytics to Advance Faculty Success
August 27, 11:00am EDT
Speaker: Victoria Stuart, Ph.D., Program Director, Faculty Honors & Awards, University of South Florida
Colleen Parker, Assistant Program Director, Faculty Honors & Awards, University of South Florida
Faculty recognition in academic institutions is a key factor of faculty success goals. The University of South Florida saw an opportunity to engage with Academic Analytics in an innovative, collaborative, and iterative process to advance their faculty recognition initiatives, utilizing a spectrum of tools in combination with ongoing dialogue. Join us to learn how to bring these techniques to your institution and meet your own strategic faculty success initiatives.