Sunday, 28 December
346. Marketability and Crafting Academic Personas
3:30–4:45 p.m., Union Square 14, Hilton
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on the Status of Graduate Students in the Profession
Presiding: Roland Végső, Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville
1. “Preparing for the Job Market: The Long View,” Teresa Mangum, Univ. of Iowa
2. “Market Matters: Fashioning a Professional Persona,” Ann R. Hawkins, Texas Tech Univ.
3. “O Pioneers? What 66% of Us Need to Know about Publish or Perish,” Frank Gaughan, Hofstra Univ.; Peter Khost, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York