A Critical Moment in Academia: Sharing Success Strategies for Underrepresented Scholars

The 2014 RWJF New Connections Annual Symposium addressed academic career concerns of historically underrepresented faculty, focusing on topics such as navigating academic spaces – particularly issues of tenure, promotion and retention – and offering strategies and tips to nurture oneself and promote successful careers in higher education.

In this video, New Connections grantees, alumni, and network members, the two plenary speakers, and New Connections leadership reflect on the key themes and lessons of the Symposium.

A Critical Moment in Academia: Sharing Success Strategies for Underrepresented Scholars