EPOL Professor Chris Span featured in Chronicle of Higher Education article about midcareer faculty members

by Robin Wilson   /   Aug 02, 2011

Chronicle of Higher Education (July 24) -- Chris Span, associate dean and associate professor of educational policy studies, was one of three University of Illinois professors featured in a recent article about mid-career faculty members. Illinois began offering a set of workshops for faculty members who recently achieved tenure to assist them in navigating the new levels of responsibilities associated with the promotion. Span spoke directly to his experience moving from faculty member focused on research to a faculty member who balances his research with this administrative roles. Read more…