Submission Deadline

October 31, 2014

The 13th Annual CU Women Succeeding Professional Development symposium will be held on February 26-27, 2015 at the Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Colorado. The Faculty Council Women’s Committee welcomes proposals from the CU community centered on this year’s theme:  “Pioneering Women”. The committee is seeking knowledgeable and dynamic proposals that address the interests and concerns of CU women faculty and staff.

The committee welcomes profession development proposals that:

  • Address the interests and concerns of CU women faculty and staff and broader educational/professional-development issues related to women in academia and beyond.
  • Stimulate and provoke discussion and audience engagement
  • Present evidence based on or supported by research
  • Target new, mid-career and seasoned faculty and staff

Each proposal must include:

  • Title and summary of presentation (100 words or less)
  • Brief description of proposed topic and how it relates to the theme "Pioneering Women".
  • One to three specific learning objectives for participants.
  • Time block preference (indicate preference for 45 or 90 minutes).
  • Contact information of primary presenter.

Proposals may be submitted electronically here. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by mid-December.  For questions or more information, please contact Melinda Piket-May

Click here to more information about the symposium and to view last year’s presentation topics. Registration will open on November 3rd, 2014.