Women Faculty Writing Circle

Join a cross-disciplinary group of faculty and engage in an active, collaborative, semester-long program about enhancing teaching and earning.

It's free to participate in the Women Faculty Writing Circle FLC and participants will receive a copy of Wendy Belcher's (2009) Writing your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success.

The FLC meets for 14 weeks on Wednesdays from 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Meyer Library. In order to receive credit for participating, you are required to attend 10/12 meetings (not including the first and last meetings).

Women Faculty Writing Circle FLC Goals

  • Increase scholarly productivity of women faculty at MSU
  • Develop a scholarly community among women faculty at MSU 
  • Facilitate the development of a culture of learning among faculty at MSU 
  • Promote faculty leadership, collaboration, and collegiality across disciplines at MSU 

These goals directly relate to the University’s 2021-26 Long-Range Plan for Inclusive Excellence Driving University Success by enhancing MSU’s capacity to achieve key performance indicator goals related to external funding and faculty diversity, which also impacts student enrollment diversity.

Enhancing the personal well-being and professional success of women faculty at MSU by increasing their scholarly productivity and providing a community of collegial support.

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Related Opportunities

  • Women Faculty Success Conference

Friday, March 31st from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Glass Hall 486. Register through MyLearningConnection

(must be signed into MyMissouriState - contact Dr. West for more assistance). 
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