AERA Workshop: Moving Beyond Tenure or Promotion Goals - Meaningful Praxis and Community Engagement

Illinois scholar and OCCRL Director Eboni Zamani-Gallaher will be a co-presenter with Dr. Lynne G. Long, of Bowie State University, during session three of the AERA Special Interest Group Research Focus on Black Education workshop. The session is titled "Moving Beyond Tenure or Promotion Goals: Meaningful Praxis & Community Engagement."

The full schedule is below.

8 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. Welcome & Introductions: Forming Partnerships/Peer-Mentor Circles

  • T. Elon Dancy, Chair, Research Focus on Black Education SIG
  • Jennifer Johnson and Bryan Hotchins, Session Co-Chairs
  • Juwan Bennett and Robin-Renee Albritton, doctoral students, Temple University

Session 1: Developing an Active Research Agenda and the Publication Process

9:15 a.m.

  • Derrick Brooms, University of Cincinnati
  • Julius L. Davis, Bowie State University
  • Ramon Goings, Loyola University of Maryland
  • Steve D. Mobley Jr., University of Alabama
  • Felecia Commodore, Old Dominion University

Session 2: Cultivating Life Balance - Self-Care and Thriving in the Academy

10 a.m.

  • Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz, Teachers College
  • James Earl Davis, Temple University
  • Royel Johnson, Pennsylvania State University
  • Leonard Taylor Jr., Mississippi State University

10:45 a.m.

Session 3: Moving Beyond Tenure or Promotion Goals - Meaningful Praxis & Community Engagement

  • Lynne G. Long, Bowie State University
  • Eboni Zamani-Gallaher, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

11:30 a.m. - Wrap-up Session