• NextProf 2012

    A participant raises his hand to ask a panel of professors a question

  • 2014 NextProf

    UM President Mark Schlissel addresses the 2014 NextProf Class

  • NextProf 2012

    Participants enjoy a friendly conversation with a faculty member in the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library Courtyard

  • NextProf 2013

    The University of Michigan President, Mary Sue Coleman, speaks to NextProf participants and speakers.

Workshop Overview


NextProf :
Changing the Face of Academia


Noteworthy Engaging Xhilarating Transitional

Phenomenal Robust Ongoing Formidable


Sponsored by the University of Michigan College of Engineering, NextProf is designed to prepare participants for the academic job market and navigating the rigors of first faculty positions. 


The University of Michigan is proud to announce the 2017 NextProf Fall Engineering Workshop. To find out more information on this workshop please click on the link below:

2017 NextProf
Fall Engineering Workshop
(U.S. women and traditionally under-represented groups: senior-level PhD candidates, postdoctoral researchers, and early-career scientists)
September 26 – 29, 2017