• NextProf 2012

    Participants have open discussion with Associate Dean Michael Solomon during the NextProf Workshop

  • 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

    NextProf participants and faculty pose in front of the fountain on North Campus for a group photo

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