Nominations and Recommendations

Nominations and Recommendations

Faculty may either nominate an applicant for participation or be named, by an applicant, as a prospective recommender. If you are named as a prospective recommender, please see the Providing a recommendation portion of the webpage.

 

Nominating an Applicant:

 

In order to give nominees adequate time to submit a complete application, nominations are due by Friday, May 26, 2017, 5 PM EST.

The nomination deadline has been extended to June 16, 2017, 5:00PM EST.

 

To nominate an applicant, please follow the Faculty Recommendation button at the bottom of the page. Indicate “I would like to nominate an applicant“on the nomination form when prompted.  Applicants nominated by faculty will be sent a formal invitation to apply to the workshop.  

 

You will also be required to submit a letter of recommendation that assesses the candidate’s preparedness and readiness for a faculty position.  In doing so, please address the candidate’s research and level of scholarship, teaching ability, and commitment to diversity and excellence.  The letter should be saved in a PDF format with naming convention as follows:  “Student LastName-First_Recommendation_2017NPFall” and emailed to: nextprof-extfac@umich.edu.  All recommendations are due by Friday, June 2, 2017, 5 PM EST.

The recommendation deadline has been extended to June 23, 2017, 5:00PM EST.

 

Providing a recommendation:

Faculty are asked to visit the online faculty recommendation form, by clicking on the Faculty Recommendation button below, to answer a brief questionnaire and to submit a letter of recommendation, in PDF format, that addresses the following question:

  • Assess the candidate’s preparedness and readiness for a faculty position.  In doing so, please address the candidate’s research and level of scholarship, teaching ability, and commitment to diversity and excellence.

 

The letter should be saved in a PDF format with naming convention as follows:  “Student LastName-First_Recommendation_2017NPFall” and emailed to: nextprof-extfac@umich.edu. Recommendations are due by Friday, June 2, 2017, 5PM EST.   If the submission is due to an applicant’s request, please indicate “I would like to submit a requested nomination” on the form when prompted.