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The UM Department of Biology, The Office for Diversity and Community Engagement, and

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

invite you to a talk about


Presented by:

Dr. Deborah Goldberg, University of Michigan

Friday, February 15, 2019 – Lamar 129

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Refreshments Provided.

Dr. Deborah Goldberg is Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and Margaret B. Davis Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) at the University of Michigan, where she served as chair of her department from 2003-2013. Dr. Goldberg has been deeply involved in the highly successful NSF-funded ADVANCE program at the University of Michigan, the goal of which is to develop a more diverse science and engineering workforce. In the Michigan ADVANCE program, Dr. Goldberg was a member of its signature STRIDE committee (which conducts faculty recruitment workshops), its advisory board, its launch committee program, and evaluation committees for postdoctoral programs. Her talk twill focus on search and hiring strategies for “Diversifying the Faculty,” based on the data and experiences emerging from the Michigan ADVANCE program.


Please RSVP Online by 5:00 PM, Wednesday, February 13, 2019.

If you require special assistance related to a disability, please contact the

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at 662-915-1391.