Tuesday July 13, 2021

All times are for the Central timezone (St. Louis local time)

10:00-11:00 Opening Session

  • Welcome from Conference Hosts
  • Welcome from AEESP and Strategic Plan Update
  • Keynote: Yvette Pearson – Talk Title: “Engineering Change in STEM Education: A JEDI Approach”

11:00-11:15 Break

11:15-1:15 Parallel Workshops for Current and Future Professors at Different Career Stages

  • Navigating the Academic Job Search
  • NSF CAREER proposal workshop
  • Leadership Training for Faculty:  A discussion of the available opportunities and ROI (Return on Investment)

1:15-1:30 Break

1:30-2:30 “Meet the Candidate” Networking Reception

Wednesday July 14, 2021

All times are for the Central timezone (St. Louis local time)

10:00-11:15 Platform Session on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

  • Welcome and Overview of the Day – Young-Shin Jun
  • Report from Converging COVID 2020 series – Maya Trotz and Colleen Naughton
  • Beyond Recruitment: Development of a Guidance Framework to Foster Black Junior Environmental Engineering Faculty Success

11:15-1:00 Parallel Workshops

  • AEESP Environmental Engineering Program Leaders (EEPL) Annual Workshop
  • Aerosol Science and Engineering and Public Health: Focus on COVID-19
  • Equity in the Job Search: Tools to Successfully Navigate the Job Search and Promote Gender Equity in STEM

1:00-1:15 Break

1:15-2:30 AEESP President’s Address and Awards Ceremony

2:30-3:00 Informal Networking Time