Aiming to be faculty? Prepare yourself! (With help.) Published: February 8, 2013 By: Dick Cortén Participants of the “developing a teaching portfolio” section in the 2012 Summer Institute for Preparing Future Faculty. (photo: Peg Skorpinski) From May 22 to June 26, 2013, the Graduate Division is presenting its eleventh annual Summer Institute for Preparing Future Faculty. Offered jointly by Academic Services and the GSI Teaching and Resource Center, the aim of this Institute is to enable graduate students to excel in all aspects of academic life as they pursue an advanced degree at Berkeley and transition from graduate school to future academic careers. Graduate students who are nearing completion of their graduate programs and beginning to prepare for the academic job market are encouraged to apply. Institute Fellows will be required to take the core course (From Graduate Student to Faculty Member) offered on Wednesdays from 1 to 5 p.m. and one elective course (either Editing, Academic Writing, and Academic Publishing or Developing a Teaching Portfolio) which will take place on Mondays and Thursdays from 3 to 5 p.m. The program announcement, application guidelines, and forms can be found online. Statements about the program from previous applicants The deadline for applications is Monday, March 15, 2013 at 4 p.m. Questions? Contact the Graduate Division’s GSI Teaching and Resource Center by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone (642-4456).