OCIS 2017 Junior Faculty Consortium


The OCIS Division will sponsor a Junior Faculty Consortium on Friday 4 August 2017, prior to the Academy of Management Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA.

The purpose of the Workshop is to explore strategies and helpful practices for developing successful academic careers. Over the years, the OCIS Junior Faculty Workshops have played a very important role in helping hundreds of individuals develop their careers and build professional relationships. This year’s topics include publication quality and quantity, tenure and promotion, work-life balance and developing and fostering professional relationships and other topics of interest to participants.


The faculty mentors for the 2017 Junior Faculty Consortium are:

  • Ritu Agarwal, University of Maryland
  • Jennifer Gibbs, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Jungpil Hahn, National University of Singapore
  • Arun Rai, Georgia State University
  • Carol Saunders, North Arizona University
  • Emmanuelle Vaast, McGill University, organizer


All untenured faculty and post-docs with an interest in OCIS are invited to participate, so please make plans to attend. Pre-registration for the Consortium will be required. To register, go to the Academy of Management website at http://aom.org/annualmeeting/registration/pdw/

Registration will open towards the end of April 2017. Space is limited.


In the meantime, if you have any questions about the Consortium or suggestions about topics you would like to see covered, please feel free to contact emmanuelle.vaast@mcgill.ca

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