Hiring Faculty in Residence (FIRs) for National Education for Women's Leadership Nevada Week

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N.E.W. Leadership Nevada Faculty in Residence applications go live on December 1, 2018!!

Thank you for your interest in applying as a Faculty in Residence (FIR) for NEW Leadership Nevada's 2018 Summer Institute hosted by the Women's Research Institute of Nevada (WRIN). Four selected FIRs will work side-by-side with staff, students, and volunteers for the entire duration of NEW Leadership Nevada Program, beginning Sunday June 3, 2018 and commencing on June 9, 2018. FIRs must reside in their assigned campus dorms for the program's duration and assist each day by coordinating structured and unstructured programming. This is a paid position and FIRs are compensated for a week's stipend of a $1,000.

While modeling professional behavior and reflecting NEW Leadership Nevada values, FIRs will embrace responsibility for and steward the program experience of 5-7 students. Responsibilities may include:

-Conducting FIR sessions before, during, and after workshops, panels, and/or presentations.
-Recognizing and assisting when students are being met with challenges.
-Facilitating student growth and instilling confidence.
-Sharing success and failure stories from experience.
-Encouraging student outreach and networking.
-Informing WRIN staff about concerns and suggesting solutions in a timely manner.
-Facilitating daily programming and operational setup and clean up.
-Participating in at least one pre-program planning/training session (date/time TBD), a program set up meeting on Sunday May 27, 2018, and daily planning/debrief meetings for the duration of the program.

Our google form application and a short video of you speaking about 3 things explaining you and your career and one main reason about why you would like to be a FIR for 2018 will be required. Videos can be sent through email newl@unlv.edu or Facebook messaged on https://www.facebook.com/newleadershipnevada/. Videos do not need to be of high production value and they should not exceed more than 3 minutes long. If you have any questions, email newl@unlv.edu and/or call 702-895-2902.

FIR application is due January 31, 2018. 

Nov. 22, 2017