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Tenure Project Conference

August 1-4, 2022, Seattle, WA

Hosted by the Foster School of Business, University of Washington

Lodging & Logistics

Shuttle service via Dial A Ride can be arranged in advance for guests with either permanent or temporary mobility limitations. Please email Christina Fong if you would like to request this service.


5:30 pm Registration Opens

To find Anthony’s Forum, enter Paccar Hall and follow the signs for the Tenure Project.

Paccar Hall

6 pm Welcome Dinner

Welcome Remarks from Wendy De La Rosa & Esther Uduehi

Remarks from Blane Ruschak, The PhD Project

8 pm Dessert and Drinks Reception (optional)
8:30 am Welcome Breakfast
Opening by Wendy De La Rosa & Esther Uduehi
9-9:45 am Plenary Panel: The Tenure Process

Panelists: Michael Clement (Acctg), Jarrad Harford (Finance), Noah Gans (ISOM), Adam Galinsky (MGMT), Maura Scott (MKTG)

Facilitator: Jennifer Koski, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs, UW Foster

10-11:15 am Breakout Discussions on the Tenure Process by Discipine
11:15 am – 12:15 pm Meet your Senior Faculty Sponsor
12:15 – 12:30 pm Group Photo
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch
Keynote Address from Eli JonesIntroduction by Wendy De La Rosa
1:30-2:30 pm Plenary Panel: Being a URM Faculty Member

Panelists: Miguel Minutti-Meza, Rohan Williamson, Sonja Wiley, Miguel Unzueta, Keisha Cutright
Facilitator: Maura Scott

2:30 – 4 pm Editor Round Tables
6 pm Summer Garden Party
PACCAR Pavilion at Olympic Sculpture Park
Please budget 20-30 minutes by car for travel from the University District to Olympic Sculpture Park. We encourage you to coordinate shared travel.
8:30 – 9 am Breakfast
9 – 10 am Dean’s Panel
Frank Hodge, Geoffrey Garrett, Shannon Deer, Beth Walker, David Wooten
Moderator: Esther Uduehi
10 – 11 am Conversation Cafe
Join a small group table for informal discussions on topics of your choosing
11:15 – 12:15 pm Bradford-Osborne Research Award Presentation
Alicia Robb, “Black and White: Access to Capital Among Minority-Owned Start-Ups”
Amiyatosh Purnanandam, “Color and Credit: Race, Regulation and the Quality of Financial Services”
Panelists: William Bradford, Dean Emeritus, UW Foster School of Business; Albert Osborne, Jr., Professor and Faculty Director, Price Center for Entrepreneurship, UCLA Anderson School of Management
Moderator: Elizabeth Umphress
12:30 – 1:30 pm Bradford-Osborne Research Award Luncheon
1:30 – 2:30 pm Research and Teaching Workshops
Joint Efforts with Industry
Sustainable Development Goals and the Greater Good
Teaching Innovations
MFCA Collaborations
Managing Hot Moments in the Classroom
Peer Feedback Sessions – Anthony’s Forum
2:30 – 5 pm Community Building Activities
6 – 9 pm Small Group Dinners
9 pm Karaoke (Optional)
9 – 9:30 am Breakfast
9:30 – 11 am The Future of The Tenure Project: Debrief & Dialogue

Closing Remarks by Wendy De La Rosa & Esther Uduehi

Moderator: Christina Fong

11 am – 1 pm Informal Lunches by Discipline (optional)
1 – 4 pm Faculty Hosted Office Hours (optional)

The Tenure Project is grateful to the following sponsors:

Founding Sponsors

the phd project

Foster school of business

Wharton Business school

Gold Sponsors

columbia business school

Michigan Ross

USC Marshall school of business

Texas A&M Mays Business school

NYU Stern

Silver Sponsors

stanford graduate school of business

UCLA anderson school of management

ASU W.P. Carey school of business logo

Yale school of management
the university of texas at austin mccombs school of business