Surviving Academia: A Pocket Survival Guide to Taking a Job in Higher Education (separate registration is required)

Tuesday, October 25 | 1:00PM–4:00PM MT | Mile High Ballroom 1EF, Ballroom Level
Session Type: Additional Fee Program
Delivery Format: Preconference Workshop Session

New to higher education? Finding it difficult to transition into academia? This workshop is for you! Learn about the cultural differences between higher education and other organizations, understand how to navigate campus politics, become familiar with academia jargon, and more. Hear from higher education veterans and relative newcomers who will share their experiences and trials and tribulations to help you be successful in your new career.


  • Jodi Ito

    CISO, University of Hawaii System Office
  • David Seidl

    Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, Miami University
  • Karen Warren

    Associate Vice President for Information Technology, Wesleyan University

Resources & Downloads

  • Surviving Academia Workshop EDU22

    Updated on 3/27/2023