Program

Chinese American Librarians:
Identity and Professional Development
June 25, 2006 (Sunday), 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130

Program Description:

Four distinguished speakers will discuss the challenges and opportunities that librarians, and Chinese American Librarians in particular, face in their workplace in regards to issues of evaluations, promotions, tenure review processes, and continuing education. The program will also address larger issues of professional development as well as specific issues of how one can be successful and grow in one’s particular career.

Speakers:

  • Dr. Xue-Ming Bao, Seton Hall University Libraries
    Turning the Pressure into a Positive Force: Going through the Promotion and Tenure Process in Academic Library Environment

     

  • Dr. Hwa-Wei Lee, Asian Division, Library of Congress
    Be All You Can Be - Set High Career Goals!

     

  • Dr. Mark Winston, School of Library and Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Preparation for Leadership and Professional Success

     

  • Ms. Patty Wong, Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library
    Working Together, Walking Alone