AGEP Meeting, 2006

MEETING ARCHIVE

AGEP Second Evaluation Capacity Meeting

January 26-28, 2006
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Agenda and Presentations

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26, 2006

7:00 – 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome, Opening Remarks, Expectations & Introduction
Speakers:
• Yolanda S. George, AAAS. View Powerpoint
• Roosevelt Johnson, NSF

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Perspectives from the NSF Directorate for Education & Human Resources
Moderator: Roosevelt Johnson, NSF
Speakers:
• Bernice Anderson, NSF. View Powerpoint
• Marilyn Suiter, NSF. View Powerpoint

STRAND 1 – BUILDING A DATA COLLECTION INFRASTRUCTURE AT THE GRADUATE SCHOOL LEVEL

10:00 – 11:15 a.m.
Panel – Lessons from Selected AGEPs
Moderator: Orlando Taylor, Howard University
Speakers:
• Ellen Switkes, University of California
• Manuel Gomez, University of Puerto Rico. View Powerpoint
• Maia Bergman, University of Michigan. View Powerpoint
• Robert Hume, Georgia Institute of Technology View Powerpoint

11:15 – 12:30 p.m.
Small Group Discussions on Strand 1

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Lunch Session
Moderator: Shirley M. Malcom, AAAS
Speakers:
• Ted Greenwood, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Strategies for Enhancing AGEP’s Discipline Focus Impact — Perspectives from NSF Directorates
• Gary Gabriele, Division of Engineering Education & Centers. View Powerpoint
• Thomas Brady, Directorate for Biological Sciences

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Reports from Small Group Sessions on Strand 1
Moderator: Mark Hernandez, University of Colorado

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
AAAS Careers.org / NSF Science & Behavioral & Economic (SBE) Sciences Initiative
Speakers:
• Shirley M. Malcom, AAAS
• James Austin, AAAS, Science News. View Powerpoint
• Jose Fernandez, AAAS, Science Editorial

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Poster Set-Up

4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Poster Session

6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Reception

Dinner on Your Own



FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2006

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast

8:00 – 8:45 a.m.
Reflections on the Poster Session
Speakers:
• Patricia Campbell, Campbell-Kibler & Associates
• Shirley M. Malcom, AAAS

8:45 – 9:45 a.m.
Council on Graduate Schools (CGS) PhD Completion Project
Moderator: John Mohr, University of California Santa Barbara
Speaker: Daniel Denecke, Council of Graduate Schools

STRAND 2 – RETENTION & PROGRESS TO THE STEM PHD

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Panel – Lessons from Selected AGEPs
Moderator: David Shafer, North Carolina State
Speakers:
• Philip Kutzko, University of Iowa. View Powerpoint
• Renetta Tull, University of Maryland. View Powerpoint
• Michael Mulligan, University of California, Irvine. View Powerpoint
• Enrique Barrera, Rice University. View Powerpoint

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Small Group Sessions Strand 2

12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch – Perspectives from NSF Directorates/Divisions
Moderator: Roosevelt Johnson, NSF

NSF Science & Behavioral & Economic (SBE) Sciences/AGEP Initiative
Speakers:
• Wanda Ward, NSF. View Powerpoint
• Patricia White, NSF
Yolanda S. George, AAAS

Strategies for Enhancing AGEP’s Discipline Focus Impact – Perspectives from NSF Directorates
Speakers:
• Lance Haworth – Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Science. View Powerpoint
• Debasish Dutta – Division of Graduate Education. View Powerpoint

2:15 – 3:15 p.m.
Reports from Small Group Sessions on Strand 2
Moderator: Gail Smith, City University of New York

STRAND 3 – ASSESSING RECRUITMENT EFFECTIVENESS AND DEPARTMENTAL ADMISSIONS / SELECTION COMMITTEES

3:15 – 4:15 p.m.
Panel – Lessons Learned from AGEPs
Moderator: Carlos Rodriguez, American Institutes for Research
Speakers:
• George Johnson, University of California-Berkeley. View Powerpoint
• David Ferguson, SUNY Stony Brook
Maurice Eftink, University of Mississippi. View Powerpoint
• David Johnson, New Mexico Tech. View Powerpoint

4:15 – 5:15 p.m.
Small Group Discussions on Strand 2

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Reports from Small Group Sessions on Strand 3

Moderator: Sandy Petersen, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

7:30 p.m.
Dinner on Your Own


SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2006

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast

8:30 to 9:45 a.m.
Keynote Address
Arden Bement
, Director, NSF

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.
Using NSF WebCASPAR & Update on CPST.
View Powerpoint
Moderator: Albert McHenry, University of Arizona
Speaker: Eleanor Babco, Commission on Professionals in Science & Technology (CPST)

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Update on the AGEP Data Collection Initiative
View Data Collection presentaiton. View Results presentation.
Speakers:
• Yolanda S. George, AAAS
• Patricia Campbell, Campbell-Kibler Associates
• Tom Kibler, Campbell-Kibler Associates

11:45 – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch & Closing Remarks
Roosevelt Johnson
, NSF



ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Facilitators:
• Lenell Allen
• Alyson Reed
• Carlos Rodriquez
• Jose Fernandez
• Rita Kirshstein
• Rosa Carson
• Richard Weibl
• Sandy Thomas

Meeting Staff:
• Kitty Didion
• Chickona Royster
• Aziz Yousuf

Web Design:
• Tracy Compton
• Marty McGihon

Print Design:
• Ann Williams