Modern Language Association: Panel on Evaluating Digital Scholarship
January 11, 2014
Associate Research Professor Victoria Szabo chaired a panel at the 2014 Modern Languages Association Conference in Chicago entitled “Evaluating Digital Scholarship: Candidate Success Stories.” Professor Szabo’s panel addressed the following:
In an electronic roundtable, candidates from various institutions and backgrounds share work and describe successful navigation of appointment, tenure, and promotion. MLA guidelines on evaluating digital scholarship serve as context. Discussion of how shifting definitions of academic success may include interdisciplinary collaboration, public engagement, hybrid teaching/research, alt-ac.