Conferences, Events and Fellowships


Below is a listing of mentoring and professional development activities for mid-career faculty and mid-career researchers. Dates given are approximate; check opportunity websites for application information. To update or add to the opportunities on this list, email

Joining the Date Revolution: Big Data in Education and Social Science Research - TBD
Join IRIS for a week-long workshop on how to leverage big data resources and tools to advance your education and social science (ESS) research. Held in Ann Arbor, Michigan. 

AEA Continuing Education - January 2022
This program aims to help mid-career economists and others maintain the value of their human capital. It is tailored primarily to faculty at liberal arts colleges and teaching-oriented state universities that may have fewer research opportunities than colleagues at universities with PhD programs.Held at the Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, California. 

Peer Mentoring Breakfast for Mid-Career Economists - January 2022
This mentoring experience is intended for female economists who are tenured academics at either associate or full rank or non-academics who are 10+ years post-PhD. Held during the ASSA Meeting.