This guide is the result of the collective work of Knox faculty first undertaken in 1997 in the context of the ACE/Kellogg Faculty Workplace Project.

The Survival/Success Guide Working Group (1997)

Natalie Adolphi
Penny Gold, editor
Heather Hoffmann
Carol Horwitz
Lynette Lombard
Elizabeth Carlin Metz

Thanks to the many others who helped by talking with us or by writing up their experiences or advice.  Thanks also to Peter Bailley for designing and implementing the web-based version of this guide.

Thanks also to Peter Bailley for designing and implementing the web-based version of this guide.

We have made this guide available on the web in order to facilitate its use, both by faculty at Knox and by people at other institutions. We encourage others to use this material, adapting it to their own institutional situations. You may make use of whatever material you like. We just ask that you give appropriate acknowledgement to the: Survival/Success Guide for Knox Faculty, 4th edition (Galesburg, Illinois: Knox College, 2004), that you inform us of your plan to use the material (pgold@knox.edu), and that you send a copy of your final product to: Professor Penny Gold, Coordinator, Faculty Development Program, Knox College, Galesburg, IL 61401.

July 2004


Updates 2015:

A number of minor updates, corrections, and link updates have been made to this guide during July 2015. In a few cases, the material presented requires more detalied updating. Such updates will have to wait until the next full revision. Comments may be sent to the Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs at facultydevelopment@knox.edu.

The original 2004 version of this Guide can be found here.