Professional Development


The Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Engagement and Faculty Development offers a suite of professional development programs to UNH faculty and researchers at all levels. Postdoctoral Diversity and Innovation Scholars will participate with junior faculty in the two year professional development exprience:

  • A cohort of diverse postdoctoral scholars pursuing independent research
  • A research mentor, scholarly coach, external mentor, department ambassador
  • The UNH Writing Academy
  • The UNH Research & Engagement Academy 
  • Teach one class annually & expand your pedagogical knowledge
  • Participate in the life of your department
  • $50,000 per year (minimum) & professional development funds

Academies, research mentoring, and teaching workshops will prepare Postdoctoral Diversity and Innovation Scholars to be productive scholars, teachers, and researchers as they continue on to careers in the Academy.