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What May Await You in Your Residency & What You Can Do

3MT Featured Home Graduate Education Week Inclusive Excellence PostDoc Association Professional Development Upcoming Events February 11, 2020

Location

The Bridge

Contact

MizzouEdDiversity@missouri.edu
573-882-0511

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Alston’s dissertation research was a mixed-method study focused on diversity residency programs in libraries, with diversity residency programs being temporary, entry-level professional librarian positions that seek candidates from traditionally underrepresented populations. Alston’s research identified factors that tended to correlate with positive residency experiences from former and then-current residents who participated in his study. Qualitative portions of Alston’s research on residencies has also shined a light on the treatment of diversity residents when serving in these roles.