Mission: The goal of DFI is to increase the number of minority full-time tenure track faculty and staff at Illinois’ two- and four-year, public and private colleges and universities.
Welcome DFI Fellows!
The Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois Program is committed to helping our fellows fulfill their fellowship responsibilities and obtain the tools needed to successfully enter higher academia in faculty or administrative professional positions.
Writing your Curriculum Vita
Writing Your Teaching Philosophy
Developing a Teaching Philosophy
Creating a Grading Rubric
Before Accepting the Position
Basic Interview Questions
Additional Academic Job info
Academic Job Search Time Line
Using the Internet in your Job Search
Preparing Tomorrow's Professor in Science and Engineering
Higher Education Job Search Book List
Academic Job Application Checklist
The Academic Career and Job Search
Questions regarding the application or review process can be directed to DFI@ibhe.org