FPP Annual Conference
May 16-17, 2019
Hamilton, NY

The FPP Annual Conference will again be held in the bucolic surroundings of the White Eagle Conference Center in Hamilton, NY, the week following Commencement. The conference will feature a full slate of FPP-themed programming and opportunities to engage with faculty from SU and diverse institutions around the CNY region. Along with its relaxed and collegial atmosphere, the conference is notable for being free: registration, room, food, and round-trip bus transportation from campus are all covered by the Graduate School.

Highlights of the 2019 conference will include

Lena Hill

  • keynote address by Lena Hill, Dean of the College at Washington & Lee University
  • plenary session on tailoring your research agenda for different institutions
  • concurrent sessions on teaching, job search preparation, publishing, academic citizenship, life balance, and more
  • screening of Paywall: The Business of Scholarship and discussion with the filmmaker, Clarkson University professor Jason Schmitt


Faculty from the following institutions (at a minimum) will participate: Clarkson University, Colgate University, Hamilton College, Hartwick College, Mitchell Community College (NC), SUNY Cortland, Syracuse University, University at Albany, Washington and Lee University.

FPP Conference Program 2019


Programs from Past Conferences

FPP Conference Program 2018

FPP Conference Program 2017

FPP Conference Program 2016

FPP Conference Program 2015

FPP Conference program 2014

FPP conference program 2013

FPP conference program 2012

FPP conference program 2011