Welcome to the Portfolio to Professoriate (P2P) project funded by the National Science Foundation.  Through P2P, graduate engineering students at four universities around the country will create and maintain a portfolio focused on academic areas skills and experience such as teaching and research.  Whether they going into a teaching career or not, keeping a portfolio will provide numerous benefits to all participants, including a few valuable advantages when entering the job market.  

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1055595. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

For more information, please feel free to send an email to wendebmg [at] gmail [dot] com and Wende Garrison will be happy to answer your questions. 

Featured Portfolios

  • Multiple Artifacts in Google Docs This week's P2P portfolio feature is of Meggie Grafton's portfolio, from the University of Michigan.  Meggie's portfolio is notable because of the numerous artifacts that attest to ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2012, 8:02 PM by Wende Garrison
  • Multiple Artifacts Paint Portfolio Author as Well-rounded Expert Another outstanding P2P portfolio showcases the approach of uploading multiple artifacts for each "area."  Steven Hoffenson's portfolio offers a wealth of evidence of Steven's background and experiences.A ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2012, 6:46 AM by Wende Garrison
  • A Warm Welcome Opens the Door to a Wealth of Evidence and Reflection One of the first P2P portfolios to be created is also one of the best.  In Courtney (Clum) Peckens' portfolio, a number of outstanding features can be found.  She has ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2012, 11:23 AM by Wende Garrison
  • Reflection Focus, Portfolio-As-Detailed-Vitae Approach (Engineering) Before P2P started, some of the best engineering portfolios came from Engineering Education graduate programs.  Erin Crede's great portfolio is a perfect example of that.  Crede uses the navigational ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2012, 1:23 PM by Wende Garrison
  • Focus on Coursework (Engineering) Another portfolio created for academic purposes, Jennifer Johnson's portfolio focuses more on the coursework she has taken.  You can find her reflections in her portfolio, along with a listing ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2012, 1:53 PM by Wende Garrison
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  • The Role of Social Media in Your Job Hunt The role social media plays in getting a job these days continues to grow.  One news story after another is filed about employers using social media to learn more about ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2012, 4:01 PM by Wende Garrison
  • A Great Solution for An Always Up-to-Date Vitae In this article in The Chronicle, keeping your vitae in a Google doc, with the link posted to your various online outlets is suggested, rather than attaching your actual vitae ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2012, 5:38 AM by Wende Garrison
  • Portfolios Preferred in Job Hunt? In this fascinating piece, a trend away from resumes is observed.  Could it be that your portfolio will be exactly the sort of web presence an employer is looking for
    Posted Feb 20, 2012, 10:21 AM by Wende Garrison
  • Eportfolios As A Job Hunting Tool This article was published by Boston UniversityE-Portfolios Showcase Student WorkAnother “arrow in the quiver” in job huntAlthough the economy continues to show signs of improvement, a ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2012, 10:24 AM by Wende Garrison
  • Presentation at AAC&U's 2012 Eportfolio Forum P2P staff Lisa McNair and Wende Garrison will present at AAC&U's 2012 Eportfolio Forum.
    Posted Oct 12, 2011, 5:18 AM by Wende Garrison
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