TEACHING AND LEARNING CONFERENCE (TLC@AOM)
Program Co-chair: Douglas Johnson, Georgia Gwinnett College; email@example.com
Program Co-chair: Sarika Pruthi, San Jose State University, California; firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your interest in submitting a proposal for the
79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. The submission
deadline is Tuesday, January 15,
2019 at 5:00 PM ET and the submission system will open toward the end of November 2018.
On Sunday, August 11, 2019, the Academy of Management Teaching
and Learning Conference (TLC@AOM) will host its seventh annual
event during the 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of
Management (August 9-13, 2019). TLC@AOM is a "conference within a
conference" designed to help Academy members across all divisions
improve their teaching practices in an open forum of shared
experience. TLC@AOM features both submitted and invited
Themes for the 2019 TLC@AOM Conference
Proposals should clearly identify one or more of the following
-Introduction of new teaching formats or learning
-Teaching and learning assessment and associated challenges
-Demographic, geographic, or disciplinary boundaries that may
promote or hinder building and leveraging teaching and learning
-Connecting teaching and learning practices to employer needs
and global workplace trends
-Management of teaching and learning practices
-Curricular design or redesign
-Issues and challenges that arise with students, teaching
assistants, or others who impact teaching practices and how those
issues or challenges are addressed
Other themes that address teaching and learning practices to
include proposals that support the 2019 AOM Conference theme
of "Understanding the Inclusive Organization" are welcomed.
Criteria for Acceptance
The same level of
quality and academic professionalism is expected as for other AOM
conference submissions. More specifically for TLC submissions,
every session must include evidence of active audience interaction
and engagement, as well as some combination of presentation,
discussion, participant reflection and application, simulation, or
other form of interactivity. Each submission should also clearly
articulate the goals of the presentation to include what and how
the material will be presented, as well as the takeaways that an
attendee should expect to receive by participating in the
TLC Submission Guidelines:
the guidelines and formatting instructions below to draft your
proposal. Please note that proposals will NOT be reviewed if these
guidelines and instructions are not met.
- Page 1- Cover Page includes:
- -The title of presentation (in Title Case)
- -The Academy-assigned 5-digit submission number
- -Statement to indicate that ALL presenters on the proposal
agree to register and attend the 2019 TLC@AOM Conference should the
submission be accepted.
- -Identification of the theme(s) for the proposal (see list of
"Themes for the 2019 TLC Conference" listed above).
- Pages 2-5 include:
- Topic: Describe the topic of your presentation. What
you are planning to do? How does the topic fulfill the
theme(s) identified on the Cover Page?
- Interest: Why would this topic be of interest to conference
- Method: Describe your presentation methods - lecture, visual
aids, video, etc.
- Audience Involvement: Describe how you will involve the
- Takeaways: Be explicit about what the audience will be able to
take away from your presentation. In other words, how can
attendees apply the information to improve their teaching?
- Time Management: Indicate the presentation time requested: 60
minutes or 90 minutes. Also provide a breakdown of how the time
will be utilized with minutes for each segment of the presentation
and explain how each presenter will be involved in the presentation
of the materials.
- Proposals must not exceed 5 pages.
To facilitate the
blind review process, REMOVE ALL AUTHOR-IDENTIFYING
INFORMATION, including acknowledgements, from the uploaded
document. Note: You will still include ALL authors associated with
your submission during the submission process, but not in your
uploaded proposal (given the length of the sessions, the
number of presenters included should be limited to a maximum of
six). The author information provided will appear in the printed
and online Program.
Any proposal that appears to market a product or service is not
suitable for the AOM Teaching and Learning Conference and will be
If you prefer to discuss your ideas prior to submitting a
proposal, please contact email@example.com no
later than December 15, 2018. Please review the TLC Submission
Guidelines prior to submitting a proposal.
The deadline for all submissions is Tuesday, January
15, 2019 at 5:00 PM ET (NY Time). All proposals must
be submitted through the AOM online submission