Other Service/Professional Development

PLEASE NOTE  Many screens/categories are tailored for specific schools and colleges. These guidelines are for the categories that are shared throughout the University. If you have questions about categories in PRO specific to your school or college, please contact the PRO Office.

  • Artistic Works-Service
    Pertains primarily to faculty in the Arts performing service such as donation or time, effort, materials, or art work to support fundraising or community outreach for the Arts.
  • Consulting
    Record any instances of unpaid or paid work outside the University where you contributed or exercised your expertise.
  • Presentations-Service
    Record on this screen any service to P-12 schools (including in-service training for teachers), expert testimony as a witness, legislative testimony, guest class lectures outside of your assigned classes, community presentations, or outreach activities. See the online screen's help for tips on entering data.
  • Professional Service/Leadership/Development
    All service activity external to KU and other university settings should be recorded on this screen. You can use this screen to record professional development activities, whether at KU or elsewhere, such as activities facilitated by the Center for Teaching Excellence. For professional development activities, you can identify your role as 'Participant' or 'Attendee'.

    You should record all activity external to the University on this screen, including editorial or review work, external reviews, board memberships, professional association committee activities, adjudication, offices held in professional memberships, and participation in professional development activities. Please include your position/role and the organization for which you served in each record. For more information, see the online screen's instructions.
  • Professional Memberships
    List the professional organizations of which you are a member here. Dates are optional. List honorary organizations or societies of which you are a member in the Honors and Awards, Honor Societies screen in the General Information section.
  • Public Service
    Use this screen to record your service to organizations or community groups that are outside of a higher education or professional setting. See this screen's online instructions for more information on entering data.
  • Publications-Service
    Use this screen to record publications that you authored or contributed to in support of volunteer or community outreach, especially those intended for a non-academic audience. See this screen's online instructions for more information on entering data.

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