Contemplative Pedagogy Interest Group

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Charge: Explores the concept of contemplative pedagogy in librarianship through demonstrating modes of integrating contemplative practices into library instruction and research life.
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Call for Incoming Convener

  • 1.  Call for Incoming Convener

    Posted Apr 08, 2024 02:54 PM

    Hi everyone,

    Are you interested in contemplative pedagogy and related instructional practices? Do you want to gain leadership experience in a fun and engaging group? Do you enjoy small-team communication and collaboration?

    The ACRL Contemplative Pedagogy Interest Group is seeking an Incoming Convener. This remote-friendly role involves collaborating with a small leadership team to plan and organize virtual programs (2-4 per year) designed to facilitate conversation about contemplative pedagogy and related instructional practices in libraries. This opportunity is available immediately and the term extends through June of 2027. The Incoming Convener will serve as the lead Convener starting in July of 2025, and then as Outgoing Convener starting in July of 2026. In-person conference attendance is not required for this role. 

    Incoming Convener- July 2024

    Lead Convener- July 2025

    Outgoing Convener- July 2026

    Interested? Fill out our brief form by Friday, April 19th. 

    Questions? Contact Sarah Parramore (Outgoing Convener): or Paulina Rousseau (Convener):

    Kind regards,


    Sarah Parramore
    Director of Teaching, Learning, and Research Support
    Occidental College Clapp Library