Establishing a great relationship with your fellow instructor from day one of the job and ensuring a collaborative approach is always maintained between the two. Additionally, demonstrating to the cadets that you genuinely care for their professional and personal well-being. Less
I was new to academia, fresh out of grad school, only having served 1 year elsewhere as a sabbatical replacement. So this was my first real full-time position in academia, leading the department. They asked me how I expected to take on the responsibilities with so little experience.
"How many students have you enrolled in a program in the past? Of those students, how many stayed in the program?" I was supposed to know detailed numbers off the top of my head from a previous job. I was not allowed to guess or to look like I couldn't remember.