Day 4: Wake up late from staying up too late last night. Day full of teaching and meetings ahead.
8:00am: Wake up, coffee, shower, dress, take out recycling. Everyone already gone to school and work.
9:00am: Decide to work at home until 11:00am meeting. Check email, prepare for class today.
11:00am: Arrive at office at last.
11:00am: Meet with honors student to discuss research interviews, and departmental admins to discuss departmental matters
1:30pm: Lunch (non-working for a change!)
2:30pm: Office hours: meet two students regarding courses
3:00pm-4:15pm: Meeting with interns to train on on-line submission system for journal, and follow-up email queries to system designer
4:15pm: Go to tennis center to pick up rackets; compose and send emails that have to go out today.
5:15pm: Get son from school basketball practice
6:00pm: Deliver son to church league basketball practice
6:00pm-7:30pm: Work on faculty salary review materials during practice
7:45pm-9:00pm: Home, dinner, kids to bed, talk to wife about daughter’s courses for next year
9:00pm-11:00pm: String and grip tennis rackets
11:00pm-11:30pm: Revise and post class assignment to course website; email students
11:30pm-12:00pm: Check eBay, facebook, blog.
12:30pm: Bourbon and bed
Total hours worked: c.9