students reading paperIn addition to expertise in your subject area, professional development is an essential part of your success in and beyond graduate school. Whether you end up in academia, industry, a nonprofit or NGO, or strike out on your own, you will need skills in areas such as communication, interaction in the workplace, ethical conduct, networking, and interpersonal skills.

 

Spring 2019 Events

For more information and to register, visit the links below:

Working in a Male-Dominated Field (Dinner) with Callista Gould – Thursday, January 24, 6:00-7:30 pm, 312 Lyman

First Generation PhD Lunch – Friday, February 8, 12:00-1:30 pm, Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center

Transferable skills in STEM with Alejandro de la Puente, New York Academy of Sciences – Tuesday, February 12, 12:00-2:00 pm, Lyman 312

Networking at Conferences – Thursday, February 14, 4:00-5:00 pm, 228B Schine

Writing for Money (Applying for Grants and Fellowships) with Jolynn Parker – Tuesday, March 5, 10:00-11:30 am, 114 Lyman

First Generation PhD Lunch – Friday, March 29, 12:00-1:30 pm, Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center

For all events in the Graduate School, visit the calendar.

 

One-on-one appointments

Current students and postdoctoral scholars can request an appointment to discuss these topics via Handshake. (Need help?)

 

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