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.

 

Fall 2019 Events:

Science Outreach and Volunteer Opportunities at the MOST – Thursday, September 26, 11:00-12:00 pm, 312 Lyman Hall

Networking and Informational Interviews – Wednesday, October 2, 3:00-4:30 pm, 608 Bird Library

First Generation PhD Lunch (1) – Friday, October 4, 12:00-1:30 pm, Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center

Finding Funding Opportunities – Tuesday, November 12, 4:00-5:30 pm, 312 Lyman Hall

First Generation PhD Lunch (2) – Friday, November 22, 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?)