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Below are links to past events and programs from the video archive of the Graduate School Programs office, organized topically.



College Teaching

  • Using Social Media in the Classroom
    Presenters: Jill Hurst-Wahl, associate professor of practice in the iSchool and director of the master’s program in Library and Information Science; Michael Scialdone, doctoral candidate in Information Science and Technology at the iSchool. The Graduate School’s Professional Development Series (February 8, 2013). View the powepoint presentation.


Publishing Your Research

  • Essentials of Academic Publication
    A six-part symposium series featuring Syracuse University Press staff, as well as faculty editors of academic journals and book series. Sponsored by the Graduate School and Syracuse University Press (spring 2013).
  • Open Access: Shifting Paradigms in Academic Publication
    Panelists: Charlotte Hess, associate dean for research, collections, and scholarly communication at SU Libraries Mechthild Nagel, professor of philosophy at SUNY Cortland and editor of the OA journal Wagadu; and Jian Qin, associate professor in SU’s School of Information Studies. Sponsored by Career Services and the Graduate School (spring 2011).
  • In Print: How to Get Your Dissertation Published
    Presenter: Glenn Wright, director of The Graduate School Press and former acquisitions editor at Syracuse University Press. Sponsored by the Anthropology Future Professoriate Program with support from the Graduate School and Career Services (fall 2010).


Issues in Higher Education

The Academic Job Search


The Non-Academic Job Search

  • Fostering Scientific Careers with Individual Development Plans This video can only be viewed in the Graduate School Seminars space on SUshare.
    Speaker: Philip Clifford, Associate Dean for Research, College of Applied Health Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago
    This presentation gives faculty tools to help STEM graduate students and postdocs take control of their professional futures, while facilitating annual progress reporting for PIs on NIH and NSF grants. (October 24, 2014)
    This event is co-sponsored by the Graduate School, Career Services, and the Office of Research. Link to IDP Handout.
  • Data Science: An Emerging Field for Future Jobs
    Presenter: Jian Qin, associate professor of information studies, SU. The Graduate School’s Professional Development Series (February 22, 2013).
  • Expanded Careers for Ph.D.s
    Two panels of Ph.D.-holders discuss their careers outside academia. Sponsored by Career Services and the Graduate School (October 19, 2012).

    • Panel 1
      Yusuf Soule, coordinator, OnCampus Program, and executive director, North Side Learning Center; Jennika Baines, acquisitions editor, Syracuse University Press; Peter J. Mikesell, patent agent, Hiscock & Barclay, LLP; Merry Buckley, freelance science writer.
    • Panel 2
      Kevin Bott, associate director, Imagining America; Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken, director of education and practitioner engagement, Transnational NGO Initiative; Richard T. Hezel, president and CEO, Hezel Associates.
  • What’s It Like to Work in a Nonprofit and How Can I Get a Job There?
    Panelists: Stephanie Pasquale, deputy executive director, Home HeadQuarters, Inc.; Stephen Svoboda, executive artistic director, Red House Arts Center; Lynn Hy, director of philanthropy, Food Bank of Central New York; Katie Schisa, Life Links director, ProLiteracy. Sponsored by Career Services and the Graduate School (March 2012).
  • How Can I Become an Entrepreneur? Tips from Those Who Have Succeeded
    Moderator: John Liddy, entrepreneur-in-residence, The Tech Garden. Panelists: El-Java W. Abdul-Qadir, president and owner of Excel Martial Arts Training Center and director of the Inclusive Entrepreneurship Programs at the Syracuse University’s South Side Innovation Center; Dianne Apter, co-founder of Apter & O’Connor Associates, Inc.; Ginny Donohue, founder On Point for College; Steve Von Deak, partner at Rounded Development. Sponsored by Career Services and the Graduate School (February 2012).
  • How to Use Your PhD to Get a Job in the Federal Government
    Presenter: Alexandra Lord, PhD, branch chief for the National Historic Landmarks Program of the National Park Service. Sponsored by Career Services, the Maxwell School Center for Career Development, and the Graduate School (fall 2010).