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NIH F31 Workshop for Doctoral Students

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

The National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 from NIH is a common avenue for obtaining doctoral (PhD)-level funding. Its primary purpose is to ensure the TRAINING of doctoral-level scientists to carry out the nation’s biomedical and behavioral research agenda. This workshop … Continued

Navigating Organizational Culture

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Participants in this workshop will learn a framework for assessing the culture of their departments and where they “fit.” This will be an opportunity for participants to identify necessary adjustments to help meet academic and personal goals. Lunch provided REGISTER: … Continued

Communication Late Stage

Sunday, August 12, 2012

• Dissertation Writing Bootcamps • Formatting Theses and Dissertations • CV and Cover Letter Writing workshops • Teaching Portfolio Workshop • Interviewing & Negotiation Skills • Social Media & Branding • Communicating Your Science

Communication Mid Stage

Sunday, August 12, 2012

• GRAD 704: Effective Presentation Skills • Individual Development Plan • Social Media & Branding • Communicating Your Science

Communication Early Stage

Sunday, August 12, 2012

• Graduate Funding Workshops • PITAP courses, GRAD 810 and GRAD 811 courses • GRAD 704: Effective Presentation Skills • Individual Development Plan • Communicating Your Science

Professional Communications: Emails that Work

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Email is one of the most challenging communication media, especially at work. This session will provide strategies to get your message across quickly while maintaining an appropriate tone for your request, allowing you to get the job done while building … Continued

Communication Late Stage

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

• Present research at national conferences • Publish research/scholarship • Maintain professional networks

Communication Mid Stage

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

• Develop presentation skills for discipline and non-discipline specific audiences • Write for both technical and non-technical audiences • Communicate with mentors effectively • Present research at national conferences • Publish research/scholarship

Communication Early Stage

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

• Initiate mentoring relationships • Learn conventions of communication within your discipline • Formulate and present research plan