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September 2021

Preparing for the Academic Job Market

September 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, October 1, 2021

This workshop series will provide participants with strategies for effective academic job searches and generating effective application materials. The sessions will include opportunities for self-reflection, analysis of example application materials, and opportunities to create/improve one's own applications. Participation will include short pre-assignments and interactive synchronous sessions. 9/10/2021: Intro to the Academic Job Search 9/17/2021: CVs and Cover Letters 9/24/2021: Teaching Statements 10/1/2021: Research and Diversity Statements REGISTER

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Preparing for the Academic Job Market

September 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, October 1, 2021

This workshop series will provide participants with strategies for effective academic job searches and generating effective application materials. The sessions will include opportunities for self-reflection, analysis of example application materials, and opportunities to create/improve one's own applications. Participation will include short pre-assignments and interactive synchronous sessions. 9/10/2021: Intro to the Academic Job Search 9/17/2021: CVs and Cover Letters 9/24/2021: Teaching Statements 10/1/2021: Research and Diversity Statements REGISTER

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Employer Meetup: Ace the Interview

September 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join our virtual employer meetup to get tips from those whose job it is to interview you. Understanding a recruiter’s approach to the interview process can tell you a lot about your own preparation for it. Get their tips on how to present yourself, how to prepare, and how to tackle tough questions. Sponsored by University Career Services

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Preparing for the Academic Job Market

September 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, October 1, 2021

This workshop series will provide participants with strategies for effective academic job searches and generating effective application materials. The sessions will include opportunities for self-reflection, analysis of example application materials, and opportunities to create/improve one's own applications. Participation will include short pre-assignments and interactive synchronous sessions. 9/10/2021: Intro to the Academic Job Search 9/17/2021: CVs and Cover Letters 9/24/2021: Teaching Statements 10/1/2021: Research and Diversity Statements REGISTER

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October 2021

Preparing for the Academic Job Market

October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, October 1, 2021

This workshop series will provide participants with strategies for effective academic job searches and generating effective application materials. The sessions will include opportunities for self-reflection, analysis of example application materials, and opportunities to create/improve one's own applications. Participation will include short pre-assignments and interactive synchronous sessions. 9/10/2021: Intro to the Academic Job Search 9/17/2021: CVs and Cover Letters 9/24/2021: Teaching Statements 10/1/2021: Research and Diversity Statements REGISTER

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Tackling The Federal Job Search Process

October 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

**USE UNC EMAIL CREDENTIALS TO LOG INTO ZOOM FOR THIS WORKSHOP** Interested in government jobs? Did you know that applying for federal jobs is a totally unique process? Come to this panel to learn from subject matter experts on how to sucessfully search and apply for federal jobs. What you will learn after this workshop: Career Exploration: You will be provided with information to identify what is required to be successful in specific professions, in particular to successfully search and…

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Employer Meetup: Standout on Handshake

October 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

**USE UNC EMAIL CREDENTIALS TO LOG INTO ZOOM FOR THIS WORKSHOP** Did you know that employers are searching for candidates for jobs and internships on Handshake? In this meetup, learn key tips on how to maximize Handshake by speaking directly with employers. We will discuss what to include in your Handshake profile, how to search effectively for jobs and internships, and where to find information about upcoming employer events. By the end of the session, you will be ready to…

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November 2021

Getting Hired at a Community College: Tips and Strategies from Faculty on Hiring Panels

November 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Learn hiring tips from faculty that serve on or work closely with hiring committees at community colleges. How might the interview differ from that of a 4-year teaching or research university? What factors should you consider in preparing your application materials and teaching demonstration? What are some common do's and don'ts of seeking a job at a community college? Join us to learn the answer to these questions and more. This session is part of the "Exploring Careers in Teaching…

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GoinGlobal: Preparing for International Opportunities

November 8 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

**USE UNC EMAIL CREDENTIALS TO LOG INTO ZOOM FOR THIS WORKSHOP** Global/intercultural fluency is a highly valued professional competency for success within any workplace environment. UCS can support you in identifying both local-global and abroad experiences that will enrich your college-to-career experience and leverage your marketability for employment opportunities in the future. This virtual workshop will provide resources on how to search for and secure internships and employment with international reach. Attend this program to learn ways in which you…

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Employer Meetup: Negotiation Skills

November 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

**USE UNC EMAIL CREDENTIALS TO LOG INTO ZOOM FOR THIS WORKSHOP** In this employer meetup, hear directly from recruiters on strategies for effective negotiation techniques. The discussion will focus on how to build strong relationships during the interviewing process and strategies that set the stage for the successful negotiation of salary and benefits packages. By the end of the session, you will gain a solid understanding of effective negotiation strategies and the next steps to take to practice your skills.…

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