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Upcoming CU-CIRTL Events

September 13, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Sage Chapel
Join Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, President Emerita, Spelman College, a nationally recognized authority on racial issues and the psychology of racism in America, in exploring racial stereotypes and cross-racial dialogue.  *The first hundred to RSVP will receive a fully revised and updated copy of  Dr. Tatum’s critically acclaimed book, Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria And Other Conversations About Race. Co-sponsored by: Center for Teaching Excellence, Engaged Cornell, Office of Faculty Development and Diversity, and Graduate School  
September 20, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
G01 Biotech
This year, we are once again gathering a supportive community of peers where you can discuss your experience on the academic job market. Bring questions, problems, and things you've always wondered about to these monthly Tuesday lunch discussions aimed at doctoral students and postdocs. Catered lunch will be provided. RSVPs are required. Moderators: Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies & Colleen McLinn, CU-CIRTL Director
September 25, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
341 Caldwell Hall
Are you interested in joining (or leading) a discussion group around the EdX massive open online course, "An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching" at Cornell University or in the Ithaca, NY area? Come to an info session with lunch on Monday, September 25 from 12-1 pm in 341 Caldwell Hall.
October 18, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
G01 Biotech
This year, we are once again gathering a supportive community of peers where you can discuss your experience on the academic job market. Bring questions, problems, and things you've always wondered about to these monthly Tuesday lunch discussions aimed at doctoral students and postdocs. Catered lunch will be provided. RSVPs are required. Moderators: Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies & Colleen McLinn, CU-CIRTL Director
November 15, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
102 Mann Library
January 30, 2018 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location will be sent to accepted participants
In this series of biweekly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills for an academic career, particularly one where research is conducted in teams in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students is a key skill influencing everything from research productivity to personal satisfaction. Learn best practices for mentoring undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers, and develop your advising and mentoring skills needed to lead a research team.
January 31, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
TBA
This year, we are once again gathering a supportive community of peers where you can discuss your experience on the academic job market. Bring questions, problems, and things you've always wondered about to these monthly Tuesday lunch discussions aimed at doctoral students and postdocs. Catered lunch will be provided. RSVPs are required. Moderators: Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies & Colleen McLinn, CU-CIRTL Director
February 13, 2018 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location will be sent to accepted participants
In this series of biweekly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills for an academic career, particularly one where research is conducted in teams in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students is a key skill influencing everything from research productivity to personal satisfaction. Learn best practices for mentoring undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers, and develop your advising and mentoring skills needed to lead a research team.
February 14, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
TBA
An important part of the job search is interviewing and then negotiating the offer. Come learn about the art of interviewing! Presenters: Yael Levitte, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies. This is a brown bag event - bring your lunch. Part of the Academic Job Search Series sponsored by CU-CIRTL and the Office of Postdoctoral Studies.
February 27, 2018 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
In this series of biweekly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills for an academic career, particularly one where research is conducted in teams in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students is a key skill influencing everything from research productivity to personal satisfaction. Learn best practices for mentoring undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers, and develop your advising and mentoring skills needed to lead a research team.

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