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June 2021

NCFDD Webinar: How to be a Strong Sponsor and Advocate for Faculty

June 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

More information coming soon! Free Individual Memberships for the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) Available to all Cornell students, postdocs, faculty, and staff Cornell is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD), a nationally recognized, independent organization providing online career development and mentoring resources. The NCFDD provides members with access to tools to increase research and writing productivity and improve work-life balance.  Activate your account by following the steps below: Go…

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Equity Changemaking in the Classroom and Beyond

June 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Teaching and Learning in the Diverse Classroom logo with images of faculty over a Cornell campus image

Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars have been contributing in meaningful ways to making teaching spaces across Cornell more equitable and inclusive during the challenging 2020-21 academic year. We have invited a panel to present four change-making projects and discuss the story of how they made these projects happen. Following the panel presentations, we will hold small-group discussions for self-empowerment, networking, and building collective capacity for action towards greater equity and inclusion. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Teaching Innovation and the Graduate School.…

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July 2021

Developing a Narrative for Your Teaching Statement

July 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Derina Samuel, Center for Teaching Innovation, supports group work at the 2019 inclusive teaching institute

Through presentation and discussion, we will explore essential elements of a teaching statement for an academic job application. You'll leave prepared to start your first draft Teaching Statement or to revise an existing one to make sure it accurately reflects your beliefs and experience. Presenters: Dr. Derina Samuel, Associate Director for Graduate Student Development, Center for Teaching Innovation, and Dr. Colleen McLinn, Executive Director of Future Faculty and Academic Careers, Cornell Graduate School. Pre-registration is required in order to receive…

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NCFDD Webinar: The Art of Saying No

July 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Are you confused about when to say "yes" and "no" to other people's requests? Do you often say "yes" to requests without realizing the impact that response will have on your time and productivity? Do you find yourself feeling angry and resentful during the academic year because you've said "yes" too often? You're not alone! Many faculty (pre and post-tenure) find it incredibly difficult to sort out when, why and how to say "NO." In this webinar, you will learn:…

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NCFDD Webinar: Supporting Faculty During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

More information coming soon! Free Individual Memberships for the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) Available to all Cornell students, postdocs, faculty, and staff Cornell is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD), a nationally recognized, independent organization providing online career development and mentoring resources. The NCFDD provides members with access to tools to increase research and writing productivity and improve work-life balance.  Activate your account by following the steps below: Go…

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Job Search Virtual Monthly Discussion

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Staff of the graduate school participate in an online virtual job search discussion

The Job Search Virtual Monthly Discussion is designed to get job seekers together to talk about concerns that graduate students and postdocs share, and strategize about how to move forward. Each session will begin with a brief introduction that includes tips, perspectives, and thoughts from staff who support career exploration within and beyond academia. After this information is shared, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions they have and share best practices that work for them. We want to…

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August 2021

NCFDD Webinar: Cultivating Your Network of Mentors, Sponsors & Collaborators

August 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Do you have a reliable and strong network of mentors? Are you struggling to cultivate mentoring relationships? Do you know the difference between a mentor and a sponsor? Are you moving to a new stage of your career and wondering how to find new mentors and sponsors that are appropriate to the next level? If so, join us for a webinar that will help you: Map your current mentoring network Identify your unmet needs Plan how to expand your existing…

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NCFDD Webinar: Supporting Trans* Scholars

August 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

  More information coming soon! Free Individual Memberships for the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) Available to all Cornell students, postdocs, faculty, and staff Cornell is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD), a nationally recognized, independent organization providing online career development and mentoring resources. The NCFDD provides members with access to tools to increase research and writing productivity and improve work-life balance.  Activate your account by following the steps below:…

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