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Graduate Studies Events

October 6, 2022

Academic Jobs: First-Round Interviews

October 6, 2022 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Lyman Hall, 312

Congrats, you’re part of the “long shortlist!” But what is that, and how to you get to the “finalist” stage, and then from there, to a new job? We’ll discuss how to you can take your best…

October 7, 2022

Academic Publication: Journal Articles

October 7, 2022 at 10:45am12:00pm EDT

Newhouse 1, 101

As we all know, for PhD students, postdocs, and other aspirants to quality academic careers, it’s “publish or perish” – no pressure, right?? Never fear: with some research and planning, you…

October 13, 2022

Academic Jobs: Second-Round Interviews

October 13, 2022 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Lyman Hall, 312

You’ve passed your first hurdle, the screening interview, and you’ve been invited to an on-campus interview. Now what? We’ll discuss the variables, the questions, and the ins and outs of a…

October 20, 2022

Academic Jobs: Negotiating the Offer

October 20, 2022 at 1:00pm2:30pm EDT

Lyman Hall, 312

People often feel squeamish about negotiating, or they feel like they should negotiate but don’t know where to start. What is most often requested? How do you go about even bringing the topic up?…

October 25, 2022

Online and Hybrid Learning: Challenges and Opportunities

October 25, 2022 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

Teaching an online or hybrid course is very different than teaching students exclusively face-to-face. Learning to effectively use instructional technologies is part of the challenge. So is…

November 4, 2022

Academic Publication: Books

November 4, 2022 at 1:45pm3:00pm EDT

MacNaughton Hall, 100

If you’re an early-career scholar in the humanities or other “book for tenure” field, getting your revised dissertation placed with an appropriate press is the meal ticket. Pulling this off…