Academic Development Series – July/August 2013

On July 24, 2013, in GSC, Work, by Secretary
List of Upcoming Academic Development Series Events

List of Upcoming Academic Development Series Events

Join us for the following upcoming events in our Academic Development Series!

What: Finding a Good Postdoc

When: Wednesday, July 31st, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Where: Stata Center, 32-123

A panel discussion on how to find a good PostDoc position, and how to use it to advance your academic career.  Prof. Hazel Sive, Chair of the Faculty Postdoc Advisory Committee, will give her views on postdoc employment. Refreshments offered!

 

What: Academic Development Series: Process of Academic Publishing and Academic Portfolio Management

When: Tuesday, August 6th, 5:30 – 7:00 PM

Where: Stata Center, 32-123

A panel discussion on the dos and don’ts of academic publishing with advice on how to build a good academic profile starting NOW! The panel consists of an experienced publisher, an experienced editor, and an experienced reviewer. Don’t know the difference? You should come! Reception to follow.

Submit topics and questions you would like to see:  http://docs.google.com/forms/d/1mNdsekyLvcJFEkCvWgPwUQS_lAgNoVuqQR9noAc8K6k/viewform

 

What: Academic Development Series: Make your Online Presence Presentable

When: Monday, August 12th, 11am-2pm

Where: 12-170

Consult with GECD staff on how you can improve your online professional social network profile on sites such as LinkedIn and Google Scholar. Also: get ready for career fair and a new school year by getting a professional headshot, FREE! 

Join our LinkedIn group to win a $5 TechCash gift certificate: http://www.linkedin.com/groups/MIT-GSC-Profile-Photo-Raffle-5109271?home=&gid=5109271&trk=anet_ug_hm

 

Questions? Contact the GSC Academics, Research, and Careers committee at gsc-arc@mit.edu.