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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 PM
Academic Job Search Series

The Office of Postdoctoral Studies and CU-CIRTL will be offering an expanded series of sessions on the Academic Job Search Process. Most sessions will be held on Wednesdays at noon, and will include practical advice and feedback on your application materials from faculty and staff. Topics will include:

Application Process for the Academic Job: June 28  (12-1:30 pm, B51 Warren Hall)

When do you apply for positions, what documents are needed, how long does the process take

We will discuss:  Written material including CV,Cover letter, Research/Teaching Statement, References, Finding Positions, Interviewing

Presenters: Christine Holmes, Director Postdoctoral Studies Program; Colleen McLinn, Program Director, Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CU-CIRTL)

We will provide drinks and cookies; feel free to bring your own lunch.  RSVP required: RSVP

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Teaching Statement Workshop: July 12,  12:00 - 1:30 , B51 Warren Hall

Through activities and discussion, we will help you start a first draft teaching statement or revise an existing one to share your personal philosophy as an educator.

Presenter: Colleen McLinn, Program Director, Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CU-CIRTL)

We will provide drinks and cookies; feel free to bring your own lunch.  RSVP required: RSVP

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Designing your Research Statement around Undergraduate Education: July 19 12:00-1:30 pm, B51 Warren Hall

Presented by Jeffrey Werner (SUNY Cortland)

This workshop will help job seekers interested in four-year colleges and universities outline a research statement that highlights plans to mentor undergraduate students in research.

We will provide drinks and cookies; feel free to bring your own lunch.  RSVP required: RSVP

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How to Approach the Research Plan in a Job Application: July 26, 12:00 - 1:30,  B51 Warren Hall

This workshop will help academic job seekers interested in research-intensive universities to develop a focused and compelling research statement. Presented by Marvin Pritts (Professor of Horticulture).

We will provide drinks and cookies; feel free to bring your own lunch.  RSVP required: RSVP

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How to Submit Grants at Cornell - A Primer for Postdocs: August 2, 12:00-1:30 pm, B51 Warren Hall 

Grant-writing workshop presented by Kim Holloway, Sponsored Projects

We will provide drinks and cookies; feel free to bring your own lunch.  RSVP required: RSVP

Location:
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B51 Warren Hall
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