Events - October 2019

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
interview

Join the Academic Interviews workshop happening on Wednesday, October 23rd from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
career-interests

Confused about career direction? Overwhelmed with choice? Not sure where to begin? Let’s start with where you’re at!  Explore the career development process and discuss how values, skills, interests and even luck, play an important role in your career journey.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

What is most important to you in a career? This workshop will help you explore your work-related values and show how they can be used for ongoing career development.

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
job-search

Learn how to apply successful networking strategies (in-person and online) to enhance your career opportunities. 

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Postings for tenure—track academic positions often require a “research statement” or a “statement of research interests” in addition to a CV, cover letter and teaching dossier. In this interactive workshop, you‘ll learn and apply strategies for developing a compelling, cohesive research statement that is also realistic and written in an accessible style. Led by Nadine Fladd, Writing and Multimodal Communication Specialist, at the Writing and Communication Centre.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019 — 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM EDT

Are you a PhD student or Postdoctoral Fellow considering an academic career? Register for the Free full-day Academic Career Conference to learn more about academic work search including document and interview preparation, tips on managing your academic career, and advice and insights from faculty members. Sessions will also highlight the importance of negotiating job offers in academia, and the challenges associated with maintaining work-life balance when building your academic career.

Thursday, October 10, 2019 — 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
myers-briggs-type-indicator
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
get a job using linkedin poster

 

Join this workshop happening on Tuesday, October 8 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. This workshop is packed with unique tips and know-how on creating a custom profile and using the platform to its fullest extent. Learn to be a Master LinkedIn user and successful opportunity finder.

Thursday, October 3, 2019 — 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
myers-briggs-type-indicator
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
skills

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