Grad / Postdoc Professional Development Seminar

from Tuesday
January 01, 2019 to Friday
May 31, 2019
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Tuesday
January 29, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
SCGP 313
Christian Schnell, Stony Brook University
The professional societies

We'll take a look at the function of the professional mathematical societies (AMS, MAA, SIAM), and at the benefits of membership.

Note: This semester, the seminar meets in SCGP 313.


Tuesday
February 19, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
P-131
Christian Schnell, Stony Brook University
Beamer and TikZ

An introduction to two useful LaTeX packages: Beamer (for computer presentations) and TikZ (for creating professional-looking graphics using LaTeX code). If you are not using these packages already, you should be!

Note the location: P-131


Tuesday
February 26, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
P-131
Stony Brook Faculty, Stony Brook University
Applying for NSF grants

With Aliakbar Daemi, Bob Hough, Mark Mclean, and Christian Schnell. Each of us is going to talk about their experience with writing a grant proposal, applying to the NSF, getting feedback from the NSF, etc. We'll share some of the documents, and of course answer questions. We'll also be happy to give specific advice to those of you who are thinking about applying for a grant this fall.


Tuesday
March 05, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
P-131
Graduate students, Stony Brook University
Recital practice I

Practice meeting for the graduate student recitals on March 26/27. Please attend and give some feedback to the speakers!


Friday
March 08, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
P-131
Graduate students, Stony Brook University
Recital practice II

Practice meeting for the graduate student recitals on March 26/27. Please attend and give some feedback to the speakers!


Tuesday
March 12, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
P-131
Sheldon Joyner, Suffolk University
Teaching math at a small college in a large city: Suffolk University

In this talk I will discuss what it is like to have a career as a math professor in a university where faculty members are primarily focused on teaching undergraduate mathematics but also do research. I will also share my job search experiences.


Tuesday
March 26, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
P-131
Moira Cchas, Stony Brook University
TBA

TBA


Tuesday
April 16, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
P-131
Ilya Elson, Goldman Sachs
TBA

TBA


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