Grad / Postdoc Professional Development Seminar

from Monday
January 01, 2018 to Thursday
May 31, 2018
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Monday
January 29, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
Radu Laza and Christian Schnell, Stony Brook University
Introduction and job offers

First meeting of the professional development seminar this semester. We'll start by discussing possible topics; please bring along ideas and suggestions. Also, we'll try to get a headcount for our weekly pizza order.

After that, the topic is going to be, "What do you do after you get a job offer?"


Monday
February 05, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
Tony Phillips, Stony Brook University
Tony Phillips on teaching

Teaching is an important aspect of a career in academia. Tony Phillips -- whom many of you probably got to know during the teaching practicum -- has agreed to share some of his experience and advice with us in the seminar. (Pizza will be served at the beginning of the seminar.)


Monday
February 12, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
Lisa Berger, Stony Brook University
Developing (and documenting) your teaching

We will discuss ideas for developing as a teacher and for documenting your successes as a teacher. Please feel free to bring any questions about teaching or the academic job search. (Pizza, as usual.)


Monday
February 19, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131

No seminar

No seminar due to President Stanley's visit.


Monday
February 26, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
Robert Lazarsfeld, Stony Brook University
Robert's rules of publishing


Monday
March 05, 2018

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Math Tower P-131
Allen Tannenbaum, Stony Brook University
Fifth meeting


Monday
March 19, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Sixth meeting


Monday
March 26, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Seventh meeting


Monday
April 02, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Eighth meeting


Monday
April 09, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
Jennifer Pearl, American Association for the Advancement of Science
Ninth meeting


Monday
April 16, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Tenth meeting


Monday
April 23, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Eleventh meeting


Monday
April 30, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Twelfth meeting


Monday
May 07, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Math Tower P-131
TBA, Stony Brook University
Thirteenth meeting


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