Professional Development for a Graduate Student

program
Thursday 14:00-15:50 B1Fl, Auditorium, IMB, AS

Professional Development for a Graduate Student for Spring 2021

Organizer: Dr. Jun-An Chen & Dr. Yen-Ping Hsueh

Purpose: This event series includes talks, workshops, panels, and events that can help students identify and develop professional skills to prepare for careers in academia, industry, government, nonprofit and entrepreneurship. Series include: Core Competencies, Ph.D. Career Paths, Academic Job Search Series and Careers Beyond Academia.

  Date Topic Lecturer
1.
03/04
Overview of the Course [handout] Yen-Ping Hsueh
2.
03/11
How to manage your PhD life more efficiently [handout] Jun-An Chen
3.
03/18
How to write a good manuscript, from cover letter to rebuttal letter   Jun-Yi Leu
4.
03/25
How to prepare the QE   Yen-Ping Hsueh
5.
04/01
Scientific misconduct and research ethics    Tien-Hsien Chang
6.
04/08
Writing a fundable proposal   Tien-Hsien Chang
7.
04/15
The female perspectives in life science [handout] Wen Chang, Yi-Fang Tsay & Yen-Ping Hsueh
8.
04/22
How to give a great seminar and tips for presentation skills   Suewei Lin
9.
04/29
Resume and CV workshop   Jun-An Chen
10.
05/06
How to manage the stress during your PhD   May Chen
11.
05/13
How to prepare yourself for a job position interview   Kuo Hua Huang
Yu-Wei Wu
12.
05/20
Advices in industrial career (I)   Hwai-Jong Cheng
13.
05/27
Advices in industrial career (II)   Bon-chu Chung
14.
06/03
To move from academia to industry, and prepare for your future (I) [handout] Ying-Ja Chen
15.
06/10
To move from academia to industry, and prepare for your future (II)   TBD
16.
06/17
Advices in industrial career (I)   TBD
17.
06/24
Advices in industrial career (II)   TBD
View PDF File of the course schedule. 
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