Professional Development for a Graduate Student

program
Thursday 14:00-15:50 1F 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 [slide] 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 [handout] Jun-Yi Leu
4.
03/25
How to prepare the QE [handout] 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 & Yen-Ping Hsueh
8.
04/22
How to give a great seminar and tips for presentation skills [handout] Suewei Lin
9.
04/29
no class  
10.
05/06
Resume and CV workshop [handout] Jun-An Chen
11.
05/13
How to prepare yourself for a job position interview   Kuo Hua Huang
Yu-Wei Wu
12.
05/20
Advices in academia career (I) [handout] Hwai-Jong Cheng
13.
05/27
Advices in academia 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
No class    
16.
06/17
Chances, Opportunities and Choices   Mei Wen Fong
View PDF File of the course schedule. 
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