Career Corner

Career Corner

Career Corner is a professional development workshop series where everyone from graduate students to established faculty members can learn how to advance their academic careers, publish and market their research, improve their lesson planning and teaching skills and find out about careers outside of academia.

The workshops are free and open to all Congress registered attendees and the general public.

Sunday, May 29

Ideas matter: Telling your research story
13:00 to 14:30

Monday, May 30

Publishing and marketing your scholarly book
7:30 to 9:00

Expanding community: Using your research in a Mitacs internship
9:00 to 10:30

Mentorship café: Thriving in academia
10:30 to 12:00

Following the leadership track: Opportunities, decisions and strategies in academic leadership roles
13:00 to 14:30

Introduction to writing compelling commentary
14:30 to 16:00

Tuesday, May 31

SSHRC scholarships and fellowships 101
9:00 to 10:30

Develop your teaching portfolio
10:30 to 12:00

Write that journal article in seven days
13:00 to 14:30

Career transitions: Identify your transferable skills
14:30 to 16:00

Wednesday, June 1 

CIHR’s strategic action plan on training
9:00 to 10:30

Parenting in academia
10:30 to 12:00

Inventing your career: #Post-ac; #alt-ac; #WithAPhD
13:00 to 14:30

Can we all get along? Bridging the quantitative-qualitative divide
15:30 to 17:00

Thursday, June 2

Flip your classroom to increase student engagement
9:00 to 10:30

Publishing and marketing your scholarly book
10:30 to 12:00

 

Career Corner is sponsored by: