Academic Career Series Seminars

2019-2020 Seminars open to all Engineering PhD Students

All Seminars take place in 106B1 Engineering Hall from Noon to 12:50 pm.

Professional Ethics in College Teaching and Academia

Date: September 27, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Michael Loui, University of Purdue

How to Look for Postdoc Positions and How a Postdoc can be Helpful

Date: October 4, 2019 | Speaker: Alexis Thompson, Graduate College

How Young Faculty Members Can Collaborate Work and Funding with National Labs

Date: October 11, 2019 | Speaker: Thomas Corbert, Sandia National Labs

Life as an Academic

Date: October 18, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Jen Bernhard, ECE

Preparing your Application Materials for an Academic Job Search

Date:  October 25, 2019 | Speaker: TBA

Academic Interview Process

Date:  November 1, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Klara Nahrstedt, CS and CSL

Writing a Teaching and Research Statement

Date: November 8, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Indy Gupta, CS

How to Handle the Negotiation Process

Date:  November 15, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Klara Nahrstedt, CS/CSL

Best Practices for Your Interview Research Talk

Date:  November 22, 2019 | Speaker:  Professor Brian Leads DeMarco, Physics

Active Learning / Teaching

Balancing between Research, Service, and Teaching as a Faculty Member

Date:  January 24, 2020 | Speaker: TBA

Date:  February 28, 2020 | Speaker: Professor Harry Dankowicz, College of Engineering and MechSE

Faculty Life at Different Universities

Date:  March 6, 2020 | Speakers: TBA

Successfully Launching Your Academic Career

Date:  March 13, 2020 | Speaker:  TBA

Tenure Process

Date:  March 27, 2020 | Speaker:  TBA

A Faculty Experience with Intellectual Property

Date:  April 3, 2020 | Speaker:  TBA

Blended Learning / Online Teaching 

Date:  April 17, 2020 | Speaker:  TBA

How to Manage Conflict as it Arises with Colleagues and Students

Date: April 24, 2020 | Speaker: TBA