Academic Career Series Seminars

2018-2019 Seminars open to all Engineering PhD Students

All Seminars take place in 335 Mechanical Engineering Building from Noon to 12:50 pm.

Professional Ethics in College Teaching and Academia

Date: September 28, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Michael Loui, University of Purdue

Setting Student Expectations when Mentoring / Advising

Date: October 5, 2018 | Speaker: Alexis Thompson, Graduate College

Life as an Academic

Date: October 19, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Jen Bernhard, ECE

Writing a Teaching and Research Statement

Date: October 26, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Indy Gupta, CS

Academic Interview Process

Date:  November 2, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Klara Nahrstedt, CS and CSL

Preparing your Application Materials for an Academic Job Search

Date:  November 9, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Debra Thurston, ISE

How to Handle the Negotiation Process

Date:  November 16, 2018 | Speaker: Professor Klara Nahrstedt, CS/CSL

How to Give a Better Research Talk

Date:  November 30, 2018 | Speaker:  Professor Brian Leads DeMarco, Physics

How to Effectively Tell Your Story

Date:  December 7, 2018 | Speaker:  Professor Kimani Toussaint, MechSE

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

Date:  March 1, 2019 | Speaker: Professor Harry Dankowicz, College of Engineering and MechSE

Faculty Life at Different Universities

Date:  March 8, 2019 | Speakers: TBA

Successfully Launching Your Academic Career

Date:  March 15, 2019 | Speaker:  Professor Abhishek Gupta, Ohio State University and Mavis Fellow Alum

Tenure Process

Date:  March 39, 2019 | Speaker:  Martin Wong, College of Engineering and ECE

A Faculty Experience with Intellectual Property

Date:  April 5, 2019 | Speaker:  Professor JP Allain, NPRE

Blended Learning / Online Teaching 

Date:  April 19, 2019 | Speaker:  Michel Bellini, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL)

Mavis – iFEAT End of Year Celebration Poster Session

Date: TBA | Location: TBA