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Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

 

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events
Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Funding discovery databases help researchers identify opportunities from public and private funders. UVa now has access to two discovery tools licensed by the Vice Provost of Research, Pivot and GrantForward. These tools allow faculty, students and staff to search for funding and set up email search alerts based on a researcher’s area of interest. After the workshop, the attendees will learn how to create an account, search the databases, share funding opportunities with others, as well as save search strategies for email alerts regarding new opportunities.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events
Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

A career fair and mixer featuring the region's coolest startups. Meet fast-growing startups and innovative non-profits based in Charlottesville, Richmond, DC, and beyond. Connect with local entrepreneurs, students, and UVA alumni, discover internship/job opportunities, and learn the modern skills you'll need in tomorrow’s workforce. See a list of employers here - check back often, more employers are being added right up until the date of the fair!

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Funding discovery databases help researchers identify opportunities from public and private funders. UVa now has access to two discovery tools licensed by the Vice Provost of Research, Pivot and GrantForward. These tools allow faculty, students and staff to search for funding and set up email search alerts based on a researcher’s area of interest. After the workshop, the attendees will learn how to create an account, search the databases, share funding opportunities with others, as well as save search strategies for email alerts regarding new opportunities.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Meet recruiters from over 100 corporations, non-profit organizations, and government agencies looking for students from all schools and disciplines. This is a great opportunity to meet employers in person, learn about different organizations and positions, talk with them about your experience, and offer your resume. Please note, there are different recruiters on each day of this 2-day job fair. See a list of registered employers here.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

The fair will coincide with the University’s Annual Spring Job and Internship Fair. Connect with recruiters with jobs and internships in Environmental Science, Policy, Sustainability and more! Click here for more information about the Green Job and Internship Fair.

This fair will run from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Meet recruiters from over 100 corporations, non-profit organizations, and government agencies looking for students from all schools and disciplines. This is a great opportunity to meet employers in person, learn about different organizations and positions, talk with them about your experience, and offer your resume. Please note, there are different recruiters on each day of this 2-day job fair. See a list of registered employers here.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond the Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

 

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events
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Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events
Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events
Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Funding discovery databases help researchers identify opportunities from public and private funders. UVa now has access to two discovery tools licensed by the Vice Provost of Research, Pivot and GrantForward. These tools allow faculty, students and staff to search for funding and set up email search alerts based on a researcher’s area of interest. After the workshop, the attendees will learn how to create an account, search the databases, share funding opportunities with others, as well as save search strategies for email alerts regarding new opportunities.

Date Posted: January 17, 2017 | 11:07 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

 

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Beyond The Academy Series

This bootcamp-style series of workshops will teach graduate students and postdocs everything they need to know in applying for jobs beyond the academy, and include hands-on exercises to provide a meaningful takeaway from the experience.

Workshops will take place from 10:00 am-12:00 pm on January 24-27, 2017. Please look at the details for each workshop for location. Attend as many as you'd like!

 

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

The new year is the perfect time to refresh your career goals and make new resolutions, whether you’re seeking a new job, a new industry, or new skills. Join Alumni Career Services Director Amanda Panarese (Col ’99) and Career Advisor Liz Sprouse for their take on the top career trends for 2017, along with practical advice on managing your career, and the resolutions you should be sure to keep. Register here.

 

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Have an academic job interview coming up? Let Karen Kelsky of The Professor Is In show you want to expect, how to sidestep major blunders, and how to make a good impression. Register today.

This webinar is hosted by Chronicle Vitae.

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Whether you're networking, interviewing for a job, or just having a conversation at a party, it is essential to have an "elevator pitch" to describe your dissertation work. Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a competition that helps graduate students develop the necessary communication skills to effectively explain their research in a clear and succinct way so that all people, from field-specialist to the lay-person, can understand the topic and importance of their work. Plus, it comes with the opportunity to win up to $1,000!

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

In this workshop, participants will learn techniques for creating and using visual aids for research presentations. We'll focus on designing slides that enhance instead of distract from your presentation, as well as presentation techniques to maximize audience attention and understanding.

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

This session will focus on 7 different ways of connecting with and communicating research to audiences, particularly outside of your field. In this session, we will see examples of those 7 communication tools and participants will create and receive feedback on their own work using these tools.

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

Lean a tool that communications experts use to help clients organize their thoughts and to identify key points about their research. We will discuss how this tool, the Message Box, can be used to help structure a presentation, outline a proposal, or prepare for an interview. Participants will leave with a completed draft of their own message box.

Date Posted: January 9, 2017 | 11:05 pm
Type of content: Upcoming Events

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