ASPIRE Module: EQ + IQ = Career Success, Fall 2017

Angela Zito
August 7, 2017

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The ASPIRE Modules are short, non-credit bearing electives that broaden the training experiences of biomedical sciences trainees. These elective modules provide efficient exposure to topics in four theme areas: Business/Entrepreneurship, Communication, Teaching, and Clinical research.The ASPIRE Modules are optional and open to any biomedical sciences PhD student or postdoctoral fellow who wishes to take them to supplement their research training. Class size may be limited, however, and will vary by module. 

 

EQ+IQ= Career Success

Content: Conflict resolution, emotional intelligence, workplace communication, building professional relationships, Strengths Finder 2.0 Assessment

Syllabus

Instructors: David Sacks, PhD, HSP, Psychologist for Graduate and Professional Students and Postdoctoral Fellows, PCC, and Kate Stuart, Assistant Director, BRET Office of Career Development

 

Time: 6 sessions: Wednesdays, 11am-1pm, November 1- December 15

Class size: 18 students

Registration requirement: 2-6 sentence statement of interest

 

Registration is closed, but email kate.stuart@vanderbilt.edu with interest.