Posts in Workshops and Seminars

Evidence Based Teaching Workshop at Vanderbilt

Kim Petrie
August 12, 2015

The Evidence-based Teaching Workshop sponsored by the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) is designed for future faculty with no experience with teaching as research, however all Vanderbilt University graduate students, post docs, faculty, and staff are welcome. Workshop topics include how people learn, challenge-based learning, course design, assessment, classroom management, classroom technology, and scholarly resources. The next workshop is the afternoon of August 24th and all day on the 25th.

So You Want to be a Patent Professional?

Explore the role and career of a patent professional with Hilary Dorr Lang, Ph.D. , Associate and Registered Patent Attorney at Patterson Intellectual Property Law. Patterson is a 20 lawyer intellectual property law firm in Nashville, TN, where Hilary focuses her practice on patent prosecution and enforcement of intellectual property rights. Friday, August 7 9-10am PRB 206 

Free Webinar! How to Choose an Exciting Career Path In Tech Transfer (sponsored by AUTM)

Ashley Brady
July 9, 2015

Free webinar brought to you by the Association of University of Technology Managers (AUTM) Date: August 4, 2015 (Tuesday) Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m. EDT Location: Online Moderator:   Dipanjan Nag, Ph.D., MBA, CLP, RTTP, IP Shakti, LLC Presenters:  Rubayath Mohsen, Rockefeller University                       Jay W. Schrankler, University of Minnesota Who should attend:  Beginners and prospective individuals who are interested in exploring technology transfer as a career path.

"Boot Camp" Clinical Research Immersion Program

Ashley Brady
June 19, 2015

Are you interested in a career in clinical research?  Want to find out more about this career path?  Sign up to participate in the Clinical Research Bootcamp offered by the Research Support Services Office at Vanderbilt The next Bootcamp session will be held:  Friday, July 24th at 8:30am-4:00pm. Registration is now open via the Education Calendar.

Resume 101 with Kim Petrie at CRC Research Skills Workshop

Ashley Brady
June 19, 2015

Kim Petrie, Ph.D., BRET Director of Career Development, will be giving her Resume 101 talk at the Clinical Research Center Research Skills Workshop on July 10, 2015.   Workshops are held each Friday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am in Medical Center North, room A-3210 (CRC Conference Room on the third floor). This is a great time to catch her talk if you have not already. Resume 101

Software Carpentry's Course: Scientific Computing for Researchers

Kate Stuart
June 19, 2015

Software Carpentry's mission is to help scientists and engineers get more research done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic lab skills for scientific computing. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems.

July 2, 2015 Postdoctoral ASPIRE Cafe

Ashley Brady
June 16, 2015

Postdoctoral Fellows, Please come for coffee and pastries to a Postdoctoral ASPIRE Café for Career Planning session to learn more about the Vanderbilt ASPIRE Program and to explore topics in career development and professionalism.  Join us for the next session: “Emotional Intelligence”: Led by Mistie Germek, Ph.D., BRET Psychologist

June ASPIRE Cafe for Postocs

Kate Stuart
June 5, 2015

Postdocs, if you have not already had the chance to attend, please come for coffee and pastries to a Postdoctoral ASPIRE Café for Career Planning session to learn more about the Vanderbilt ASPIRE Program and to explore topics in career development and professionalism. 

Webinar on Time Management and Productivity with Jeremy Payne

Kate Stuart
April 19, 2015

Join International Director of Forum Resources Jeremy Payne, Ed.D. of Young Presidents’ Organization for this FREE 45-minute webinar covering “Time Management and Productivity.” Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Alumni Association, Jeremy will break down common workplace productivity myths, provide actionable tools to tame your inbox, and share easy to implement tips for bringing efficiency to your daily calendar. Wednesday, April 22 12:00-12:45pm CST