Posts in Workshops and Seminars

Life Science TN Roundtable Series

Kate Stuart
January 9, 2015

Life Science Tennessee is hosting a series of roundtable discussions to outline the need for access to capital for early stage life science companies. The roundtables will also serve to outline Life Science Tennessee's Access to Capital and State of Entrepreneurship for Life Science Tennessee Companies in Tennessee reports. A copy of those reports can be found HERE.

Employment Workshop for International Students

Kate Stuart
January 8, 2015

Attention International Students! Will you be graduating soon? Are you wondering about how to gain work experience in the US? Learn more about off campus employment authorization options on the International Student and Scholar Services website or by attending an employment workshop this semester. All workshops will be held in the Student Life Center Rooms 1&2

PhD Career Connections: Health Outcomes Research

Join us as Elizabeth Rula, PhD, discusses her role as a Health Outcomes Researcher at January's PhD Career Connections seminar. Friday, January 16, 20159:15-10:15am **NOTE ADJUSTED TIMELight Hall 208 Registration is requested.

Interviewing with the Dean for Your Academic Position

Rachel Howell
November 14, 2014

Interviewing with the Deans for Your Academic Position Wednesday, November 19; 11 am – 12 pm Alumni Hall 201   Three Vanderbilt deans share insights gleaned from interviewing numerous candidates for academic jobs. What impresses a dean? What should a candidate be prepared to discuss? What should a candidate NOT do when meeting with a dean? This panel offers a rare opportunity to benefit from the wisdom of highly experienced academic deans. Panelists include:

BOLD Fellows Program accepting applications

Kate Stuart
November 6, 2014

The Vanderbilt University Center for Teaching is recruiting graduate students to participate in the BOLD Fellows program beginning in January 2015.

The BOLD Fellows program is designed to help graduate student/faculty teams build expertise in developing online instructional modules grounded in good course design principles and our understanding of how people learn. STEM faculty members partner with graduate students or postdocs to design and develop on

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: now accepting applications

Kate Stuart
November 6, 2014

The Vanderbilt Center for Teaching SoTL Scholars Program introduces participants to the principles and practices of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, an international, multidisciplinary field of disciplinary specialists studying student learning. SoTL is a synthesis of teaching, learning, and research in higher education that aims to bring a scholarly lens—the curiosity, the inquiry, the rigor, the disciplinary variety—to what happens in the classroom. SoTL asks expert disciplinary researchers to apply and extend those skills into the classroom.

Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: A Mini-Course for Students and Postdocs, University of Pennsylvania

Rachel Howell
October 22, 2014

Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: A Mini-Course for Students and Postdocs December 5, 2014, University of Pennsylvania Campus, Philadelphia PA Location: Stemmler-Dunlop Auditorium, 3450 Hamilton Walk, and Smilow Center for Translational Research Perelman School of Medicine, 3400 Civic Center Blvd.

Free webinar about writing a federal resume

Kim Petrie
October 10, 2014

If you are applying for federal jobs, you may want to tune in for a FREE webinar from USAJobs about writing a federal resume.  The webinar will be Friday, October 17 from 1:30-3:00PM EST. More details are available on their website:   Registration is limited to 1500 slots and I expect they will go fast, so sign up ASAP!