Skill Development

Hone and polish the skills necessary to make you the most competitive candidate on the job market.

Writing Skills



  • Designing and Delivering Effective Lectures by Rick Reis 
    • Local teaching opportunities

      Looking for undergraduate teaching opportunities?  If you are looking for undergraduate teaching experience, below is a list of colleges and universities in the Middle Tennessee area. You may want to contact department chairpersons, school deans, or human resources departments to see if they have teaching opportunities available. Sometimes departments welcome guests to teach single lectures or sections, or sometimes they need adjunct faculty or lecturers to teach for a single semester.

Aquinas College
Austin Peay State University
Belmont University
Columbia State Community College
Cumberland University
Fisk University
Lipscomb University
Middle Tennessee State University
Nashville State Community College
Tennessee State University
Tennessee Tech University
Trevecca Nazarene University
The University of the South at Sewanee
Volunteer State Community College
Western Kentucky University 


The Elevator Pitch


Soft Skills
We'd like to think that our science sells itself. In reality, it's often your "soft skills" that make or break your job candidacy. What kind of "soft skills" are we talking about? Read on...