Professional Development Series

In collaboration with the Graduate Student Association, the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, INBRE, DRI, the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources, the College of Business, the College of Science, and the School of Medicine, the Graduate School is pleased to offer a series of seminars and workshops to help graduate students and postdoctoral fellows develop and enhance their professional skills to succeed in their current positions and future careers.

Jan 24: Refining Your Writing: Writing and Editing Tips for Graduate Students

Professional and Career Development Series

"Refining Your Writing: Writing and Editing Tips for Graduate Students"

  • Date and time: Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 12:30pm-1:30pm
  • Location: Joe Crowley Student Union 320
  • Speaker: Maureen McBride, Director of the UNR Writing Center
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February 7: Converting Your CV Into a Resume

Professional and Career Development Series

Converting Your CV Into a Resume

  • Date and time: Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Joe Crowley Student Union 320
  • Speakers: Mary T. Calhoon, Assistant Director, UNR Career Studio
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February 21: Photoshop for Whatever: Basic Skills in Using Adobe Photoshop

Professional and Career Development Series

Photoshop for Whatever: Basic Skills in Using Adobe Photoshop

  • Date and time: Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Joe Crowley Student Union 320
  • Speakers: Harry Thomas, UNR Libraries
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March 6: StartSmart Salary Negotiation Workshop (limited to 20 participants, RSVP required)

Professional and Career Development Series

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March 12: Panel Presentation: Learning about Academic Teaching Positions

Professional and Career Development Series

March 12: Panel Presentation: Learning about Academic Teaching Positions

  • Date and time: Monday, March 12, 2018, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: JCSU Ballroom C
  • Speakers: Faculty from UNR, TMCC, and other Institutions 
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April 4: Building Your Online Profile Using ORCID and Google Scholar

Professional and Career Development Series

April 4: Building Your Online Profile Using ORCID and Google Scholar

  • Date and time: Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Location: JCSU 320
  • Speaker: Mary Shultz, UNR Libraries
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April 16: Panel Presentation: Transitioning from Academia to Industry

Professional and Career Development Series

Panel Presentation: Transitioning from Academia to Industry

  • Date and time: Monday, April 16, 2018, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: JCSU 402 (Great Room)
  • Speakers: Local industry representatives, UNR alumni and UNR faculty with industry experience
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April 25: Networking and Informational Interviews

  • Date and time: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: JCSU 320
  • Speaker: Elizabeth Loun, Associate Director Employer Relations and Internships, Nevada Career Studio
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