Professional Development

The Graduate College has identified six essential skills to help graduate students and postdocs become successful in their respective disciplines. The six core competencies are: Career, Communication, Leadership / Management, Research, Teaching, and Wellness. We are dedicated to help you reach your personal and professional goals.

Resources


Professional Development Calendar

Time Category Event
01-17-2018 12:00pm Research ISU I-Corps Sites – CALS Informational Lunch and Learn
01-17-2018 1:00pm Management NCFDD - How to Find Your Pillars of Genius
01-17-2018 1:00pm Career NCFDD - How to Find Your Pillars of Genius
01-17-2018 2:00pm Research Research Submission Software Workshop
01-25-2018 9:00am Communication AAAS Workshop: Fundamentals of Science Communication
01-29-2018 1:00pm Career CIRTL - Exploring a Teaching Career at Community College
01-29-2018 2:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Diversity in the College Classroom
01-30-2018 11:30am Teaching CIRTL - CIRTL Reads
01-30-2018 1:30pm Career CIRTL - Research Mentor Training
01-31-2018 10:30am Teaching CIRTL - The College Classroom
01-31-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Getting Ready to Teach in the American Classroom: Cross-Cultural Analysis
02-01-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Topics in STEMinism: Strategies for Inclusive Undergraduate STEM Ed
02-05-2018 5:31am Teaching CIRTL - MOOC: Advanced Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching
02-07-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Getting Ready to Teach in the American Classroom: Building Rapport & Effective Communication
02-08-2018 1:00pm Management NCFDD - SKILL #2: How to Align Your Time with Your Priorities
02-09-2018 12:00pm Research Library Workshop - Introduction to Open Educational Resources: How to Find & Evaluaate OER
02-14-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Integrating Effective Teaching and Assessment Practices in Bio Lab
02-15-2018 11:00am Research NCFDD - Week 1 Writing Science: How to Write Proposals that Get Funded and Papers that Get Cited
02-15-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Institutional Programs to Foster Belonging
02-15-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Digital Humanities in Practice: The Wikipedia "Edit-a-Thon"
02-21-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Integrating Effective Teaching & Assessment Practices in Bio Labs -Case Studies
02-22-2018 11:00am Research NCFDD - Week 2 Writing Science: How to Write Proposals that Get Funded and Papers that Get Cited
02-22-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Equity-Oriented, Inclusive Teaching in STEM
02-22-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - What to Expect from My Teaching-as-Research Project? Reflections on the TAR Experience
02-22-2018 3:00pm Research Publishing, Copyright, and You: Authors' Rights & Open Access for Early Career Researchers
02-22-2018 4:00pm Teaching CIRTL - What to Expect from My Teaching-as-Research Project?
02-28-2018 1:00pm Teaching CRITL - Integrating Effective Teaching &Assessment Practices in Bio Labs - Case Studies
03-01-2018 1:00pm Career CIRTL - The Experiences of Undergraduate Women in STEM
03-02-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Data Management Planning: An Introduction
03-08-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Stereotype Threat and Implicit Bias
03-08-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Getting Started with EndNote Web
03-14-2018 1:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Engaging Students in the Teaching of Statistics
03-15-2018 3:30pm Teaching CIRTL - Faculty Advising in a Comm College Setting: What You Need to Know & How to do it Well
03-22-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Getting Started with Zotero
03-26-2018 2:00pm Teaching CIRTL - Writing an Effective Teaching Philosophy Statement
03-29-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Getting Started with Arduino, Raspberry Pi and Makey Makey
03-30-2018 3:00pm Teaching Library workshop - Hands on History: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom
04-01-2018 1:38pm Research NCFDD - Spring 2018 14-Day Writing Challenge
04-05-2018 3:00pm Career Library Workshop - Shameless Self-Promotion: An Introduction to Professional and Academic Networking
04-12-2018 3:00pm Research Library Workshop - Getting Started with LaTeX
04-18-2018 4:00pm Teaching CIRTL - All-Network Teaching-as-Research Presentations