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Office of
Women in Science & Engineering

Professional Development Training for Graduate Students

Career and Networking

Crash Course on Networking

How to Apply for an Academic or Corporate Job

How to Write an Effective Curriculum Vita

I've Been Asked to Review A Paper, A Proposal, An Article...

I Need a Job

Negotiation Basics

Networking 101

Preparing for Your First Post Graduate Position

The Double Bind: Being Both Competent and Liked

The Job Application Package

Tips for Successfully Navigating The Job Hunt

Using Social Media to Promote Your Career

What Makes a Great Employee

Women Don't Ask



Effective Communication: Motivation, Impact and Being Heard

How to Communicate Effectively

How to Give an Effective Presentation

Keys to Delivering an Effective Talk

Non-Verbal Communication

Speaking with Confidence: How to Speak so that Others Will Really Listen

Using A Three-Point Communication Strategy to Think on Your Feet


Gender Equality

Stereotype Threat

WAGES: Workshop Activity for Gender Equity Simulation


Graduate School

Grad School Survival Guide

Lessons I Learned in Graduate School

Looking Back At What I Have Learned

Tips for Success in Grad School-Faculty Panel

What Do You Want to Do When You Grow Up

What They Don't Tell You in Graduate School



Advice from the Experts: Leadership and Success

Leadership Styles


Research and Conferences

Everything You Wanted to Know about Citing References

How to be Effective and Successful in Research

How to Get the Most Out of a Conference

How to Submit and Present a Poster

How to Write and Submit a Conference Paper

How to Write a Research Plan

Literature Review and Handout

Tips for Effective Presentations



“How to Write a Statement of Teaching Philosophy,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 27, 2003 (accessed February 2010)(http://chronicle.com/article/How-to-Write-a-Statement-of/45133)

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience: Why All Graduate Students Need It and Innovative Ways to Get It

Tips on Effective Job Interviews

Writing an Effective Teaching Statement


Time Management and Productivity

Tips on Effective Time Management

Getting It All Done- How to Increase Your Productivity

Lower Your Stress and Improve Your Outlook