Application Open for Leadership and Management in Action Program

August 31, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Virtual Zoom Meeting

Bioscience graduate students and postdocs: Join the new L-MAP program to build your leadership, management, and inclusive teamwork toolkit! 

This 12-week long program meets via Zoom each week to provide active-learning training in these important skills. Full-group sessions are led by an expert in leadership and organizational dynamics. Participants are sent a workbook that includes all program materials and guides trainees through self-reflective exercises in addition to the in-person content. The units covered are: professionalism and professional identity, leading without authority, negotiation, working in teams, inclusive organizational structure and ends with writing your leadership statement.

LMAP application due August 31:

Third cohorts of selected participants will be notified on or about September 8, 2020 and will meet on the following Tuesdays from 9-10 am

Full-Group Sessions: September 29; October 13 and 27; November 10 and 24; December 8

Small-Group Sessions: October 6 and 20; November 3 and 17; December 1 (small groups may choose a different day and time to meet)

* December 8 full-group session will meet for two hours, from 9-11 am. 

This program is supported by a Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Guidance for Trainees grant to Drs. Jessica Hutchins (DBBS) and Erin Heckler (Office of Postdoctoral Affairs).