10 Aug

Navigating Difficult Conversations

August 10, 2022 to August 24, 2022
12:00 pm
Bernard Becker Medical Library, room 201, 660 S Euclid Drive, St Louis, Missouri 63110

Ever dread having a conversation with someone for fear of what might happen next?  Ever shied away from having a difficult conversation because you were uncertain about what to say or how to say it?  Avoiding difficult conversations is normal, but putting them off does not necessarily make them go away.  In fact, it can […]

9 Sep

Interviewing Skills Workshop for Postdocs

September 9, 2022
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Mid Campus Center, Room 2057, 4590 Childrens Place, St. Louis, MO 63110

This is the fifth workshop in the Academic Job Materials for Postdocs series. Effective interviewing involves preparation, understanding your audience, and anticipating how you will answer common questions about your research, teaching, and service. We will talk about what to expect for each stage of the interview process and how to best prepare to highlight […]

14 Oct

Chalk Talk/Science Communication Workshop for Postdocs

October 14, 2022
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Mid Campus Center, Room 2057, 4590 Childrens Place, St. Louis, MO 63110

This is the sixth workshop in the Academic Job Materials for Postdocs series. It is likely that you will be asked to present a Chalk Talk or other presentation on your research as a part of the interview process. This session will introduce strategies for preparing and delivering your research talk in a variety of […]