Resources from Past Workshops
|Follow-up from Dean's Town Hall Health Insurance Meeting (08/30/11)
Improvisation for GSAS Students
Monday, March 19, 2012
3 - 5 p.m.
Distilling your Message
Thursday, April 12, 2012
3 - 5 p.m.
Dreamweaver Training - Learn to Make your own Graduate Student Webpage
(RSVP required - space is limited)
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
3 - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
3 - 5 p.m.
What Grad School Doesn't Teach You -- From Class to Career
Vincent E. Silvestri FCRH ' 79 MA '91 (Communications)
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
4 - 5:30 p.m.
Understanding the GSAS Distinguished Fellowships
Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2010, 2:30-4 p.m.
Description of GSAS Fellowship 2010-2011
External Funding Resources
Publishing in the Social Sciences Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Writerly rules for teachers
Mechanics and Stages of Peer Review Process
Crafting a Qualitative Research Article
Writing an Empirical Journal Article
Teaching Seminar Series: Effective Use of PowerPoint Date: Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Guest Speaker: Kristen Treglia, Instructional Technologist
Teaching Seminar Series: Effective Use of Blackboard Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2010
"Unique Challenges for Women in Academic and the Professional World"
Date: Monday, March 29, 2010
Mary Ann C. Bartels, CBA'85, M.A. '92 (Economics)
Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mary Ann Bartels is Chief U.S. Market Analyst and head of the U.S. Technical
and Market Analysis team within the Investment Strategy Group.
Mary Ann is the lead analyst on research publications such as Market
Analysis Comment, Hedge Fund Monitor and Monthly Chart Portfolio of
Global Markets. She appears on CNBC and Bloomberg and is often
quoted in various publications including the Wall Street Journal and the
Discussion on "Grad Student Loans, Savings, and Building a Financial Future"
Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2010
Anthony J. DeVito, Ph.D.
Creating a Teaching Portfolio for the Academic Job Search
Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Maryanne Kowaleski, Ph.D.
Joseph Fitzpatrick S.J. Distinguished Professor and Director of Medieval Studies
Vlasta Vranjes, Assistant Professor of English
This workshop offers practical advice about how to present teaching credentials when applying
for an academic position. Topics to be discussed includewhich materials to put into a teaching portfolio, writing the statement of teaching philosophy, how to handle student evaluations, what to talk about in the cover letter, and how to choose representative course materials. The workshop also presents different perspectives since it is jointly led by an experienced professor who has beenon many search committees and a new Ph.D. who just recently went through the jobsearch process.
2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Science Research Workshop
Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Dr. Rachel Annunziato, Department of Psychology
Dr. Elizabeth A. Archie, Department of Biological Sciences
Dr. Damian M. Lyons, Department of Computer and Information Science
Dr. Frank Hsu, Clavius Distinguished Professor of Science, Professor of Computer and Information Science
Networking Training Night
Date: Monday, January 12, 2009
Dessa Glasser, Ph.D., M.A. '83, Ph.D. '86 (Economics)
Chief Risk Officer, BungeLtd.
Casey Thampoe, Ph.D., B.S. '80 (Biology), M.S. '82, Ph.D. '86 (Psychology), LAW - J.D. '94
Senior Director - Patent Law, Schering-Plough Corporation
Rosemarie Traina-Moreno, M.A. '81 (Public Communications)
Financial Consultant, R.T. Moreno & Co.
This hands-on workshop will give you an opportunity to practice networking skills, and to pick up tips on how to best network from successful GSAS alumni from a variety of professional backgrounds.
"Not All Careers Are Linear"
Date: Wednesday, April 2, 2008
Andrea Merenyi, BA '75, MA '85
Ms. Merenyi's Fordham degree has taken her from the Federal
Reserve Bank of New York to Moody's Investors Service and, most
recently, to the Credit Risk Management Group at Ambac Assurance.
Come hear her explain how she has found success while realizing
that careers are not linear.
"Putting Your Degree to Work in a Non-Academic Setting"
Date: Monday, March 3, 2008
Gerald j. Siuta, Ph.D., GSAS ‘74
Dr. Siuta will discuss the path that his career has taken
since Fordham, and help you learn how to put your
degree to work in a non-academic setting.
Attending a Professional Conference
Date: Monday, October 22, 2007
Costas Panagopoulos, Ph.D.
Participation at professional conferences and meetings is an integral part of the graduate education process. Conference attendance is important for networking and research presentations. This discussion will focus on ways to maximize the benefits of conference participation.