Time: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Student-Alumni Council Room - 2nd Floor Ohio Union
This workshop will provide useful information about the job search process in academia. Information will be provided about helpful tips when starting your job search, where and how to look for openings, as well as what materials need to be prepared.
Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP.
Here is information on the remaining workshops in the series:
October 1: Academic Job Search – Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letters
This workshop will address how to write vitae and cover letters when searching for jobs in academia. Importance will be placed on format and content while highlighting career tips useful when applying for positions with a teaching and/or research emphasis.
October 8: Academic Job Search – Teaching and Research Statements
We’ll provide an overview of teaching and research statements, describe how they are used in the academic job search process, and provide guidance on how to write them. There will be opportunities during the session to start the process of writing these statements.
October 15: Academic Job Search – The On-Campus Interview
Career Counseling and Support Services will be presenting an interview skills workshop. The focus of the Workshop will be on being proactive in the interview so that students feel that they have control over what is being communicated and strategies for answering specific questions that are commonly asked.
October 22: Academic Job Search – Negotiating the Job Offer
Learn what to do when a search committee is prepared to offer you a faculty position. We’ll provide strategies for responding to a department’s offer, share some of the common elements of job offers around which candidates might negotiate, and introduce approaches that can help both parties—the job candidate and the hiring department—communicate effectively throughout the process of negotiation.
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