Stanford University

Stanford Graduate Summer Institute (SGSI): Jumpstart Your Academic Job Search

Monday-Friday, September 9-13
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Postdocs and Graduate Students
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Jumpstart Your Academic Job Search

  • Chris Golde, PhD, assistant director of Career Communities–PhDs & postdocs, BEAM, Stanford Career Education

  • Arne Bakker, PhD, manager of Scientific Meetings, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Monday, Sept. 9, 9 AM – 5 PM; Tuesday, Sept. 10, 9 AM – 6 PM; Wednesday, Sept. 11, 9 AM – 5 PM; Thursday, Sept. 12, 9 AM – 6 PM; Friday, Sept. 13, 9 AM – 1 PM

Are you about to enter the job market for a faculty position? Get a jumpstart on preparing yourself and your application materials. This course is practical and experiential, involving practicing and editing. We will work on both written and oral parts of your job search preparation, including CVs, cover letters, research and teaching statements, and the job talk. Experts from across Stanford will present. An interdisciplinary class of peers will support you.

Audience: Open to advanced doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars entering the faculty job market during 2019-20.

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