Program

Career Corner

Career Corner

Career Corner is a professional development workshop series where everyone from graduate students to established faculty members can learn how to advance their academic careers, publish and market their research, improve their lesson planning and teaching skills and find out about careers outside of academia.

This series is free and open to all Congress registered attendees and the general public. Registration is not required. See more information about the registration access levels in About the fees.

Sunday, May 28

13:30 to 15:00 - Ideas matter: Telling your research story
15:30 to 17:00 - CIHR 101: A guide for humanities and social sciences trainees

Monday, May 29

08:30 to 10:00 - Working outside of academia, and happy too
10:30 to 12:00 - My uncertain self and I: Reconstructing a positive professional and personal narrative
13:30 to 15:00 - Publishing and marketing your scholarly book
15:30 to 17:00 - Engaging learners through innovative emerging educational technologies

Tuesday, May 30

08:30 to 10:00 - SSHRC Talent: Scholarships Fellowships and Beyond
10:30 to 12:00 - Establishing a flourishing relationship between thesis supervisor and supervisee
10:30 to 12:00 - Engaged scholarship, an engaged career: Reaching beyond academia
13:30 to 15:00 - Enacting a culture of inclusion in the classroom and university
15:30 to 17:00 - Building an open university: Using open access materials for your teaching and research

Wednesday, May 31

08:30 to 10:00 - What’s next for your social sciences and humanities degree?
10:30 to 12:00 - Publishing articles: Tips for emerging researchers
13:30 to 15:00 - Activating and building resilience for career success
15:30 to 17:00 - Take a good look at data visualization

Thursday, June 1

08:30 to 10:00 - Creating an effective teaching dossier
10:30 to 12:00 - Publishing and marketing your scholarly book
13:30 to 15:00 - How to talk to - and through - the media
15:30 to 17:00 - Fostering collegial and satisfying relationship in academia

Friday, June 2

08:30 to 10:00 - Resolving conflict in the workplace
 

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