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.

The workshops are free and open to all Congress registered attendees and the general public.

Sunday, May 28

13:30 to 15:00 - Ideas matter: Telling your research story

Monday, May 29

08:30 to 10:00 - Creating an effective teaching dossier
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 - Open Access tools and how to use them in the classroom

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
13:30 to 15:00 - Enacting a culture of inclusion in the classroom and university
15:30 to 17:00 - Open Access material: What's out there and how to use it  

Wednesday, May 31

08:30 to 10:00 - What's Next? Building on Your Social Sciences & Humanities graduate degree with Mitacs
10:30 to 12:00 - Publishing articles: Tips for emerging researchers
13:30 to 15:00 - Activating and building resilience for career success

Thursday, June 1

08:30 to 10:00 - Working outside of academia, and happy too
13:30 to 15:00 - How to talk to 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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