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Custom Seminars for Groups

Contact the Office of Graduate Studies to help you locate a guest speaker for your next grad group meeting or brown bag luncheon. 

Possible Topics

Job Search: Résumés, CVs, CV-to-Resume, Optimizing LinkedIn Profiles, Cover Letters, US Job Search Engines, Job Interviews, Alternative Careers for PhDs

Writing and Presenting: Research Posters, Research Presentations, Reducing Presentation Anxiety, Public Outreach , Thesis/Dissertation Formatting

Grant writing:  Grant Writing Basics, Funding Searches, Abstract Writing, Budget Basics, Evaluation Basics, and Broader Impacts

Research: Selecting a Researchable Topic, Research Ethics; Human Subjects/Institutional Review Board Overview, Overview of CITI Training

Diversity: Cultural Literacy, Civility, Understanding Disabilities, Veterans Transitioning to College Life, LBGTQ Resources, Inclusion and Diversity 

About Graduate School: Finding a Graduate Degree Program, Getting into Graduate School, Funding your Graduate Education, Fellowship Essays, Work-Life Balance, Graduate Student Progress System